Understanding Economics: Year 11 NCEA Level 1 2011 edition

Author(s): Dan Rennie

Economics

The revised edition of Understanding Economics for NCEA Level One has been developed for the changes to the 2011 course. As an integrated textbook/workbook it is a practical, useful resource for New Zealand students wishing to improve their understanding of Economics. Concise notes and a comprehensive set of activities work together to introduce and develop Economics definitions, concepts and skills. The notes and activities are applied in a range of situations to reinforce the important ideas and skills that students need for both internal and external standards. This new edition also includes detachable flash cards to help with revision for the external achievement standards.


Product Information

Introduction/Notes to students -- Learning activities/Organiser -- 1.1 Demonstrate understanding of consumer choices using 'demand' -- 1 Central concepts of Economics -- 2 The choices we make -- 3 The demand for goods and services -- 4 Changes in demand -- 5 Changing household consumption patterns -- 1.1 Glossary -- 1.3 Demonstrate understanding of producer choices using 'supply' -- 6 The supply of goods and services -- 7 Changes in supply -- 1.3 Glossary -- 1.4 Demonstrate understanding of how consumer, producer and /or government choices affect society using 'market equilibrium' -- 8 The nature of markets and non-market activities -- 9 Deriving market demand and market supply -- 10 How the market operates -- 11 Changes in the market -- 12 Government setting the price in the market -- 13 Subsidy -- 14 Sales tax -- 15 Trade - exports -- 16 Trade - imports -- 1.4 Glossary -- 1.2 Demonstrate understanding of decisions a producer makes about production -- 17 Producers -- 18 Resources -- 19 Internal organisation of a producer/business -- 20 A firm's output -- 21 Business growth -- 22 Strategies that firms use -- 1.2 Glossary -- 1.6 Demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of sectors of the New Zealand economy -- 23 The relationship between firms -- 24 Circular flow -- 1.6 Glossary.

General Fields

  • : 9780170191326
  • : cengage
  • : cengage
  • : October 2010
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Dan Rennie
  • : Paperback
  • : 3rd New edition
  • : 304
  • : illustrations