Assignment 8 DUE NOV 13

Assignment 8 DUE NOV 13 - Assignment 8 DUE NOV 13 HEENA...

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Assignment 8 DUE NOV 13 HEENA DESAI Started: November 6, 2009 7:13 AM Questions: 20 1. (Points: 1) The theory of monopoly assumes that the monopoly firm 1. faces a downward-sloping supply curve that is the same as its marginal revenue curve. 2. faces a downward-sloping demand curve. 3. produces more than the perfectly competitive firm under identical demand and cost conditions. 4. produces a product for which there are many close substitutes. 5. none of the above Save Answer 2. (Points: 1) A natural monopoly exists when 1. a firm is the exclusive owner of a key resource necessary to produce the firm’s product. 2. economies of scale are so large that only one firm can survive and achieve low unit costs. 3. there are no close substitutes for a firm's product. 4. a monopolist produces a product, the main component of which is a natural resource. Save Answer
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3. (Points: 1) Which of the following is the best example of a monopoly? 1. a department store 2. a fast-food restaurant 3. a local power utility 4. a wheat farmer Save Answer 4. (Points: 1) For the monopoly firm that does not engage in perfect price discrimination, 1. the marginal revenue curve lies below the demand curve. 2. the marginal revenue curve and demand curve are the same. 3. the marginal revenue curve lies above the demand curve. 4. marginal revenue equals price.
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