AP Microeconomics Week of 2/25/19

Here is the Unit 5 Plan:  AP ECON UNIT 5 PLANS

MON-Continue notes on public goods

Video clips on examples of public goods

Introductory notes on externalities

TUE-Continue notes on public goods

Video clips on examples of public goods

Introductory notes on externalities

WED-Quiz over private and public goods and common resources

Continue notes on externalities

Draw and label graphs of positive and negative externalities and identify the socially optimal quantity and deadweight loss

THUR-Quiz over private and public goods and common resources

Continue notes on externalities

Draw and label graphs of positive and negative externalities and identify the socially optimal quantity and deadweight loss

FRI-Continue drawing and labeling externality graphs

Practice FRQs on externalities

*Quiz Mon and Tue next week on externalities

Honors Economics Week of 2/25/19

*Remember we’re reading chapters 9-10 from Naked Economics to go with the Unit 3 test

MON-Quiz on Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Notes on taxes and fiscal policy

Sheet on recommending solutions to fiscal policy scenarios

Get unit #3 problem set on macro:  I’ll get you a hard copy but if you want to start here it is:  Unit 3 Problem Set Macro Spring 2019

TUE-Quiz on taxes and fiscal policy

Kahoot! review of macroeconomics

WED-Unit 3 problem set on macroeconomics due; grade in class

Touchstone quiz over macroeconomics

THUR-Test #3 on Macroeconomics

FRI-Clothing/item label search for where it’s made activity

Video clips on sweatshops and outsourcing as related to international trade

Notes on absolute and comparative advantage in international trade

Work practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage

*Quiz next Monday on absolute and comparative advantage

*Chapters 11-12 of Naked Economics will go with Unit 4

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/11/19

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

MON-Unit 4 problem set due for Monday class; grade in class

Go over practice multiple choice questions

Review major concepts for test on Wednesday

TUE-Unit 4 problem set due for Tuesday class; grade in class

Go over practice multiple choice questions

Review major concepts for test on Wednesday

WED-Unit 4 Economics Test on Factor Markets, multiple choice and FRQ

THUR-1/2 econ, 1/2 govt day

Here’s our plan for Unit 5:  AP ECON UNIT 5 PLANS

Introduce Unit 5 by listing market failures and the government’s role in correcting them

Notes on public goods, private goods, and common resources

FRI-Government Test

Honors Economics Week of 2/11/19

MON-Go over GDP sheet on classifying things as in the GDP and where they are classified

Notes on unemployment

Practice calculating the unemployment rate and the labor force participation rate

Practice classifying the type of unemployment someone is facing

TUE-Quiz on GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Video clip on price changes over time

Inflation simulation

Video on historical examples of inflation

Notes on inflation, CPI, how government tracks and calculates it

WED-Continue notes on inflation, CPI, how government tracks and calculates it

Graph aggregate demand and aggregate supply and see how shifts relate to inflation/deflation

THUR-Quiz on inflation

Notes on the Federal Reserve structure and organization

FRI-Continue notes on the Federal Reserve structure and organization

Notes on the Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Prescribe proper monetary policies given economic scenarios

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/4/19

This is the Unit 4 Plan that we’re working from:  AP ECON UNIT 4 PLANS-s90t84

MON-Continue practice problems on the least-cost and profit-maximizing rules

Notes on wage differentials and the impact of labor unions

TUE-Continue practice problems on the least-cost and profit-maximizing rules

Notes on wage differentials and the impact of labor unions

Receive Unit 4 problem sets

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

Notes and practice graphing economic rent

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

Notes and practice graphing economic rent

FRI-Work on practice multiple choice and FRQs for test next week

Honors Economics Week of 2/4/19

MON-Quiz on business organizations

Graphic organizer comparing the market structures

Video clips on Microsoft as a monopoly in the 90s and airline deregulation (oligopoly)

TUE-Unit 2 problem set due; grade in class

Quiz on market structures

Touchstone quiz on Unit 2

WED-Unit 2 Test on Microeconomics

THUR-Notes on GDP, the business cycle, and aggregate demand and supply

Worksheet on classifying parts of GDP and whether an item is included or not

FRI-Quiz on GDP, the business cycle, and aggregate demand and supply

Video on the Great Depression

Article reading with questions on the government safety net

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