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Students learn about the concept of opportunity cost.

 

 

OPPORTUNITY COST

 

Objectives:

  • The student will know the vocabulary of economics in relation to opportunity cost.
  • The student will understand what opportunity cost is.
  • The student will evaluate why opportunity cost is important to their every day lives.

Standard:

National Content Standards for Economics:

Standard 1

 

Suggested Grades:

Seventh Grade - Eighth Grade - Ninth Grade - Tenth Grade - Eleventh Grade - Twelfth Grade - Adult Education - Business Education

 
 

 

OPPORTUNITY COST LESSON PLAN

 

Teaching Materials

 

Process:

Students should read the opportunity cost lesson, and answer the worksheet questions.  As an option, teachers may use the lesson for a classroom economics lesson plan.

 

 

 

 

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OPPORTUNITY COST LESSON

Opportunity Cost Lesson

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OPPORTUNITY COST WORKSHEET

Opportunity Cost Worksheet

Students should pick one item in each of the three columns to complete. Answers should be placed on a separate sheet of paper.

 

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