20.The above diagram shows two product demand curves. On the basis of this diagram we can say that: A)over range P1P2price elasticity of demand is greater for D1than for DB)over range P1P2price elasticity of demand is greater for D2than for DC)over range P1P2price elasticity is the same for the two demand curves. D)not enough information is given to compare price elasticities. Answer: A

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Chapter 20: Elasticity of Demand and SupplyType: A Topic: 1 E: 359 MI: 115 21.Suppose we find that the price elasticity of demand for a product is 3.5 when its price is increased by 2 percent. We can conclude that quantity demanded:

Type: A Topic: 1 E: 359 MI: 115 22.The price elasticity of demand for beef is about 0.60. Other things equal, this means that a 20 percent increase in the price of beef will cause the quantity of beef demanded to:

Type: A Topic: 1 E: 359 MI: 115 23.The elasticity of demand:

Type: D Topic: 1 E: 357 MI: 113 24.If a demand for a product is elastic, the value of the price elasticity coefficient is: A)zero. B) greater than one. C) equal to one. D) less than one. Answer: B

Type: D Topic: 1 E: 356 MI: 112 25.The concept of price elasticity of demand measures:

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Use the following to answer questions 26-28:Type: G Topic: 1 E: 359 MI: 115 26.Refer to the above diagram. Between prices of $5.70 and $6.30:

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Type: G Topic: 1 E: 359 MI: 115