Game Theory Teacher Resources
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New Review Oligopolies and Game Theory
Challenge your young economists with a problem on oligopolies and game theory in which they determine two sample firms' dominant strategies and options for maintaining and lowering prices.
3 mins 11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
EconMovies 8: The Dark Knight (Oligopolies and Game Theory)
What are oligopolies, and how do they use game theories in order to strategize and consider how competitors will respond? Check out this well-produced video in which a fantastic presenter uses clips from the film The Dark Knight, as well as references to cell phone companies and the comic book industry, in order to detail the components of game theory in economics.
7 mins 11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
NUMB3RS Activity: To C or Not to C Episode: "The Are of Recknoing"
Students explore the iterative reasoning process. In this game theory lesson students explore the problem of the "Prisoner's Dilemma" which provides the opportunity for experimentation with various strategies for playing the game.
9th - 12th Math 6 Views 41 Downloads
Acting Like a Hog
Students explore game theory. In this secondary mathematics activity, students plat the game of HOG using dice and explore the optimal strategies. Students play the game three ways: any number of dice, a fixed number of dice and using the calculator function dice and compare the average number of points per turn and consider the question of optimal strategy.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
Acting Like a Hog
Learners explore game theory. In this secondary mathematics lesson, students investigate the playing of a game called Hog which involves rolling dice. Learners explore many different scenarios as they consider the best strategy and the optimum number of dice to be used to play the game.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 16 Downloads
What is cooperative negotiation?
Tenth graders differentiate between positions, interests, and values. In this current events lesson, 10th graders analyze, in a response to literature, the failure of a fictional negotiation. Students demonstrate the ability to use listening, problem-solving, and creative thinking skills when proposing a solution to the immigration question in the US.
10th Social Studies & History 5 Views 6 Downloads
Need Six Authoritative, Relevant Sources? Before Sunrise?
Is your class beginning a project? Here's a template that shows researchers how to use the features of Google Scholar. Directions for how to use Advanced Search, Operators, and Bibliography Manager, as well as how to locate affiliated libraries, are included.
5th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 0 Downloads
More Games on Graphs
Students investigate various games employing graphs as game boards. In this game theory lesson, students problem solve through the use of graphs. The lesson is a list of both indoor and outdoor games to encourage students to think mathematically by questioning.
8th - 11th Math 5 Views 12 Downloads
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As your learners prepare for their next major economics assessment, or perhaps the daunting AP Economics test, these flashcards will be a great resource to have at their disposal! From fiscal policy to factor markets, this app offers hundreds of important key terms to review at their fingertips.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Cold War I: Dangerous Negotiations (Lesson 4)
High schoolers view a video on the Yalta Conference, research the negotiation process, discuss the techniques used by World leaders, and play a "Go Fish" card game using the knowledge gained in this fourth lesson in a unit on the Yalta Conference.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 9 Downloads