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May 4, 2015

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Recent Homework Questions About Economics

Business Economics
What subsidies and welfare payments is the south african government providing and to whom ?
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 1:24am

economics
3. The following facts characterize the furniture industry in the United States:39 a. The industry has been very fragmented, so that few companies have the financial backing to make heavy investments in new technology and equipment. b. In 1998, only three U.S. furniture ...
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 7:25pm

economics
Are there any current subsidy or welfare issues that are being addressed in parliament or in municipalities
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 3:51pm

Economics
Assume that a local bank sells two services – checking accounts and ATM card services. Mr. Done That is willing to pay $8 a month for the bank to service his checking account, and $10 a month for unlimited use of his ATM card. Ms. Been There wants to pay only $5 for a ...
Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 6:15pm

History
Politicians are most likely to make laws with short-term benefits and long-term costs because a.) they do not understand economics b.) they are not worried about the future c.) they wish to please voters today d.) they thing the laws are necessary
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 2:04pm

Career
1.)How people produce, distribute, and use goods and services? a.) Economy b.) Free enterprise system c.) Competition d.) Profit 2.)The amount of goods and services available for sale. a.) Producers b.) Consumers c.) Supply d.) Demand 3.)The amount of money left over after the...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 12:13pm

Economics
At the present price of $20 per unit, the firm is selling 2000 units of a good. It believes that the price elasticity of demand for the good is - 1.0. If the price is lowered to $18, then the buyers would be expected to buy a) 1800 units b) 2000units c) 2200 units d) 2222 ...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 6:45am

History/ Civics
1.How did the capture of Vicksburg, Mississippi, take advantage of a Confederate weakness? A-The Confederacy had few soldiers and relied on its well-trained generals to win battles. B- The Confederacy had few weapons manufacturers and relied on Vicksburg for ammunition. C- The...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:41pm

History
1.Which 19th century movements were most associated with each another? A- Socialism and imperialism B- Transcendentalism and utopianism C- abolitionism and manifest destiny D- romanticism and democratic-republicanism 2.The writings of Transcendentalists had the greatest ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:18pm

History
1.Which 19th century movements were most associated with each another? A- Socialism and imperialism B- Transcendentalism and utopianism C- abolitionism and manifest destiny D- romanticism and democratic-republicanism 2.The writings of Transcendentalists had the greatest ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 12:09pm

Economics
A business can produce its product in different versions: Version A has a basic design and a lower cost and Version B has an upgraded design and a higher cost of production. The business knows there are different types of customers, “High” demand (H) and “Low&#...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 2:14am

Economics
Suppose the market wage for farmers is $10 per hour in country A and $20 per hour in country B, there is the same number of people in both countries, there is the same amount of arable land, and initially there is no way for farmers to move between A and B. Based on economic ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 5:42pm

economics
What is the south African government providing and to whom?
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12:11pm

Life orientation
What is socio economics issues?
Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 6:00am

Economics
17. The current price for a good is $20, and 100 units are demanded at that price. The price elasticity of demand for the good is -1. When the price of the good drops by 10% to $18, consumer surplus: Increases or decreases by $__?
Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 9:26am

Economics
Elesha babysits on the weekends for extra money. Suppose that three neighbors with children are interested in paying Elesha to babysit their children. In particular, Dr. and Mrs. Brown would be willing to pay $30 to have Elesha babysit their children, Mrs. Smith would be ...
Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 9:19am

economics
the south african government is not providing welfare or suubsidies to the poor and underpriveledged
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 9:30am

Economics
what is a hype song to rap to a economics question. Like this example: search (I'm on econ) on youtube
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 2:03pm

maths lit , life sciences, business studies and economics
what can i be with these subjects please people i need help
Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 4:41pm

home economics
Find the marginal and average function for each of the following functions. a). TC=3Q^2+5Q+10, b). TC=30+5Q-2Q^2+4Q^3
Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 8:41am

economics
Dr. Leona Williams, a well-known plastic surgeon, has a reputation for being one of the best surgeons for reconstructuve nose surgery. Dr. williams enjoys a rather substantial degree of markt power in this market
Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 11:24pm

Economics
Two firms produce the same good and compete against each other in a Cournot market. The market demand for their product is P = 204 - 4Q, and each firm has a constant marginal cost of $12 per unit. MR1 = 204 - 8q1 - 4q2. Let q1 be the output produced by firm i, where i = 1,2. 1...
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 9:28am

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 5:51am

economics
are there any current subsidies or welfare issues that are being discussed or addressed in parliament or in municipalities
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 12:52pm

economics
are there any welfare or subsidy payments that should be reviewed or added
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 12:51pm

Economics
what is the south African government providing in terms of welfare & to whom
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 12:49pm

Economics
what are the costs and consequences of providing subsidies & welfare in south africa
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 12:47pm

Economics
I need answer of that project
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 3:27am

Economics
A used car dealer bought a 1998 Volvo for $1,000. He paid a worker $200 to wash it. He purchased four tires for a total of $400 to replace the existing tires on the car. He sold the car for $4,000. All these economic activities took place in 2011. The used car dealer's ...
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 4:40am

Economics
Here is Mrs. Baker's revenue and expenses for 2014: Revenue from sale of bread = $65,000 Cost of materials (such as sugar, yeast, baking soda, etc.) = $15,000 Wages paid = $20,000 Rent paid = $10,000 Mrs. Baker's contribution to the 2014 GDP was what? I'm confused ...
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 4:35am

Economics
Given a demand fxn of 20-2P and a supply fxn of -4+P for a perf. competitive market: 1. Calculate the equilibrium price and qty. (I got e. price = 4 and e. qty = 8 is that right?) 2. Calculate producer surplus, consumer surplus. (i got 8 and 4) 3. if the market becomes a ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 10:53am

economics
Given a demand fxn of 20-2P and a supply fxn of -4+P for a perf. competitive market: 1. Calculate the equilibrium price and qty. (I got e. price = 4 and e. qty = 8 is that right?) 2. Calculate producer surplus, consumer surplus. (i got 8 and 4) 3. if the market becomes a ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:49am

Economics
Which is an example of thinking at the margin? A. figuring out what you will give up and what you will gain by hiring a new worker B. thinking about whether or not to go on a vacation to a warm beach C. drawing plans to build an extra room on an old home D. deciding whether to...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 5:51pm

Engineering Economics
A granary has two options for a conveyor used in the manufacture of grain for transporting, filling, or emptying. One conveyor can be purchased and installed for $70,000 with $3,000 salvage value after 16 years. The other can be purchased and installed for $110,000 with $4,000...
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:50pm

Economics
What compound annual growth rate is represented by these figures? (Show working). China`s GDP was $1.9 trillion in 2004 and $10.3 trillion in 2014
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 12:38am

us history
Which set of issues led to the Civil War? Economics, religion, boundaries Politics, education, voting rights Slavery, politics, economics Voting rights, slavery, politics is it c pls help me
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:31pm

us history
Which set of issues led to the Civil War? Economics, religion, boundaries Politics, education, voting rights Slavery, politics, economics Voting rights, slavery, politics is it c or d
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 7:45pm

MATHEMATICAL LITERACY,ECONOMICS,TOURISM AND BUSINE
WHAT CAREER CAN I SUDY WITH THE FOLLOWING SUBJECT? AM STUDYING GRADE 10 AT HLONIPHA HIGH SCHOOL
Monday, March 23, 2015 at 11:35am

maths literacy,tourism,business studies and economics
Which careers should I follow with these subjects?
Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 5:31pm

economics
If a new breakthrough in manufacturing technology reduces the cost of producing cricket bats by half, what would happen to the demand for cricket bats and demand for cricket balls?The answer is the demand for cricket bats unchanged, the demand for cricket balls increases. I ...
Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 7:33am

Economics
China's slowdown Jan 20th 2015, 10:26 by S.R. | SHANGHAI MUCH of the analysis of China’s 2014 GDP data, which the government published today, has focused on the economy’s slowdown That is, on one level, understandable. Growth of 7.4% was China’s weakest in ...
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 3:07pm

economics
Samantha Roberts has a job as a pharmacist earning $30,000 per year, and she is deciding whether to take another job as the manager of another pharmacy for $40,000 per year or to purchase a pharmacy that generates a revenue of $200,000 per year. To purchase the pharmacy, ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:09pm

economics
Samantha Roberts has a job as a pharmacist earning $30,000 per year, and she is deciding whether to take another job as the manager of another pharmacy for $40,000 per year or to purchase a pharmacy that generates a revenue of $200,000 per year. To purchase the pharmacy, ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6:39pm

Economics
1. What determines the size of the key-money payments that landlords demand (and tenants offer) for the right to rent a controlled apartment? 2. Who, other than the owners of rental units, loses as a result of rent controls? Who gains from rent controls? What effect would the ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6:29pm

Economics
1. (TCO 3) Which of the following is most likely to be an implicit cost for Company X? (Points : 1) Forgone rent from the building owned and used by Company X Rental payments on IBM equipment Payments for raw materials purchased from Company Y Transportation costs paid to a ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:23pm

Economics
Is a country with a trade surplus better off or worse off than a country with a trade deficit? Provide your rationale.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:20pm

Economics
Why would a country such as the United States, which can presumably produce everything it needs itself, choose to trade with other nations?
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:10pm

Economics
Check my answers, please? Asap 1. Why does the government need to collect taxes? (Points : 1) enable federal bureaucrats to plan the economy control the money supply and manage economic growth pay for goods that won't be provided by the free market prevent foreign ...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 2:44pm

Economics
Please simplify. Thanks. Cecelia is an avid art collector who owns many original works of art. Recently, she decided to sell an oil painting by Norman Rockwell. The buyer paid $500,000 for the painting. Since Cecelia had paid just $350,000 for the painting, she made a profit, ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 8:20pm

Economics
VERY HARD PLEASE HELP Kristin lives in Alaska. Ben lives in Rhode Island. They each drive a car with a 12-gallon fuel tank. When Kristin fills her empty gas tank in Alaska, she has to pay a federal gasoline tax of $.18 (or 18 cents) per gallon, plus a state gas tax of 8 cents...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:09pm

Economics
Mallory's total income last year was $24,000, but she could deduct $12,000 for various reasons. Her taxable income equals the amount left over after deductions. If she had to pay 15 percent of her taxable income in federal income tax, which you can calculate by multiplying...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:08pm

Economics
4. Cecelia is an avid art collector who owns many original works of art. Recently, she decided to sell an oil painting by Norman Rockwell. The buyer paid $500,000 for the painting. Since Cecelia had paid just $350,000 for the painting, she made a profit, or capital gain, on ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:07pm

Economics
David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at $800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of $800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales tax did he pay? Could ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:06pm

Economics
The assessed value of Patty's residential property was $200,000 in 2004. In 2006, the assessed value increased to $225,000. The property tax rate in both years was 1.2 percent. Patty earned $60,000 each year. Determine Patty’s property taxes for 2004 by calculating 1....
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:02pm

12th Grade
What career can I study if I am doing this subject: Mathamatical literacy ,Accounting , Economics And Business studies anyone who can help?
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 11:31am

Maths lit, geography, economics and cat
I need to know which career can i ff with this subjects? i passed my matric with bachelor last year i gained 33 points plz help me.
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 1:34am

soc stu
which of these states a basic economic question? a) what job is best? b) how much should this item cost? c) what goods should be produced d) why should people learn about economics? I think C or A
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 5:45pm

language arts
WEDNESDAY March 11, 2015 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 9:45am

economics
4) From October 1994 to march 1995, the price of cotton increased from $0.65 to over $1 per pound, the highest level since civil war. According to business week, ‘supplies have dwindled because of poor crops in china, india, and Pakistan. At the same time, consumers, ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 at 6:00am

Economics
What is the law of demand and dimishing marginal approach
Monday, March 9, 2015 at 5:44am

Economics
How do you accelerate economic growth in China? What policies in Switzerland could potentially help China's economy, which would in turn help Switzerland's?
Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10:01pm

economics
The production function for our Production is Q = 25L - 0.05L^2; where Q is output and L is man-hours. What level of man-hours will maximize total output?
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 6:14pm

Writing Skills Part 4
1.When creating a writing plan,which of the following should come first? *A.Material that will capture the reader's interest B.The first section of the body of the essay C.A brief summary of the conclusion 2.Which two things must be accomplished by the introduction if the ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 5:24pm

Economics
1. How does the current anti-corruption movement in China affect relatively tax free countries(ex. monocao, switerland etc.)? 2. EU relation with China
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 10:19pm

Economics
What are the conditions of China's economy in transition these past few years? How does it benefit(or harm) the country Switzerland? If it benefits Switzerland, how will Switzerland's IMF(international monetary fund)be affected or act towards it? And if it harms ...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 7:21pm

Economics
Calculate the mean, median, mode of the following set of numbers:21,22,23,24,25,26,23,28,29,30,,2​4,31,34,28
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:38pm

Economics
In a perfect competitive market setting,which of the following would be a true statement? a)market price automatically sets itself exactly at equilibrium b)market price rarely trends toward the equilibrium value c)wage rates trend toward marginal revenue product levels d)wage ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 1:03pm

Economics
When a monopolist increases sales by one unit a)more low priced sales caused negative marginal b)every other unit must be sold at a lower price c)gains some revenue from selling the extra unit D)loses some revenue and all of the above
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 12:18pm

Economics
he graph below shows 2 budget lines and 6 consumption points for Pepsi and Dr. Pepper (A,B,C,D,E, and F). Assume that the consumer, Fred, attempts to maximize his utility and exhausts his budget on the two goods.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 11:49am

Economics
When dealing with the probabilities in the payoff matrix, would you always go with the highest calculated value? For example, I calculated payoff by multiplying the hours it would take to do something times the probability. Then used those values and took the sum for each row ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 1:33am

ECONOMICS
A monopolistically competitve firm produces 100 units of output per period, selling each unit for $75. Marginal revenue and marginal cost of the one-hundredth unit are each $50. Average total cost is $60. a) Does this situation correspond to short-run equilibrium? Why or why ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 2:57pm

economics
Can someone help me out with this multiple choice question in AP Macro? "Congress votes to substantially increase the minimum wage. The determinant causing the shift in this scenario is: A. price B. productivity C. resource cost D. political or environmental phenomena E. ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 3:46pm

Economics
Why are countries that let people respond to the inborn profit motive better off than those countries that do not?
Monday, February 16, 2015 at 7:00pm

Business studies,maths literacy,isindebele,life oriantation,economics,tourism,english
What career can i be if am doing this subject and list them.
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 2:59am

Economics
Clem Oatley could grow wheat and barley. He could grow 75 bushels of wheat or 125 bushels of barley using the same resources on an acre of his land. The price of wheat is $2.00 per bushel and the price of barley $ 0.80. Show the benefits to Clem from specialization. What ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 1:01am

economics
If someone could help me with this question, that would really help. I'm just not sure what the formula would be? Suppose a market basket of goods and services includes the goods for two successive years. According to the table, between the years 2012 and 2013, what was ...
Monday, February 9, 2015 at 6:01pm

Economics
Simon Tam is negotiating passage on Serenity as a clandestine fugitive from the planet Persephone. He is told that the 185 million kilometer trip to Osiris will cost $4,120. Alternatively, he can take a 365 million kilometer trip to Bellerophon, but that will cost $7,360. If ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 5:31pm

economics,english,mathslit,accounting,business,zul
Iam in matric Nd would like to be in the university in JHB,PTA iam doing maths lit accounting economics business studies english and isizulu
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4:20am

History
How did nation's sections differences in economies lead to sectionalism? Answer : Each seciton has different economics because each place has different climates so they'll benefit on different things. South relies on slaves. Northeast relies on manufacturing and trade...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 8:06pm

social studies
1) Politicians are most likely to make laws with short-term benefits and long-term cost because? a. they do not understand economics. b. they are not worried about the future c. they wish to please voters today ** d. they think the laws are necessary If it's not C it might...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:01pm

Economics
Consider the problem of a rational consumer with an experienced utility function given by 10√x+m. Let q denote the market price of good x. What is the expression for the consumer surplus if the consumer receives a total cash rebate of q√x when he buys x units of ...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 2:15pm

home economics
Please help me!,how is home economics related to mathematics,science and social,spiritual and moral education (ssme)?
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 9:55am

Economics
How can a trade deficit actually increase the productivity of an economy? 1. by causing people to save 2. by building up a large amount owed 3. by importing funds used for capital deepening 4. by importing goods for short–term use I think 1, can anyone verify?
Friday, January 23, 2015 at 6:53pm

Sociology
All of the following contributed to the modernization of the more developed nations, except plentiful resources self sufficient economics plentiful land large populations not sure
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4:56pm

SS
Politicians are most likely to make laws with short-term benefits and long-term costs because A They do not understand economics. B They are not worried about the future. C They wish to please voters today. D They think the laws are necessary. I think its D
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 2:52pm

maths lit,business studies,life science economics
what can i study for or what career field i should follow?
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 2:00pm

maths lit,business studies,life science economics
what i can study after matric?what career field i should follow?
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 1:52pm

economics
The _____ Plan, favored by _____ States, proposed giving States equal representation in a unicameral Congress.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 11:33am

Maths lit Business studies Economics History
im in grade 10 and i want to know what jobs can i do with these subjects
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 9:57am

economics
1. A sudden escalation in medical costs for treatment of ischemic heart disease would immediately: Answer Benefit providers. Be passed on to consumers. Benefit insurance companies. Decrease insurance company profits in the short term. Decrease tax revenues to the federal ...
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 7:55am

Economics
What is the best way to learn and understand Economics?
Friday, January 16, 2015 at 3:29pm

tourism.business studies.economics.mathematical literacy
wich career can i follow when im studing these subjects
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 8:02am

economics
Hey I just had a question regarding how to calculate VMPL (marginal revenue product). When looking for a specific formula, I got a whole bunch of different one's and it didn't seem like I had enough information to find any. I'm supposed to find it for the 5th ...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:20pm

Economics
5. (paradox of) VALUE = (blank) + (blank). 16. (Blank) is a situation when production cannot reach its full potential because resources are available, but not being used. These are the only two questions that I can't figure out on my study guide. Help? Please and thank you...
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 5:21pm

Maths literacy, accounting, economics and business studies
Are ther any possibilities of studying an Accountant career with this subjects?
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 5:26am

economics
if you could verify/falsify my answers on these multiple choice questions and possible give me insight on possible correct answers, that would be great. thanks! 1. Which is an acceptable market method of regulating negative externalities? A. Legal action against the source ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:42pm

Economics
Consider the problem of a firm that needs to decide how much output, denoted by x, to sell. The marginal revenue function of the firm is given by 10−x. It's marginal cost function is goven by x. In addition, the firm faces a legal constrain: it is allowed to sell a ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12:04pm

Accounting, maths literacy, business studies, economics
am doing matric this year so I dnt knw which career I can do next year with those subjects.......plz I need help
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 6:29am

History
1. Who controlled the most territory bordering the Louisiana Purchase? A- Spain B- France C- Great Britain D-Mexico 2. Which of the founding fathers was an author, a statesman, and a scientist? A- John Adams B- Benjamin Franklin C- Thomas Jefferson D-George Washington 3. What ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 5:43pm

economics
1. What are the three types of population? 2. Give a graphic description of the three types of population.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 6:47am

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