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  YOU MUST TURN IN ALL WORK 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 Home Learning assignments and class note taking become hazardous to your grade. Remember, your notes along with your Home Learning assignments constitutes 20% of your final grade.

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

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FALL HOMELEARNING ASSIGNMENTS

Chapter 1; What is Economics - Answer Questions below.

*Sec 1 Scarcity & the Science of Economics; Assessment Question 2 on page 10

 *Sec 2 Basic Economic Concepts; Assessment Question 2 on page 17

*Sec 3 Economic Choices & Decision Making Question;  Assessment 2 on page 25 

*Page 28 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1,2,3,6,7,8,9,10,12 

Chapter 1 Questions due:  Sept.  2-3

* Chapter 1 test on: Sept.  8-9

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

*Sec 1 Economic Systems; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Evaluating Economic Performance; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Capitalism & Economic Freedom; Assessment Question 2

*Page 54 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1 thourgh 8

Chapter 18; Comparative Economic Systems - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Spectrum of Economic Systems; Assessment Question 2

*Page 516 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1 Questions 1,2,3

Chapter 2 & 18 Questions due: Sept.  8-9

* Be prepared for test on Chapter 2 & 18 by:  Sept.   12-17

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Chapter 3; Business Organizations - Answer Questions Below.

 *Sec 1 Forms of Business Organizations; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Business Growth and Expansion; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Other Organizations; Assessment Question 2

*Page 82 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1,2,3,5,6,8,9,11

Chapter 3 Questions due: Sept.   12-17

TEST on Chapter 3:   Sept 24-25

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Chapter 4; Demand - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 What is Demand?; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Factors affecting Demand; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Elasticity of Demand; Assessment Question 2

*Page 110 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 2 through 6

Chapter 4 Questions Due:  Sept. 24-25

* Be prepared for a Test on Ch. 4:   Sept. 30 - Oct. 1

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Chapter 5; Supply - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 What is Supply; Assessment Question 2

 *Sec 2 The Theory of Production; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Cost, Revenue & Profit Maximization; Assessment Question 2

*Page 134 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 3 through 9

Chapter 5 Questions Due:   Sept. 30 - Oct. 1

* Be prepared for a Test on Ch. 5:    Oct. 6-7

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

*Sec 1 Prices as Signals: Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 The Price System At Work; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Social Goals Vs. Market Efficiency; Assessment Question 2

*Page 158 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1 through 8

Chapter 6 Questions Due:  Oct.   6-7

Be prepared to Test Ch. 6: Oct.   10-13

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Chapter 7; Market Structures - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Competition & Market Structures; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Market Failures; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 The Role of Government; Assessment Question 2

*Page 186 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1,2,4,5,6,8,9,10,13

Chapter 7 Questions Due:  Oct.    10-13

*Be prepared to Test Ch. 7 on:  Oct.    16-17

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Chapter 17; International Trade

*Sec 1 Absolute & Comparative Advantage; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Barriers to International Trade; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Financing & Trade Deficits; Assessment Question 2

*Page 488 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1 through 8

Chapter 17 Questions due: Oct.   16-17

 * Be prepared for a test on Ch. 17:  Oct.  22-23

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

*Sec 1 The Federal Reserve System; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Monetary Policy; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 GDP and Population; Assessment Quesiton 2

*Page 434 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 2,3,4,5,6,8,9,10

Chapter 15 Questions Due:    Oct.  22-23

Be prepared for a test on Ch. 15:   Oct. 28-29

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Chapter 12; Financial Markets - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Savings and the Financial System; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Investment Strategies and Financial Assets; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Investing in Equities, Futures, and Options; Assessment Question 2

*Page 336 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2 & 3 Questions 1 through 10 and  12

Chapter 12 Questions Due:  Oct. 28-29   

Be Prepared for a test  on Ch. 12:  Nov.    3-4

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

*Sec 1 The Labor Movement; Assessment Questions 2

*Sec 2 Resolving Union & Management Differences; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Labor and Wages; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 4 Employment Trends and Issues; Assessment Question 2

*Page 220 "Reviewing the Facts"   Questions: 1,3,4,6,7,8,9,11,12,13,14

Chapter 8 Questions Due:   Nov.   3-4

Be prepared to Test Ch. 8:   Nov.  13-14

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

*Sec 1 The, Economics of Taxation; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 The Federal Tax System; AssessmentQuestion 2

*Sec 3 State and Local Taxes;  Assessment Question 2

*Sec 4 Current Tax Issues; Assessment Question 2

*Page 252"Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 4 Questions 2,3,4,5,6,7,9,11,12,13,14

Chapter 9 Questions Due:  Nov.   13-14

Be Prepared for a Test Ch 9 on:  Nov. 19-20

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

*Sec 1 The Economic of Government Spending;  Assessment Question 2 

*Sec 2 Federal Government Expenditures; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 State and Local Government Expenditures;  Assessment Question 2  

*Sec 4 Deficits, Surpluses & the National Debt; Assessment Question 2

*Page 280 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 2, & 4 Questions 2,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,13

Chapter 10 Questions Due:  Nov.  19-20

Be prepared for a test on Chapter 10 on:    Dec. 2-3

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Chapter 13; Economic Performance - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Measuring the Nations Output; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 GDP & Changes in the Price Level; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 GDP and Population:  Assessment Question 2

*Sec 4 Economic Growth:  Assessment Question 2

*Page 370 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, 3,& 3 Questions 1,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12

Chapter 13 Questions Due:  Dec. 2-3

Be prepared for a test on Ch. 13:   Dec.  8-9

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Chapter 14; Economic Instability - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 Business Cycles and Fluctuations; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Unemployment; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Inflation; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 4 Poverty and the Distribution of Income: Assessment Question 2

*Page 402-3 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 2,3,4,5,6,8,9,10,11,12.13

Chapter 14 Questions Due:  Dec.   8-9

Be prepared for a test on Ch. 14:  Dec.   12-15

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Chapter 16; Achieving Economic Stability - Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Cost of Economic Stability; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Macroeconomic Equilibrium; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Stabilization Policies; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 4 Economics and Politics; Assessment Question 2

*Page 462 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, 3 & 4 Questions 2,4,5,7,8,9,11

Chapter 16 Questions Due:  Dec.    12-15

Test Ch. 16:  Dec. 18  -  Jan. 5

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Chapter 20; Global Economic Challenges Answer Questions Below.

*Sec 1 The Global Demand for Resources; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 2 Economic Incentives and Resources; Assessment Question 2

*Sec 3 Applying the Economic Way of Thinking; Assessment Question 2

*Page 564 "Reviewing the Facts"  Sec 1, 2, & 3 Questions 1 through 11

Chapter 20 Questions Due:  Dec. 18  -  Jan. 5

Test Ch. 20:   Jan 8-9

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FINAL EXAMS
Jan. 16: 1st period
Jan, 20:  2nd period  - 9:00
                4th period   - 11:10
Jan 21:   3rd period  - 9:00
                5th period   - 11:10
Jan 22     6th period  - 9:00
                7th period   - 11:10