AP Microeconomics Week of 1/30/17

MON-Continue notes on supply and demand for labor and marginal revenue product

Video clips about the minimum wage

Practice calculating MRP for the firm and determining how many workers to hire

TUE-Continue notes on supply and demand for labor and marginal revenue product

Video clips about the minimum wage

Practice calculating MRP for the firm and determining how many workers to hire

WED-Quiz on MRP and the number of workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on labor markets

THUR-Quiz on MRP and the number of workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on labor markets

FRI-Stossel video clips on the labor market

Labor market article and questions

 

Honors Economics Week of 1/30/17

***Bring books to class Tue and Wed

MON-Quiz on equilibrium, price ceilings, price floors

Notes on elasticity of demand

Calculate elasticity and classify the answers

TUE-Quiz on elasticity of demand

Graphic organizer on business organizations:  sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation

Video clip on the beginning of Apple Computer

WED-Quiz on business organizations

Tipping Point quiz Chapter 2

Notes on business organizations:  perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, monopoly

Graphic organizer on market structures

Video clip on Microsoft in the 90s and antitrust laws

THUR-Continue notes on market structures

Video clips on oligopoly

Article reading about the 4 market structures

FRI-John Stossel goes to Washington video with questions

Work on Unit #2 problem sets due on Monday

Unit #2 test Tuesday

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/23/17

MON-Unit 3 problem set due for Monday classes

TUE-Unit 3 problem set due for Tuesday classes

WED-Unit #3 Graphs due

Test #3 on the firm

THUR-Notes on marginal revenue product for workers for the firm

Practice problems calculating MRP

FRQ practice on how many workers should the firm hire

FRI-Notes on marginal revenue product for workers for the firm

Practice problems calculating MRP

FRQ practice on how many workers should the firm hire

Quiz next Monday on MRP, how many workers should the firm hire

 

Honors Economics Week of 1/23/17

MON-Quiz on money and the circular flow model

Notes on demand, the law of demand, demand curves, and determinants of demand

Video clip on demand for designer jeans in the 80s

Worksheet practicing plotting demand curves, analyzing shifts

TUE-Quiz on demand

Notes on supply, the law of supply, supply curves, and determinants of supply

Video clip on oil supplies

Worksheet practicing plotting supply curves, analyzing shifts

WED-Quiz on supply

Equilibrium simulation

Notes on equilibrium of supply and demand, effect of supply/demand shifts on equilibrium

Video clip on baseball player salaries as related to supply/demand/equilibrium

Worksheet practicing plotting equilibrium, analyzing shifts

THUR-Tipping Point quiz #1:  intro and Chapter 1; you can use hand-written notes

Notes on price ceilings and price floors

Video clips on price gouging laws and price controls on prescription drugs

FRI-Quiz on equilibrium

Notes on elasticity of demand

Practice problems computing elasticity of demand

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/16/17

TUE-Continue notes on oligopoly models

Practice FRQs on oligopoly game theory

WED-Continue notes on oligopoly models

Practice FRQs on oligopoly game theory

THUR-Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Get practice multiple choice questions

Get unit problem set-due Tue for this group

FRI-Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Get practice multiple choice questions

Get unit problem set-due Mon for this group

 

Unit 3 multiple choice test next Wednesday with 1-2 short FRQs

Honors Economics Week of 1/16/17

TUE-Complete notes on market failures and role of government

Video clips on private and public goods and externalities

Research government regulatory agencies

WED-Quiz on private/public goods, externalities, and role of government

Unit 1 problem set packet due; we’ll grade in class

John Stossel video on Greed and its role in the economy

THUR-Unit #1 Test

Article with questions on prescription drug prices

FRI-Go over tests

If it was money activity

Notes on different types of money

Video on the history of money

 

Honors Economics Week of 1/9/17

MON-Quiz on intro to economics/economic goals

Notes on economic systems

Video clips on economic systems around the world

TUE-Quiz on economic systems

Activity to show production possibilities

Notes on production possibilities/video clips

Practice sheet on graphing/interpreting production possibilities curves

WED-Quiz on production possibilities

Notes on the role of government, public goods and market failures

Research government regulatory agencies

THUR-Quiz on the role of government, public goods and market failures

Presentations of government regulatory agencies

FRI-Unit #1 problem set is due–will be explained in class Monday

Quiz on unit 1 video assignments from blog–will be explained in class Monday

Test #1 on Tuesday 1/17

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/9/16

MON-Complete monopolistic competition practice handouts

Notes on monopolistic competition with regard to efficiency

Practice FRQ on monopolistic competition

Notes on oligopoly characteristics

TUE-Complete monopolistic competition practice handouts

Notes on monopolistic competition with regard to efficiency

Practice FRQ on monopolistic competition

Notes on oligopoly characteristics

WED-Quiz on monopolistic competition

Notes on oligopoly game theory

THUR-Practice FRQs on oligopoly game theory

Get practice multiple choice questions for unit 3

FRI-Practice FRQs on oligopoly game theory

Get practice multiple choice questions for unit 3

 

*Quiz Mon/Tue next week oligopoly game theory