Title: Energy: The U.S. in Crisis?
In this Science NetLinks lesson, students study and assess past, present, and future decisions related to energy shortages. They gain an understanding of the different trade-offs that are made at many levels, from personal to national, as people grapple with tough issues. This lesson focuses on how decisions are made on many levels and how those decisions involve trade-offs of economic costs and social values.
Standard(s): [SS2010] ECON (12) 2: Explain how rational decision making entails comparing additional costs of alternatives to additional benefits.
Title: Tutorial on Credit
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[SS2010] ECON (12) 2: Explain how rational decision making entails comparing additional costs of alternatives to additional benefits.Digital Tool Description: The interactive website provided by the U.S. Mint provides numerous lessons on personal finance for kids of all ages. This particular activity allows students to determine the cost of using credit.