AP Microeconomics Week of 1/28/19

Here is the Unit 4 plan we are working from:  AP ECON UNIT 4 PLANS

MON-FRQ practice on competitive labor markets

Continue notes on competitive and monopsony labor markets

TUE-FRQ practice on competitive labor markets

Continue notes on competitive and monopsony labor markets

Practice problems calculating the least-cost and profit-maximizing combinations

WED-Quiz on competitive and monopsony labor markets and the impact of labor unions

Notes on the least cost rule and profit maximizing rule for labor and capital

Practice problems calculating the least-cost and profit-maximizing combinations

THUR-Quiz on competitive and monopsony labor markets and the impact of labor unions

Notes on the least cost rule and profit maximizing rule for labor and capital

FRI-Quiz on least-cost and profit-maximizing rules

Honors Economics Week of 1/28/19

MON-Complete notes on equilibrium

Practice graphing supply and demand and interpreting the impact of shifts of supply and demand

Analyze the impact of price ceilings and price floors on the market

TUE-No school

WED-Quiz on equilibrium, price ceilings, and price floors

Notes on elasticity of demand

Calculate elasticity of demand for products and classify the answers

THUR-Quiz on elasticity of demand

Graphic organizer comparing the business organizations

Video clip on the beginning of Apple Computer

Receive Unit 2 problem sets-due next Mon Feb. 4th

FRI-Quiz on business organizations

Graphic organizer on the 4 market structures

Video clip on Microsoft’s market power in the 90s and government’s use of anti-trust laws against it

 

 

*Unit 2 problem sets due on Monday

*Touchstone quiz on Unit 2 on Tuesday

*Test on Unit 2 on Wednesday

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/21/19

Here is the Unit 4 plan we’re working from:  AP ECON UNIT 4 PLANS

MON-No school

TUE-Practice problem on computing MRP

Quiz on MRP

Video clip on the gender pay gap

WED-Practice problem on computing MRP

Quiz on MRP

Video clip on the gender pay gap

THUR-FRQ quiz on MRP, workers to hire, firm profit/loss

Notes on perfectly competitive labor markets

Graph competitive labor market and firm side by side

FRI-FRQ quiz on MRP, workers to hire, firm profit/loss

Notes on perfectly competitive labor markets

Graph competitive labor market and firm side by side

Honors Economics Week of 1/21/19

*Next 2 Naked Economics chapters are Chapters 1 and 5; questions on the Unit 2 Test

MON-No School

TUE-Notes on the circular flow model

Circular flow model worksheet

WED-Quiz on the circular flow model

Notes on demand

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting demand curves

THUR-Quiz on demand

Notes on supply

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting supply curves

FRI-Quiz on supply

Market in Wheat activity

Notes on equilibrium

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting equilibrium graphs

 

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/14/19

Here’s our unit 3 plan as you prepare for Monday’s test:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Unit #3 Multiple Choice Test on the Firm

TUE-FRQ part of test on Unit 3 in class

Notes on the marginal revenue product of labor

Practice calculating MRP for workers and determining how many workers the firm should hire at a particular wage

WED-FRQ part of test on Unit 3 in class

Notes on the marginal revenue product of labor

Practice calculating MRP for workers and determining how many workers the firm should hire at a particular wage

THUR-Quiz on the marginal revenue product of labor and how many workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on MRP, how many workers to hire, the firm’s profit/loss, etc.

FRI-Quiz on the marginal revenue product of labor and how many workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on MRP, how many workers to hire, the firm’s profit/loss, etc.

 

*Quiz first class next week on competitive labor markets and FRQ problem:  remember, no school next Monday 1/21 so Tuesday group is up first

Honors Economics Week of 1/14/19

MON-Continue notes on market failures:  externalities, income distribution, government regulation and deregulation, etc.

Video clips on positive and negative externalities and income distribution in America

TUE-Quiz on goods, role of government, and market failures

Activity to simulate opportunity cost and production possibilities

Notes on the PPC

Practice worksheet to apply PPC

Get unit #1 problem sets–due Thursday

WED-Quiz on the PPC and productivity

Kahoot reviews for Unit 1

THUR-Unit 1 problem sets due

SGM Pre-test for economics

Unit 1 Touchstone on economic fundamentals for a quiz grade

FRI-Test #1 on basic economic concepts

Article reading with questions on prescription drug prices