AP Microeconomics Week of 10/10/18

Here’s the unit plan we’re working from for Unit #3:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

Remember also the blog contains video links on individual unit topics for unit 3.  I even moved the current unit ones to the top of the page for you.  Wasn’t that nice?  Go here:  http://www.cobblearning.net/bobbo75/ap-microeconomics-videos/

Finally, remember our online textbook which is a valuable resource:  http://www.cobblearning.net/bobbo75/ap-microeconomics-textbook-site/

MON-Notes on oligopoly market characteristics

Calculate 4 firm concentration ratio and Herfindahl index

Solve game theory problems by determining dominant strategies and Nash Equilibrium

TUE-Notes on oligopoly market characteristics

Calculate 4 firm concentration ratio and Herfindahl index

Solve game theory problems by determining dominant strategies and Nash Equilibrium

WED-Practice game theory problem

Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Graph analysis of oligopoly kinked demand curve

THUR-Practice game theory problem

Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Graph analysis of oligopoly kinked demand curve

FRI-Government Test

Honors Government Week of 12/10/18

*Exam exemption forms are due on Monday 12/10.

Our final vocabulary assignment is due on Thursday:  government unit 4 vocabulary

We will not have a test on unit #4 but questions from this week’s notes, unit 4 vocab, and activities will be on the final exam next week.

Remember our last political cartoon is due on Friday:  government-political-cartoon-fall 2018

MON-Continue viewing and analyzing presidential campaign commercials

Review election exit polling data and analyze demographic voting trends

TUE-Quiz on voting by demographic groups

Notes on political parties

Review party stances on issues

WED-Quiz on political parties

Notes on interest groups

Review websites of various interest groups

THUR-Unit 4 vocabulary assignment due

Quiz on interest groups

Notes on the media and public opinion

Review public opinion polls on various issues

FRI-Final political cartoon due

Founding Brothers video #2 with questions

AP Microeconomics Week of 12/3/18

MON-Quiz on monopoly graphs

Notes on natural monopolies and government regulation

Notes on price discriminating monopolies-different prices for different willingness to pay

Practice FRQs on monopoly

TUE-Quiz on monopoly graphs

Notes on natural monopolies and government regulation

Notes on price discriminating monopolies-different prices for different willingness to pay

Practice FRQs on monopoly

WED-Quiz on natural monopoly and price discrimination

Notes on monopolistic competition

Draw monopolistic competition graphs and analyze

THUR-Quiz on natural monopoly and price discrimination

Notes on monopolistic competition

Draw monopolistic competition graphs and analyze

FRI-Quiz on monopolistic competition

Video clips to introduce oligopoly

Honors Government Week of 12/3/18

MON-Notes on legislative branch

Video clips on how a bill becomes a law

Class timeline on how a bill becomes a law

TUE-Quiz on how a bill becomes a law

Notes on the presidency and executive branch

WED-Continue notes on the presidency and executive branch

Who was the best president mini-project

THUR-Complete best president mini-project

Notes on the judicial branch

FRI-Test on Institutions of Government

Unit #3 vocab assignment due:  will be posted Monday

AP Microeconomics Week of 11/26/18

Here’s the Unit 3 plan we’re working from:

AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Go over perfect competition quizzes and review the market structure

Continue notes on monopolies and analyze monopoly graphs

TUE-Go over perfect competition quizzes and review the market structure

Continue notes on monopolies and analyze monopoly graphs

WED-Quiz on monopoly graph analysis

Practice FRQs on monopoly

THUR-Quiz on monopoly graph analysis

Practice FRQs on monopoly

FRI-Monopoly FRQ quiz

Begin notes on monopoly regulation

Honors Government Week of 11/26/18

MON-Complete Supreme Court project presentations

Notes on civil rights and civil liberties

TUE-Notes on civil rights and civil liberties

WED-Unit #2 Test on Civil Liberties, Civil Rights

Unit #2 vocabulary and court cases due

Write bills for House of Representatives simulation

Elect House officers

THUR-Debate/mark up bills in House Committees

Debate/amend bills on the floor of the House

FRI-Political cartoon due

Notes on the structure/organization of the House and Senate

AP Microeconomics Week of 11/12/18

Here’s the Unit 3 plan for what we’re learning in this unit, textbook readings, etc. AP ECON UNIT 3 PLAN

MON-1/2 day econ/govt

Draw side-by-side graphs of perfect competition in long-run equilibrium and analyze changes to the market and firm in the short-run and long run

TUE-1/2 day econ/govt

Practice FRQs on perfect competition on whiteboards

Reading comparing the 4 market structures

WED-Quiz on perfect competition in the short-run and long-run

Notes on monopoly characteristics

Compare monopoly demand to perfect competition demand

THUR-Calculate monopoly revenue (TR, MR, AR) and graph

Graph monopolies with a profit, breaking even, with a loss, and with a loss and shutdown

FRI-Monopoly quiz on revenue, cost, and profit measures

Notes and graphs on monopoly regulation

Honors Government Week of 11/12/18

MON-Summarize key cases in civil liberties and present to class

Video clips on key Supreme Court cases

TUE-Research Supreme Court cases for project

Video clips on key Supreme Court cases

WED-Research Supreme Court cases for project

THUR-Research Supreme Court cases for project

FRI-Political Cartoon #2 due

Unit 2 vocabulary and court cases due

Unit 2 Test on civil liberties/civil rights

AP Microeconomics Week of 11/5/18

Unit plan for Unit 3 including readings, lectures, quizzes, and more AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Quiz on perfect competition chart including revenues, costs, and profits/losses

Draw and interpret perfect competition graphs

TUE-No school for election day

WED-Quiz on perfect competition chart including revenues, costs, and profits/losses

Draw and interpret perfect competition graphs

THUR-Quiz on perfect competition graph interpretation

Notes on perfect competition in the short run and the long run

Practice FRQs on perfect competition

FRQ style quiz next class on all things perfect competition

FRI-Quiz on perfect competition graph interpretation

Notes on perfect competition in the short run and the long run

Practice FRQs on perfect competition

FRQ style quiz next class on all things perfect competition