Zach is looking for a homeowners insurance policy for his new house. AAA Insurance company has offered him a plan that insures his home annually for $0.36 per $100 of value in the home. In order to make calculations easier, Thompson’s Insurance lists their annual homeowners insurance premium a bit differently, at $3.63 per $1,000 of value in the home. Zach’s house is worth $289,000. What should Zach be thinking as he chooses between the two insurance companies? a. $3.63 per $1,000 is approximately the same as $0.36 per $100. The premiums for the two insurance companies will the same. b. The annual premium for his house would be cheaper through AAA. c. The annual premium for his house would be cheaper through Thompson’s. d. Since the two insurance companies list their premiums differently, the two cannot be compared.
b because it is is 3 cents cheaper to do AAA insurance