AP Microeconomics Week of 10/28/19

Once we finish our test on Monday we’ll start unit 3 on production, cost, profit, and perfect competition.  Here is the unit plan:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Unit 2 test Supply and Demand for all classes

TUE-Notes on the production function for the firm:  total product, marginal product, average product, and diminishing marginal returns

Calculate production figures and graph them

WED-Notes on the production function for the firm:  total product, marginal product, average product, and diminishing marginal returns

Calculate production figures and graph them

THUR-Quiz on the production function

Notes on costs for the firm in the short run:  TVC, TFC, TC, AVC, AFC, ATC, and MC

Calculate firm costs and graph them

FRI-Quiz on the production function

Notes on costs for the firm in the short run:  TVC, TFC, TC, AVC, AFC, ATC, and MC

Calculate firm costs and graph them

Honors Government Week of 10/28/19

MON-Quiz on Article II of the Constitution

Continue notes on the Constitutional Convention and the battle for ratification

TUE-Quiz on Articles III-VII of the Constitution

Constitution:  Authorized or not authorized activity

WED-Notes on federalism

THUR-Conclude notes on federalism

FRI-Unit 1 vocabulary assignment due

1st political cartoon assignment due

Unit #1 Test on foundations of government-Constitution and federalism

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/21/19

This week we’ll wrap up unit 2 on supply and demand and get ready for our test on Monday Oct. 28.  Here is our unit plan with standards and book references.  AP ECON UNIT 2 PLANS

Problem sets for unit 2 will be given out the first day of econ class this week and will be due your second day of econ class this week.

AP Classroom personal progress check for unit 2 will open on Monday morning and is due by 8:15 AM on Friday.

MON-Review supply and demand quizzes on consumer and producer surplus, taxes, and international trade

Work sample multiple choice questions for practice

Receive problem sets for unit 2:  due on Wednesday

TUE-Review supply and demand quizzes on consumer and producer surplus, taxes, and international trade

Work sample multiple choice questions for practice

Receive problem sets for unit 2:  due on Thursday

WED-Grade problem sets in class

Work practice FRQs in groups

THUR-Grade problem sets in class

Work practice FRQs in groups

FRI-AP Classroom assignment is due by 8:15 today

Government simulation

 

*Unit 2 Econ test is Monday, Oct. 28

Honors Government Week of 10/21/19

MON-Notes on foundations of government and government systems

Watch prime minister’s questions to see parliamentary system

Analyze key ideas of limited government and the rule of law as seen in the Magna Carta,
the Petition of Right, and the English Bill of Rights.

Read primary documents and analyze their impact on American government:  Hobbes (Leviathan), Locke (Second Treatise on
Government), Rousseau (The Social Contract), and Montesquieu (The Spirit of the Laws)

TUE-Quiz on intro to government, government systems

Read and answer questions from the Declaration of Independence

WED-Quiz on Declaration of Independence

Notes on the debates during the drafting of the Constitution, including the Three-Fifths
Compromise, the Great Compromise, and the Commerce Clause.

Read Article I of the Constitution and answer questions on the powers and structure of the legislative branch

THUR-Quiz Constitution Article I

Notes on the fundamental principles of the United States Constitution, including limited
government, the rule of law, federalism, separation of powers, checks and balances, and
popular sovereignty.

Read Article II of the Constitution and answer questions on the powers and structure of the executive branch

FRI-Quiz Constitution Article II

Notes on the key ideas in the debate over ratification made by the Federalists and the
Anti-Federalists.

Read Articles III-VII of the Constitution and answer questions on the powers and structure of the judicial branch, relations between the states, amending procedure, national supremacy, and ratification

Quiz Monday on Articles III-VII

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/14/19

Still chipping away at unit 2 on all things supply and demand this week.  Refer to the unit 2 plan below for key topics, assignments, and textbook materials.

AP ECON UNIT 2 PLANS

MON-Continue notes and graph analysis of supply and demand with international trade

Analyze the impact of tariffs on trade and the efficiency of the market

Practice FRQs on trade

TUE-Continue notes and graph analysis of supply and demand with international trade

Analyze the impact of tariffs on trade and the efficiency of the market

Practice FRQs on trade

WED-School-wide testing and senior summit day; 1st period will not meet, 3rd period will

3rd period Monday group will take the trade quiz today

THUR-Both 1st period groups will take the trade quiz today and will do a 1/2 day govt/econ

3rd period Tuesday groups will take the trade quiz today

FRI-Government Congress simulation

Honors Economics Week of 10/14/19

This is the last week of economics.  Plenty of materials for you to study at the link below.

http://www.cobblearning.net/bobbo75/economics-eoc-test-resources/

MON-Review for the EOC by using whiteboards to draw and interpret graphs and by taking sample multiple choice questions

TUE-Review for the EOC by using whiteboards to draw and interpret graphs and by taking sample multiple choice questions

WED-This is school-wide testing and senior summit day; 2nd period will not meet today

Remember to complete your USA Test Prep assignments and study for the EOC

THUR-EOC Day 1

FRI-EOC Day 2

Econ done!

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/7/19

MON-Quiz on consumer, producer, and total surplus

Notes on taxes and their impact on the market

Analyze supply and demand graphs with taxes and locate consumer surplus, producer surplus, total surplus, tax revenue, and deadweight loss

Practice FRQs on taxes

TUE-Quiz on consumer, producer, and total surplus

Notes on taxes and their impact on the market

Analyze supply and demand graphs with taxes and locate consumer surplus, producer surplus, total surplus, tax revenue, and deadweight loss

Practice FRQs on taxes

WED-Notes on implications of international trade on a supply and demand graph

Analyze supply and demand graphs with trade and locate consumer surplus, producer surplus, total surplus, tariff revenue, and deadweight loss

Practice FRQs on trade

THUR-Notes on implications of international trade on a supply and demand graph

Analyze supply and demand graphs with trade and locate consumer surplus, producer surplus, total surplus, tariff revenue, and deadweight loss

Practice FRQs on trade

FRI-Government Congressional simulation

Quiz on international trade graphs next Mon/Tue

Honors Economics Week of 10/7/19

MON-Notes on budgeting, comparing the different types of financial institutions, how banks make a profit, and the relationship between risk and return on investments

TUE-Notes on different forms of taxes and how they impact consumers, the costs and benefits of using credit, and how interest is calculated on loans/credit cards

WED-Notes on different types of insurance and the different components of an insurance policy and how earning are determined in the marketplace

THUR-Unit 5 Touchstone quiz on personal finance economics

FRI-Test on personal finance economics