Pretty easy, overall.
Who would not want to able to use given statistical data to figure out when you will stop receiving satisfaction of a good or service, or figure out at what point you should stop hiring and producing in order to receive the maximum profit possible? All of this information is fascinating, and it will entice the problem-solver to be interested in this subject. I recommend this class if you want to learn how to make better, and more calculated decisions.
What I found most interesting about this course was the many problems this knowledge can solve. If you were the owner of a small business, With the knowledge acquired from studying Economics, you will gain the ability to figure out how many people you should be hiring, and how much output you should be producing to maximize your profits. It will help you to think outside the box, so you know how to better ration your resources, and know where to allocate them as well. You can apply this knowledge to almost anything in your everyday life, and it can help improve your decision-making process.
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Advice for students:
The best advice I can give to students planning on taking this class, is that you should do some supplemental reading to go along with your graphing work. This means keeping up with the text book reading assignments as the semester progresses, and maybe reading off of outside sources. You will find great real-world examples of where you can apply the knowledge you are learning, and it will make it much more interesting