Life Skills for Vocational Success: Transportation, Owning a Car; Topic 4: Other Expenses
What are the "hidden" costs of owning a car such as the license tags, gas, and maintenance? High schoolers will learn the reasons car owners have to pay the car tax to keep cars registered. They will also discover the expense of gas/week. They research the cost of tune-ups and oil changes and compute the costs of buying and maintaining a $5,000 car for three years.