Economics

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Monday
3/21

Activities:

  • (Block)  No Class

Homework:

  • Study for Test on Banking, Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy, & CPI
 

return to previous month's plans

 

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Tuesday

Activities:

  • (Block) 
  • Ch. 10 #3 (pp. 264-272) & take reading notes
  • Discussed Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Smart (gift) cards
  • brief history of banking, Discuss: M1, Expansion of MS, liquidity, Banking----> Fractional Reserve Banking, Fed. manage
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Homework:

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Wednesday

Activities:

  • (Block)  No Class

Homework:

  •  
  • Study for Money Quiz
     

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Thursday

Activities:

Homework:

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Friday

Activities:

  • Worked on Deposit Multiplier (1/Reserve Ratio)
  • passed out handout for practice

Homework:

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Monday

Activities:

  • (Block)  No Class

Homework:

 

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Tuesday

Activities:

  • (Block) 
  • Read Ch. 16 #4 (pp.435-439)
  • Business Cycle (picture), Easy Money, Tight Money ...................When?
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  • Inside Lag, Outside lag, Business Cycle & its phases, Why Gov't. has economic policy and t
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  • Complete worksheet (p.156) & Discuss
  • complete worksheet (p.156)
  • Read Ch. 13 #2 (pp. 342-345)
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Homework:

  • Study for test on Banking, Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy, & CPI
     

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Wednesday

Activities: 

  • (Block) No Class 

Homework:

  • Study for test on Banking, Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy, & CPI
     

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Thursday

Activities:

  • (Block)  
  • review the business cycle
  • Consumer Price Index (CPI)
  • handouts on CPI
  • Test on Banking, Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy, & CPI

Homework:

  • Read Ch. 11 #1 (pp. 277-283)
            
     

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Friday

Activities:

  • Read Ch. 11 #1 (pp. 277-283)

Homework:

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Monday

Activities:

  • (Block) No Class

Homework:

     

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Tuesday

Activities:

  • (Block)
  • 3 Things to Consider when investing: Safety, Rate of Return, & Liquidity
  • Discuss: Financial System, financial intermediaries, mutual funds, hedge funds, Diversification & sharing of risk, portfolio, prospectus
  • Read Ch. 11 #2 (pp. 284-290) & take notes
  • Corporate Bonds:  3 components, Coupon Rate, Maturity, Par Value, can sell in open market,
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  • Yield, Savings Bonds, T-Bills-Notes-Bonds,

Homework:

     

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Wednesday

Activities:

  • (Block) No Class

Homework:

     

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Thursday

Activities:

  • finish Municipals, Junk, CDs, Money Markets,  Bond Ratings
  • Read Ch. 11 #3 (pp.291-294) Stock Market
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  • Finish Investments unit
  • Growth Stock (buy low, sell high), Income Stock, Dividends, Yield (how to determine),
  • Stocks
  • Capital Gains, Common Stock, Preferred Stock, Stock Splits, Reverse Splits, Risk, Brokers
  • Stock Charts,
  • Mutual Funds, Diversification,
  • (6th Block) No Class

Homework:

     

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Friday

Activities:

  •  (seniors missing?)
  • began Wall Street

Homework:

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Monday

Activities:

  • (Block)  No Class

Homework:

     

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Tuesday

Activities:

  • (Block)  Why Split, Reverse Split?
  • Focus etc.Bull Market, Bear Market, S & P 500, Futures, Options, Calls, Puts

Homework:

     

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Wednesday

Activities:

  • (Block)  No Class

Homework:

     

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Thursday

Activities:

Homework:

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Friday
4/22

Activities:

  •  Reinforce Perfect Competiton

Homework:

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All homework assignments are due the following day at the beginning of class
unless specifically stated otherwise.