on january 1 2014 mechanics credit union mcu issued 7 20 year bonds payable with face value of 300000/

Requirements
1. If the market interest rate is 6% when MCU issues its bonds, will the bonds be priced at face value, at a premium, or at a discount? Explain.
2. If the market interest rate is 8% when MCU issues its bonds, will the bonds be priced at face value, at a premium, or at a discount? Explain.
3. The issue price of the bonds is 95. Journalize the following bond transactions:
a. Issuance of the bonds on January 1, 2014.
b. Payment of interest and amortization on June 30, 2014.
c. Payment of interest and amortization on December 31, 2014.
d. Retirement of the bond at maturity on December 31, 2033.