# PS5 - ECON 2106-C Prof B-C Kim Practice Problems for Ch.5...

This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

ECON 2106-C Prof. B-C Kim 1 Practice Problems for Ch.5 Multiple Choice Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. ____ 1. The price elasticity of demand measures how much a. quantity demanded responds to a change in price. b. quantity demanded responds to a change in income. c. price responds to a change in demand. d. demand responds to a change in supply. ____ 2. Elasticity of demand is closely related to the slope of the demand curve. The more responsive buyers are to a change in price, the a. steeper the demand curve will be. b. flatter the demand curve will be. c. further to the right the demand curve will sit. d. closer to the vertical axis the demand curve will sit. ____ 3. A perfectly elastic demand implies that a. buyers will not respond to any change in price. b. any rise in price above that represented by the demand curve will result in a quantity demanded of zero. c. quantity demanded and price change by the same percent as we move along the demand curve. d. price will rise by an infinite amount when there is a change in quantity demanded. ____ 4. A perfectly inelastic demand implies that buyers a. decrease their purchases when the price rises. b.

This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

## This note was uploaded on 02/15/2010 for the course ECON 2106 taught by Professor Minjaesong during the Spring '06 term at Georgia Tech.

### Page1 / 5

PS5 - ECON 2106-C Prof B-C Kim Practice Problems for Ch.5...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document
Ask a homework question - tutors are online