Foundations

8-10 - Scarcity & discussion of "The Cold Equations"

Homework due: Read "The Cold Equations"

8-14 - Zoolinomics and scarcity; the Bead Activity; quiz over pp.1-8

Homework due: Read pp.1-8; written reflection on "The Cold Equations"

8-16 - Introducing the PPC

Homework due: Read pp.9-13

8-17 - The PPC: Azerbaijan activity

Homework due: watch video and read pp. 14-15

8-21 - Discussing the PPC activity & practice PPC question #55; Samples for #55

Homework: begin work on the Developing Country project

8-22 - The circular flow

Homework due: complete the Developing Country project

8-24 - Discuss the Circular Flow Handout

Homework due: the Circular Flow Handout

8-27 - Growth vs. Development - a closer look at economic systems

Homework due: watch video; Developing Country project reflection

8-28 - conclude Growth vs. Development

Homework due: watch video & read pp. 16-20

8-30 - quiz over pp. 9-20 & introduction to the DRQ

Practice DRQ

Homework due: read "The End of Economics?"

9-4 - Evaluation of practice DRQ

Evaluation template - copy and place in your Google Drive Econ folder

Generic Paper 2 Level Descriptors

Markscheme for practice DRQ

9-5 - Evaluating PPC Practice Question 81

Homework due: practice PPC question #81

Samples for #81


9-6 - Foundations of Economics Exam

9-10 - In Class:

1. Read the markscheme and sample answers. Be sure you understand what was expected on every question and what the examiner was looking for.

2. Using the markscheme and the Evaluate your own exam and write a justification for the grade you give to each of the components.

4. Upload your evaluation to ManageBac


How do different economic systems compare?


Extras



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