ECONOMICS CURRENT EVENT
DIRECTIONS: We have been studying economics in depth for a few months now and
it is time to put your knowledge to work. Your task is to find an economics current
event, something that happened in 2013. It can be local,
Honors World Cultures RP Mr. Frederick
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To Be a Slave
By Julius Lester
To be a slave. To be owned by another person, as a car, house, or table is
owned. To live as a piece of property that could be solda child sold from its
mother, a wife from her husband. To be considered not human,
The Advocates for Human Rights Modern Slavery - Handout 16
Glossary of Terms
Bonded labor: An individuals labor is forced/demanded as a means of repayment for a
loan. It begins when an individual accepts a loan from a lender, often in order to
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Honors World Cultures RP
Unit 5 World War II
1. Go to Mr. Fredericks Website: http:/sites.google.com/site/fredericksworld/
2. Under Useful Links click the link that will lead you to the Museum of
Africans are People; Water is Wet
By Jenn Amory March 1st, 1841
The New Hampshire Times
In a stunning decision by the Supreme Court, a group of Africans who were taken
illegally as slaves from their home in Sierra Leone have been officially set free, and
Obituary of Dolley Madison
As of today, July 12, 1849, with heavy hearts it must be known that
Dolley Payne Todd Madison has passed, at the age of 81 long years. She
passed peacefully in her own home today, in Washington D.C. with causes
presumed to be of
By Jenn Amory
By: Jennifer Amory
1830 - May 15th,
May 25th, 1803
- April 27th,
1802 - July 4th,
The Progressive Era began in the 1890s and lasted through the 1930s when it stalled
during World War I. Industrialization created many changes in the country during this time.
There was a shift in urbanization as people moved from rural areas to urban cit
Trade and Commerce
Definition of trade: the action of buying and selling goods and services.
The definition of Commerce: the activity of buying and selling, especially on a large
scale. social dealings between people.
90% of the people in the Americas we
The Ku Klux Klan
Even today, the mention of the KKK is very rare due to the corrupt and supreme nature
of the individuals. Originating soon after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klan had the intention of
making freed colored men, women, and children inferior.
Honors US History Final Review
The Lincoln-Douglas Debates were a series of 7 debates between Abraham Lincoln, the republican
candidate and Stephen Douglas in 1858 that took place for the Place of the Senator of Illinois. Both
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Honors World Cultures
Ms. Cetta / Mr. Frederick
Modern Chapter 7 Exploration and Expansion - Geography Activity
CROSSING THE ATLANTIC
Christopher Columbus first thought about the possibility of reaching India by sailing
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(Connections - Cue)
DEMAND CHANGE p 133
DO NOW: Avnit works part-time at Dunkin Donuts. Recently he was promoted to
manager, how will this affect his demand for various products?
If the demand curve shifts to the right that shows a _ in demand. If
the demand curv
DO NOW: Describe in one word the US economic system.
There are 4 different types of economic systems:
WRAP UP: Why is it important for us to study economic theory?
INTRODUCTION INTO ECONOMICS
DO NOW: Why do we study economics?
1. Where does the word economy come
2. What are the basic questions that face an
economy and a household?
3. Explain scarcity.
4. Economics is the study of.
5. What do econom
LAW OF DEMAND
DO NOW: Analyze the Demand Schedule and then graph the Demand Curve for Mr.
Daviss brand new product:
After some serious discussion with investors I have decided to release my brand new line
of Chia Pet, The Chia Pope! We as a co
LAW OF SUPPLY pg. 156
DO NOW: What do you think the law of supply is, based on yesterdays discussion?
Law of Supply
Why would the quantity of a good/service supplied change?
Price elasticity of supply:
What causes a change in supply?
OPPORTUNITY COST & OPPORTUNITY BENEFIT
Do Now: Write down 5 economic issues that are important to you. These can be
personal or about society as a whole.
How would you describe scarcity?
Opportunity cost is:
Name: Ryan Davis
Date: Monday, February 27, 2012
Class: USII Survey/Economics
Period: 1 (7:15-8:00)
Topic: Opportunity Cost and Benefit
Lesson Learning Objectives:
Students will be able to analyze the principles of opportunity cost and benefit.
PRODUCTION DRIVES SUPPLY
DO NOW: What is needed to produce a good or a service?
FOUR FACTORS OF PRODUCTION
What is total product?
What is average product?
What is marginal product?
How would you define the short run?
How would you define the p
STOCK MARKET CHALLENGE
Over the course of the next few months you are going to be investing in the
stock market. We will be using a simulator that uses all accurate market
data, just on a 20 minute delay. The goal of the assignment is to get y
DO NOW: What drives a companys supply of a product?
Supply the quantities of a product or service that a firm is willing and able to make
available for sale at different prices
TAYLORS SANDWICH SHOP
US HISTORY II
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Phone 732.981.0700 ext. 7022
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Extra Help: Before and after school by appointment
Honors World Cultures RP
Ms. Cetta/Mr. Frederick
Timeline of Events: Historic References
Properties of Water:
High Specific Heat Capacity: So water changes temperature very slowly with
changes in heat. Resists changes in heat. This is due to hydrogen bonding as
heat must be absorbed/released to break and form bonds.
Oceans can ab