What Does a Dollar Really Buy?

Students explore the purpose of the price index and how it's calculated. They describe the weaknesses of the CPI and interpret CPI data as a measure of economic health.

9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Year
2002

What Members Say


Anne M.
Your site is extremely easy to maneuver, and your search engine sorts beautifully--down to the grade level and super-specific subject matter. As a graduate student, studying for my teacher's license, I've found great, creative inspiration in the content links on your site. I count on your site more than any other I've found to date.
Anne M.
Richmond, VA