QUESTION OF THE DAY
10pts daily, due by the end of class.
Every day, class will start with a "Question of the Day". You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren't sure about what to write, please ask! No credit will be given for late QODs, unless you were absent that day.
Tuesday, September 4: What exactly is an ECONOMY? Why do we need one? What does it do?
Wednesday, September 5: What is meant by the word SOCIETY? How would you describe our society?
Thursday, September 6: What are some tradeoffs that you have to make in your own life?
Friday, September 7: Why do countries (and people) trade with each other? Who benefits? Who loses?
Monday, September 10: Wednesday is our first quiz! What do we need to review today?
Tuesday, September 11: Today is our first BPA 2Tuesday (2nd Tuesday of the month, same as our chapter meeting day). What are 3 things you’re hoping to get out of BPA this year?
Wednesday, September 12: Think about COMPETITION for a minute. What are some of the good things about competition in life. What about bad things?
Thursday, September 13: How do you feel about the quiz (test) today?
Friday, September 14: Who sets the prices of goods and services in a market economy? Explain.
Monday, September 16: In your own words … what is the Law of Demand?
Tuesday, September 17: Explain the difference between a MOVEMENT ALONG the demand curve and a SHIFT of the entire demand curve. What might cause each to happen?
Wednesday, September 18: What does EQUILIBRIUM mean in supply & demand? Does it ever happen in real life? Why or why not?
Thursday, September 19:
The website links below are useful resources for any and all finance topics.
Yahoo Finance: http://finance.yahoo.com
Google Finance: http://finance.google.com
Market Watch: www.marketwatch.com
Investopedia (Info): www.investopedia.com
Finance Freak (Info): www.financefreak.com
Teen Analyst (Info): www.teenanalyst.com
Choose to Save (Resource): www.choosetosave.org
Manilla.com (Resource): www.manilla.com
Mint.com (Resource): www.mint.com
Treasury Direct (Resource): www.treasurydirect.gov
Tax Information for Students (Resource): http://www.irs.gov/individuals/students/index.html
Ohio Society of CPAs: www.ohiocpa.com
American Institute of CPAs: www.aicpa.org
Start Here, Go Places: www.startheregoplaces.com
Feed the Pig: www.feedthepig.org
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy: www.360financialliteracy.org
Fast Company: www.fastcompany.com
Inc. Magazine: www.inc.com
Young Entrepreneur: www.youngentrepreneur.com