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College Preparatory Economics with Mr. Sweeney

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HOMEWORK: Spring Chapter Assignments - and Test Due Dates -

ALL WRITTEN WORK MUST BE TURNED IN TO ME PERSONALLY.  NO WORK WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE HOUSE OFFICE OR IN MY HOUSE MAIL BOX! 

Chapter reading assignments and homework questions are due at the beginning of class. Late work receives no credit.

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Don't let the lack of Homework assignments and class note taking become hazardous to your grade. Remember, your notes along with your Home Learning assignments constitute 20% of your grade.

Be prepared to discuss the chapter questions in class on the due date.

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Chapter 1; What is Economics - Answer Questions below.

*Sec 1 Scarcity & the Science of Economics; Questions 2,3,4,5,6 on page 10

 *Sec 2 Basic Economic Concepts; Questions 2,3,4,5 on page 17

*Sec 3; Economic Choices & Decision Making Questions 2,3,4,5 on page 25

All Questions Due:  Jan 29-30

* Chapter 1 test on:  Feb.   2-3

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Chapter 2; Economic Systems & Decision Making - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Economic Systems; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 Evaluating Economic Performance; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Capitalism & Economic Freedom; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

Chapter 18; Comparative Economic Systems - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Spectrum of Economic Systems; Questions 2,3,4,5,7

All Questions Due:  FEB.   2-3

* Be prepared for test on Chapter 2 & 18 by:  Feb.   10-11

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Chapter 3; Business Organizations - Answer Questions Below.

 *Sec 1 Forms of Business Organizations; Questions 2,3,4,5 

*Sec 2 Business Growth and Expansion; Questions 2,3,4,5,7 

*Sec 3 Other Organizations; Questions 2,3,4,7  

All Questions Due:  Feb.   10-11

TEST on Chapter 3:  Feb.   19-20

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Chapter 4; Demand - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 What is Demand?; Questions 2,3,4

*Sec 2 Factors affecting Demand; Questions 1,2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Elasticity of Demand; Questions 2,3,4,5,7 

All Questions Due:  Feb   19-20

* Be prepared for a Test on Ch. 4:  Due:  Feb 25-26

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Chapter 5; Supply - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 What is Supply; Questions 2,3,4,5,7

 *Sec 2 The Theory of Production; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Cost, Revenue & Profit Maximization; Questions 2,3,4,5

All Questions Due:  Feb   25 -26

* Be prepared for a Test on Ch. 5:   Mar.  3-4

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Chapter 6; Prices and Decision Making - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Prices as Signals: Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 The Price System At Work; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Social Goals Vs. Market Efficiency; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  Mar . 3-4 

Be prepared to Test Ch. 6:  Mar.   9-10

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Chapter 7; Market Structures - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Competition & Market Structures; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 2 Market Failures; Questions; 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 3 The Role of Government; Questions; 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  March   9-10

Be prepared to Test Ch. 7 on:  March    13-16

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Chapter 17; International Trade

*Sec 1 Absolute & Comparative Advantage; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 Barriers to International Trade; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Financing & Trade Deficits; Questions 2,3,4,6

All Questions Due:  Mar.   13-16

* Be prepared for a test on Ch. 17:  Mar.  23-24

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Chapter 15; The Fed & Monetary Policy - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Federal Reserve System; Questions 1,2,3,4

*Sec 2 Monetary Policy; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 GDP and Population; 2,3,4

All Questions Due:  Mar.  23-24

Be prepared for a test on Ch. 15:   Mar. 27-30

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Chapter 12; Financial Markets - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Savings and the Financial System; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 2 Investment Strategies and Financial Assets; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 3 Investing in Equities, Futures and Options:  Questions 2,3,4,5

All Questions Due: Mar.  27-30

Be Prepared for a test  on Ch. 12:  Apr.  2-3

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Chapter 8; Employment, Labor & Wages - READ ENTIRE CHAPTER:  Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Labor Movement; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 2 Resolving Union & Management Differences; Questions 2,3,4

*Sec 3 Labor and Wages; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 4 Employment Trends and Issues; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  April  2-3

Be prepared to Test Ch. 8:  April   20-21

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Chapter 9; Federal Government, Taxation - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Economics of Taxation; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 2 The Federal Tax System; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 3 State and Local Taxes;  Questions 2,3,4,5 

*Sec 4 Current Tax Issues; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:   April  20-21

Be prepared for a Test on Ch. 9 on:  April  24-27

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Chapter 10; Federal Government, Spending - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Economic of Government Spending; Questions 2,3,4,5 

*Sec 2 Federal Government Expenditures; Questions 2,3,4

*Sec 3 State and Local Government Expenditures;  Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 4 Deficits, Surpluses & the National Debt; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  April  24-27

Be prepared for a test on Ch.10 on:    May 6-7

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Chapter 13; Economic Performance - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Measuring the Nations Output; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 GDP & Changes in the Price Level; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 GDP & Population;  Questions 2,3,4

*Sec 4 Economic Growth;  Questions 2,3,4,5

All Questions Due:  May  6-7

--Be prepared for a test on Ch. 13 on:  May  12-13

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Chapter 14; Economic Instability - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Business Cycles and Fluctuations; Questions 1,2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 Unemployment; Questions 1,2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Inflation; Questions 1,2,3,4,5

*Sec 4 Poverty & the Distribution of Income; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  May  12-13

Be prepared for a test on Ch. 14 on:  May  18-19

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Chapter 16; Achieving Economic Stability - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Cost of Economic Stability; Questions 2,3,4

*Sec 2 Macroeconomic Equilibrium; Questions 1,2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 3 Stabilization Policies; Questions 1,2,3,4,5,6

*Sec 4 Economics and Politics; Questions 2,3,4,5,6

All Questions Due:  May  18-19

Test Ch. 16:  May  TBA

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Chapter 20; Global Economic Challenges Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Global Demand for Resources; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 2 Economic Incentives and Resources; Questions 2,3,4,5

*Sec 3 Applying the Economic Way of Thinking; Questions 2,3,4,5

All Questions Due:  TBA

Test Ch. 20:  TBA

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FINAL EXAMS:   
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