Saturday
December 20, 2014

Homework Help: SS

Posted by Anonymous on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:43pm.

What is the main purpose of a market?

a. to allow people to exchange goods and services
b. to set prices for goods and services
c. to help producers get human resources
d.to increase competition between buyers and sellers

A

A relative price compares _________________.

a. the price different sellers ask for the same good.
b. the price that buyers pay to the price that sellers ask.
c. the price of one good or service to another.
d. the price that a seller wants to pay to the price that the seller actually pays.

C

Julie wants to buy an autographed graphic novel for her brother's birthday, but she cannot afford it. What would be the most likely substitute for this good?

a. an autographed baseball
b. an unsigned graphic novel
c. a book about the author of the novel
d. a set of drawing supplies

B

Malik cuts lawns in his neighborhood to earn some extra money. His neighbors agree to pay him $15 to take care of their lawns for the week, and at that price, Malik is willing to set aside enough time to take care of four lawns. After a few heavy rainstorms that cause the grass to grow more quickly, several of Malik’s neighbors offer him $20 to cut their lawns. What effect could this price increase have on Malik’s lawn-cutting business?

a. Malik will not need to cut lawns anymore.
b. Malik will be willing to charge more people less money.
c. Malik will cut lawns every day instead of just once a week.
d. Malik will be willing to take care of more lawns that week at the higher price.

D

What is the most likely competitor for a company that manufactures gym shoes?

a. Gym Socks 'R' Us
b. Best Sneakers
c. Totally T-Shirts
d. Soccer Pros

A

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Social Studies - Which phrase best defines "consumer?" a. someone who makes ...
SS - A producer's primary job is: a) making goods and providing services. b) ...
Social Studies - People engage in trade mostly in order to _______ a. have ...
goods and services - Explain the major difference between goods and services. ...
Math - Information from a survey on 175 persons about the goods, services and ...
Economics - Why is it that the people responsible for pensions use the CPI as an...
Social Studies - What is one benefit of trade? Prices go up for luxury goods ...
Free Market Enterprise - This economy focuses on Competition. What goods and ...
Anthropology - Redistribution involves: (Points : 1) the exchange of goods ...
Social Studies - What is the most likely result of incomes not rising as quickly...

Search
Members