AP Microeconomics Week of 2/27/17

*Deadline for AP Exam registration is Wed 3/1

MON-Quick review of factor markets so far

Notes on elasticity of resource demand, impact of unions, and economic rent

Unit 4 practice multiple choice questions

Both classes receive Unit 4 problem sets

TUE-Quick review of factor markets so far

Notes on elasticity of resource demand, impact of unions, and economic rent

Unit 4 practice multiple choice questions

WED-Unit 4 problem set is due for Wed. econ students; grade in class

Whiteboard review for test

THUR-Unit 4 problem set is due for Thur. econ students; grade in class

Whiteboard review for test

FRI-Test #4 on Factor Markets

Unit #4 graphs are due

Honors Economics Week of 2/27/17

MON-Complete notes on fiscal policy and aggregate demand and supply

Practice problems on how different fiscal policies affect the economy

Receive Unit 3 problem sets, due Wed.

TUE-Quiz on taxes and fiscal policy

Notes on banking, the Federal Reserve, and monetary policy

Practice problems on how different monetary policies affect the economy

WED-Quiz on Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Unit 3 problem sets due, grade in class

THUR-Test #3 on Macroeconomics

FRI-Tipping Point Quiz on Chapters 5-6

Clothing label search for international economics

Notes on international trade

Practice absolute and comparative advantage problems

Quiz Monday onĀ absolute and comparative advantage

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/13/17

We’ll be on 1/2 period rotation this week between govt/econ for your govt simulation and econ class

MON-Least cost rule and profit maximizing rule practice

TUE-Quiz on least cost rule and profit maximizing rule

WED-Notes on labor unions

Begin labor union simulation

THUR-Complete union simulation

Notes on economic rent

Get unit 4 practice multiple choice

FRI-Unit 4 practice FRQs

Honors Economics Week of 2/13/17

MON-Complete notes on unemployment

Sheet on calculating the unemployment rate and labor force participation rate and classifying the types of unemployment

TUE-Quiz on unemployment

Notes on aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and inflation

Price simulation

Video clip on inflation

WED-Quiz on inflation

Notes on taxes and fiscal policy

Begin budget activity

THUR-Tipping Point quiz #4

Continue notes on fiscal policy

Complete budget activity

FRI-Quiz on taxes and fiscal policy

Notes on the Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Video clips on the Fed and historic monetary policy

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/6/17

MON-FRQ practice on labor markets, how many workers to hire, drawing the labor market and firm

Notes on monopsony labor markets

TUE-FRQ practice on labor markets, how many workers to hire, drawing the labor market and firm

Notes on monopsony labor markets

WED-Quiz on competitive and monopsony labor markets, # of workers to hire

Notes on unions and their impact on the labor markets

Union and management negotiation simulation

THUR-Quiz on competitive and monopsony labor markets, # of workers to hire

Notes on unions and their impact on the labor markets

Union and management negotiation simulation

FRI-Quiz on unions and their impact on the labor markets

Least-cost rule and profit-maximizing rule practice in hiring workers and buying capital for the firm

Honors Economics Week of 2/6/17

MON-Continue notes on market structures

Video clips on oligopoly

Market structure simulation

TUE-Market structures quiz

Get Unit 2 problem sets

WED-Grade unit 2 problem sets in class

Unit 2 test on microeconomics

THUR-Notes on measuring the economy, GDP, and the business cycle

Practice problems on computing GDP and classifying its components

FRI-Quiz on GDP and the business cycle

Notes on unemployment

Practice problems computing the unemployment rate and classifying the types of unemployment