ECON104 HOMEWORK 2.docx - ECON 104 HOMEWORK 2 Part 1 32 questions at 3 points each for a total of 96 points FOR FILL-IN-THE-BLANK questions If your

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ECON 104 HOMEWORK 2 Part 1: 32 questions at 3 points each for a total of 96 points FOR FILL-IN-THE-BLANK questions: If your answer is in decimal form, round to 2 decimal places. For example, if your answer is .412, enter it into the fill-in-the-blank as .41, or if your answer is 1.415, enter it into the fill-in-the-blank as 1.42. If there are no decimals in your answer, you will simply enter the number; so if your answer is 2, enter 2 with no decimals. Do not enter any extra spaces, do not enter commas or $ or % symbols. Question 1Use the information below to answer questions 1-6Consider an economy that produces only two goods: fresh apricots and dried apricots. In this economy, the technology of producing dried apricots is to place fresh apricots on special racks and allow them to dry in the sun. Fannie’s Farms is the only company that grows fresh apricots, while Darryl’s Dried Victuals is the only producer of dried apricots. Fannie’s sells some of its apricots directly to consumers for consumption. The relevant revenue and cost information for each of the two firms in the economy is given below:Darryl's Dried VictualsRevenue from selling dried apricots:$2,750,000Cost of buying fresh apricots from Fannie’s:1,800,000Interest on funds borrowed to buy drying racks:200,000Wages paid to employees550,000Taxes90,000Fannie’s FarmsRevenue from selling fresh apricots:$2,350,000Rent on land (including apricot trees)400,000Wages to employees1,100,000Taxes180,000Darryl's profit from selling dried apricots is: Question 2Fannie’s profit from selling fresh apricots is:
Question 3Use the income approach to calculate nominal GDP. Fill in the blanks in the table below. Enter numbers with no commas, no dollar signs and no decimals. For example, if your answer is $12,000 you would enter 12000 into the appropriate box. a. Total wages 1650000 b. Interest 200000 c. Rent 400000 d.Total profit* 780000 e. Total taxes 270000 f. Nominal GDP =(a+b+c+d+e) 3300000

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