Inflation

Students compare prices then and now. They use the calculated rate of inflation to figure out the equivalent prices today for items sold at the fair and money earned in 1864. They calculate the actual value of a bowl of soup, a dinner, or how much money was raised by the Fair.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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