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Exchange Rates: How Money Affects Trade

In this economics lesson, students will compute exchange rates to learn their impact on international trade.
Key Concepts: Markets and Prices, Trade, Exchange and Interdependence
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Wealth not Cash

In this personal finance lesson, students will learn why wealth is the essential feature of a successful financial life.
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Income, Money
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Production Possibilities Curve

In this economics lesson, students will use a production possibilities curve to learn about scarcity and opportunity cost.
Key Concepts: Choice, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Scarcity
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Where Does the Price of Pizza Come From?

In this economics lesson, students will examine data for buyers and sellers to learn how prices emerge in a market.
Key Concepts: Demand, Markets and Prices, Supply
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Margin Of Error

The lesson begins with an introduction to the use of polls in political campaigns. The students are introduced to the…
Key Concepts: Choice
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Compound Interest

Students learn what compound interest is, how it is calculated, and appreciate the impact it makes on loans and investments.…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Credit, Interest…
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Students take an interest inventory test that gives them a list of careers from which to choose. Once they select…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting, Roles of Government
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Distribution of Income

Students engage in a simulation to explore how productivity influences the distribution of income and how government policy influences the…
Key Concepts: Distribution of Income, Income Distribution, Productivity
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Rates of Change

This lesson uses a classic video clip to introduce variable and fixed inputs. Students participate in an activity that demonstrates…
Key Concepts: Business Costs and Revenues, Profit
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Deriving Marginalism

This lesson creates a connection between derivatives and marginalism. Students will be engaging in a set of scaffolding activities that…
Key Concepts: Business Costs and Revenues, Profit
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In the Market for a New Car?

There are three major purchases that you will make in your lifetime, and one happens to be buying a car.…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Choice, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Using Slope to Compute Opportunity Cost

Students learn the basic economic concept of opportunity cost and draw a production possibilities frontier to learn the constraints a…
Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Goods and Services
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