AP Microeconomics Week of 10/15/18

MON-Grade problem sets in class

Work sample multiple choice questions

TUE-Grade problem sets in class

Work sample multiple choice questions

WED-Test on Unit #2:  intro to markets

THUR-Begin notes on the firm:  define profit and profit maximization

Notes on the production function, marginal product, and diminishing marginal returns

Practice problems computing production data and graphing total, marginal, and average product

FRI-Begin notes on the firm:  define profit and profit maximization

Notes on the production function, marginal product, and diminishing marginal returns

Practice problems computing production data and graphing total, marginal, and average product

Honors Economics Week of 10/15/18

*EOCs this week:  refer to study guides/aides on this blog

USA Test Prep assignments due Monday and Tuesday

MON-USA Test Prep remedial assignments due Monday by start of class

Fundamental Touchstone quiz

Review prior Touchstone quizzes

TUE-USA Test Prep domain tests and large test due by start of class

Economics EOC Day 1

WED-Economics EOC Day 2

THUR-Citizenship test/political philosophy quiz

Begin notes on Unit 1 foundations of government

FRI-Continue notes on foundations of government

Analyze key documents to the foundations of government in America

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/8/18

MON-Quiz on utility and the utility-maximizing rule

Review quizzes on taxes and international trade

Notes on income and substitution effects

FRQ practice on unit 2 concepts

TUE-Quiz on utility and the utility-maximizing rule

Review quizzes on taxes and international trade

Notes on income and substitution effects

FRQ practice on unit 2 concepts

WED-no 1st period class due to PSAT testing; 3rd only for us

Review quizzes on utility

Practice multiple choice questions on unit 2

THUR-will have a full 1st period on early release day today

Review quizzes on utility

Practice multiple choice questions on unit 2

FRI-Unit 2 FRQ quiz

Receive Unit 2 problem sets–due 1st day you have class next week

 

*Unit 2 Test tentatively scheduled for Wednesday October 17th.

Honors Economics Week of 10/8/18

MON-Touchstones quiz on international economics for review

Receive USA Test Prep assignments:  remediation assignments are due Monday October 15th; Domain quizzes and large test are due Tuesday October 16th–both by the start of your class on those days

Notes on personal finance economics on taxes and credit

Simulate the costs of credit, loans, etc.

TUE-Continue notes on personal finance economics:  insurance

Review different insurance policies and calculate the costs associated with deductibles, co-pays, out of pocket expenses, etc.

WED-PSAT Day; no class

THUR-Conclude notes on personal finance economics

FRI-Touchstones Quiz on personal finance economics

Work on your USA Test Prep assignments for HW-remediation assignments are due Monday October 15th; Domain quizzes and large test are due Tuesday October 16th–both by the start of your class on those days

 

Next week:

*USA Test Prep remediation assignments due Monday October 15th; USA Test Prep domain tests and large test due Tuesday October 16th

*Touchstones quiz Monday October 15th on fundamental economics

*EOC Tue/Wed October 16th and 17th–plenty of study material on this blog

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/1/18

MON-Complete notes on implications of taxes on a market

FRQ practice on taxes, cons/prod surplus, tax revenue, and deadweight loss

TUE-Complete notes on implications of taxes on a market

FRQ practice on taxes, cons/prod surplus, tax revenue, and deadweight loss

WED-Quiz on implications of taxes on the market

Notes on the impact of international trade in exporting and importing countries

FRQ practice on implications of international trade

THUR-Quiz on implications of taxes on the market

Notes on the impact of international trade in exporting and importing countries

FRQ practice on implications of international trade

FRI-Naked Economics reading quiz on Chapter 1

Complete notes on international trade implications–quiz next week

Honors Economics Week of 10/1/18

MON-Review calculating absolute and comparative advantage

Continue international trade notes on costs and benefits of trade barriers and arguments for and against free trade

Introduce notes on exchange rates

Get unit 4 problem sets

TUE-Quiz on absolute and comparative advantage

Continue notes on exchange rates, practice converting currencies

Group activity on computing currencies

WED-Quiz on exchange rates

Unit 4 problem set due

THUR-Test #4 on International Economics

Begin notes on personal finance

FRI-Touchstone quiz to review macroeconomics

Naked Economics reading quiz on Chapters 9-10

Continue notes on personal finance

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 9/17/18

MON-Review elasticity quizzes

Notes on consumer, producer, and total surplus and efficiency

Practice calculating surpluses

TUE-Review elasticity quizzes

Notes on consumer, producer, and total surplus and efficiency

Practice calculating surpluses

WED-Quiz on consumer, producer, and total surplus and efficiency

Notes on taxes and their impact on the market for a good

FRQ practice problems on taxes

THUR-Quiz on consumer, producer, and total surplus and efficiency

Notes on taxes and their impact on the market for a good

FRQ practice problems on taxes

FRI-Govt test?

 

Honors Economics Week of 9/17/18

MON-Quiz on taxes, fiscal policy, deficits, and the national debt

Video clips on monetary and fiscal policy

TUE-Unit 3 problem sets due

Review for test, Kahoots, etc.

WED-Unit #3 Test on Macroeconomics

THUR-Clothing label search for country of production

Home country of companies activity

Compute absolute and comparative advantage

FRI-Continue problems on absolute and comparative advantage

AP Microeconomics Week of 9/10/18

MON-Quiz on equilibrium, shifts in equilibrium, price ceilings and floors

Notes on elasticity of demand

Practice calculating and classifying elasticity of demand

TUE-Quiz on equilibrium, shifts in equilibrium, price ceilings and floors

Notes on elasticity of demand

Practice calculating and classifying elasticity of demand

WED-Quiz on elasticity of demand

Notes on elasticity of supply, cross-price elasticity of demand and income elasticity

Practice problems calculating elasticity of supply, cross-price elasticity of demand and income elasticity

THUR-Quiz on elasticity of demand

Notes on elasticity of supply, cross-price elasticity of demand and income elasticity

Practice problems calculating elasticity of supply, cross-price elasticity of demand and income elasticity

FRI-Quiz on elasticity of supply, cross-price elasticity of demand and income elasticity

Notes on utility and the utility-maximizing rule