August 4, 2010

In this lesson, students learn about common macroeconomic indicators for understanding countries’ economic health. They then identify some of these indicators for their own class “country” and compare these figures with the general US figures and with other countries’ figures. This lesson may take two or more class periods to complete.

- Mathematics > General
- Mathematics > Applied Mathematics
- Mathematics > Data Analysis & Probability
- Mathematics > Number Sense & Operations
- Mathematics > Problem Solving
- Mathematics > Statistics
- Social Studies > General
- Social Studies > Economics
- Social Studies > Geography
- Social Studies > Global Awareness

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