Day 4

When you are finished with Lesson 1-3, you will be able to:

  • Identify the three economic questions
  • Differentiate among the main types of economic systems
  • Describe the economic system of the United States

Assignment 1.3.1

  1. Obtain a copy of the notes handout.
  2. Read Lesson 1-3 on pages 17-22.
  3. As you read, utilize this presentation to help you fill in the missing parts on the handout.

Assignment 1.3.2

  1. Lesson 1-3 Assessment

Assignment 1.3.3

  1. Your teacher will assign you one of the following ten countries.  Research that country and write a short report (one page, Times New Roman, 12, double-spaced) describing its current economic system.  Determine if the economic system has changed during the last 100 years and include your findings in the report.  Title the Google Document Economic System Research – (Your Initials).
    1. Botswana
    2. Chile
    3. Costa Rica
    4. Germany
    5. Greece
    6. Hong Kong
    7. Kazakhstan
    8. Latvia
    9. Singapore
    10. Zimbabwe