AP Microeconomics Week of 3/26/18

*Test will be Friday this week.  This is a school day.  That’s the best way for us to do it so you can get all of your quizzes back, we get totally prepared, and have the benefit of Hoya Block on Wednesday and Thursday.  We probably won’t need all the time to review so we’ll begin squeezing in some material in preparation for the EOC as well.

MON-Another handful of practice questions for AP test

Practice FRQ on externalities

Go over monopoly regulation quizzes

Graphic organizer on business organizations:  sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations

TUE-Another handful of practice questions for AP test

Practice FRQ on externalities

Go over monopoly regulation quizzes

Graphic organizer on business organizations:  sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations

WED-Another handful of practice questions for AP test

Review for test

Begin notes on personal finance for the EOC

THUR-Another handful of practice questions for AP test

Review for test

Begin notes on personal finance for the EOC

FRI-Unit #5 Test

Unit #5 Graphs due

Honors Government Week of 3/26/18

MON-Notes on the foundations of government

Read and summarize Enlightenment documents that influenced American Government

Read Declaration of Independence and answer questions

TUE-Bring government books to class

Quiz on the Declaration of Independence

Video with questions on Washington and implementing the Constitution under the first president

Read Article I of the Constitution and answer questions

WED-Quiz on Article I of the Constitution

Notes on the Constitutional Convention

Read Article II of the Constitution and answer questions

THUR-Quiz on Article I of the Constitution

Continue notes on the Constitutional Convention

Read Articles III-VII of the Constitution and answer questions

FRI-Quiz on Articles III-VII of the Constitution and answer questions

Video clips on the Bill of Rights

Illustrate the Bill of Rights

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/19/18

*Note:  any make up work from Unit #4 and Unit #4 test corrections are due by Friday

MON-Next handful of practice multiple choice for AP exam

Sheet on computing different types of taxes:  progressive, proportional, and regressive

Continue discussion of monopoly as a market failure

Work another practice FRQ on monopoly

Get Unit #5 practice MC questions

TUE-Next handful of practice multiple choice for AP exam

Sheet on computing different types of taxes:  progressive, proportional, and regressive

Continue discussion of monopoly as a market failure

Work another practice FRQ on monopoly

Get Unit #5 practice MC questions

WED-Next handful of practice multiple choice for AP exam

Quiz on monopoly

Practice FRQ on externalities

THUR-Next handful of practice multiple choice for AP exam

Quiz on monopoly

Practice FRQ on externalities

FRI-Government test

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/12/18

MON-Quiz on externalities

Go over a FRQ on externalities

Notes on income distribution

Work problems from the Lorenz Curve and different tax systems

TUE-Quiz on externalities

Go over a FRQ on externalities

Notes on income distribution

Work problems from the Lorenz Curve and different tax systems

WED-1/2 day or 1/8 day for early release

Quiz on income distribution

THUR-Practice AP multiple choice

Notes on monopoly regulation and anti-trust legislation

FRQ on monopoly regulation

FRI-Practice AP multiple choice

Notes on monopoly regulation and anti-trust legislation

FRQ on monopoly regulation

Honors Economics Week of 3/12/18

MON-Unit 4 problem sets due

Unit 4 Test on International Economics

Continue notes on Personal Finance

TUE-EOC practice questions

Continue notes on Personal Finance

Work problems on mortgages, savings, insurance, etc.

WED-International Economics Touchstone test

EOC practice questions

Continue notes on Personal Finance

THUR-Personal Finance Touchstone test

EOC practice questions

FRI-Test on Personal Finance Economics

*USA Test Prep Remedial quiz assignments due by start of class on Monday 3/19

*USA Test Prep Domain Tests and Medium Test due by start of class on Tuesday 3/20

*EOC is March 20 and March 21-study guides on the blog

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/5/18

MON-Continue multiple choice practice questions for AP Exam

Notes on market failures and types of goods/public goods

Video clips on public goods and common resources

TUE-Continue multiple choice practice questions for AP Exam

Notes on market failures and types of goods/public goods

Video clips on public goods and common resources

WED-Quiz on market failures and types of goods

Continue multiple choice practice questions for AP Exam

Notes on externalities and graph analysis

Video clips on externalities

FRQ practice on externalities

THUR-Quiz on market failures and types of goods

Continue multiple choice practice questions for AP Exam

Notes on externalities and graph analysis

Video clips on externalities

FRQ practice on externalities

FRI-Quiz on externalities

Notes on income distribution

Honors Economics Week of 3/5/18

MON-Clothing label search and home country activity

Notes on absolute and comparative advantage and practice problems to compute them

TUE-Macroeconomics Touchstone Quiz in the lab

Quiz on absolute and comparative advantage

Notes on exchange rates

Video clip on the Euro

Practice problems working with exchange rates

Group activity trip around the world with foreign currency

WED-Quiz on exchange rates

Notes on trade organizations and trade barriers

Video clip on NAFTA

Notes and practice problems on the balance of payments and balance of trade

THUR-Quiz on the balance of payments, balance of trade, and trade organizations and trade barriers

Unit 4 problem sets due, grade in class

FRI-Test #4 on International Economics

Begin notes on personal finance