Unemployment- We are ranked 48 out of
I feel like its exceptional. Especially
since it's out of 208 other places.
Cambodia holds #1 for unemployment.
Part I: Read the following article and answer the questions that follow.
Why Scarce Resources Are Sometimes Unemployed
Today, Apple is going to reinvent the phone.
Steve Jobs, former CEO of Apple, introducing the iPhone on January 9
Part I: The Graph
1. What is happening to GDP during a recession?
The GDP goes down.
2. What is happening to GDP during an expansion?
The GDP goes up.
3. According to the diagram, in the Recovery phase what is
When the GDP rises
Economic Systems Comparison
Part I - Comparing Economic Systems
A market economy is characterized by private ownership of the means of
production (for example, farms and factories), and supply and demand are
responsible for the price and allocation decisi
Gross Domestic Product International Comparison
GDP per capita: A countrys total GDP divided by the population of the country.
A rise in per capita GDP generally translates to growth in the economy
Real GDP correlates to a nations standard of living but
GDP Global Comparisons
In groups of your choice (4 or less), you will create an infographic
answering the following essential question: Is GDP an accurate
measure of the health of an economy?
Choose 3 countries to research, one of which should be the Unit
Chapter 4: Insurance
Did You Know.
Nearly 48 million nonelderly Americans were uninsured in 2011, a decline of 1.3 million since 2010. In total,
nine in ten of the uninsured are in low- or moderate-income families.
1. Life insurance: money paid
Chapter 2: Stocks
Did You Know.
Over time, the total return on stocks has exceeded that of any other class of asset. One dollar invested in
stocks in 1802 would have grown to $8.8 million in 2003, in bonds to $16,064, in treasury bills to $4,575, and
Your Inner Fish
Part 3: Your Inner Monkey
1. The first trait talked about in the film that is attributed to our primate origins is our hands, primarily
our five digi