Collierville High School

CHS has 11 National Merit Semifinalists and 12 Commended Scholars
Classes

Course Description

AP Macroeconomics is an introductory college-level course that focuses on the principles that apply to an economic system as a whole. The course places particular emphasis on the study of national income and price-level determination; it also develops students’ familiarity with economic performance measures, the financial sector, stabilization policies, economic growth, and international economics. Students learn to use graphs, charts, and data to analyze, describe, and explain economic concepts.

Recent Posts

Week of 11/6 - 11/10

Monday - Budget Process
Tuesday - Keynes Essay due; Chapter 10-12 Vocabulary Quiz
Wednesday - Limitations of Fiscal Policy
Thursday - Chapter 10-12 Quiz
Friday - Review Unit 3 (sub)

Week of 10/30 - 11/3

Monday - Chapter 9 Quiz
Tuesday - Consumption & Savings Function
Wednesday - Spending & Tax Multipliers
Thursday - Recessionary & Inflationary Gaps
Friday - Crowding Out

Week of 10/23 - 10/27

Monday - Institutionalist Timed Write; Workbook (sub)
Tuesday - Workbook (sub)
Wednesday - Review workbook activities
Thursday - Review workbook activities
Friday - Classical vs. Keynesian Theory

Week of 10/16 - 10/20

Monday - Aggregate Demand
Tuesday - Aggregate Demand
Wednesday - Aggregate Supply
Thursday - Aggregate Supply
Friday - Short Run Equilibrium

Week of 10/2 - 10/6

Monday - Unit 2 Test Review
Tuesday - SR ACT Retake; JR Practice ACT
Wednesday - Unit 2 Test (MC only)
Thursday - Unit 2 Test (FR only)
Friday - Aggregate Demand

Week of 9/25 - 9/29

Monday - Unemployment: Inflation
Tuesday - Inflation
Wednesday - Chapter 8 Vocabulary Quiz
Thursday - Chapter 8 Quiz
Friday - Review AP Exam FR 

Week of 9/18 - 9/22

Monday - GDP
Tuesday - Test Corrections, Activity 2.2
Wednesday - Chapter 6 Vocabulary Quiz
Thursday - Chapter 6 Quiz
Friday - Unemployment

Week of 9/11 - 9/15

Monday - Unit 1 Test Review
Tuesday - Unit 1 Test (MC only)
Wednesday - GDP; Nominal vs. Real GDP
Thursday - Limitations of GDP
Friday - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

Week of 9/4 - 9/8

Monday - NO SCHOOL - LABOR DAY
Tuesday - Price Floors & Ceilings; Double Shifts & Related Markets (HW - Study CH. 3 Vocabulary)
Wednesday - Chapter 3 Vocabulary Quiz; Pricing Practice
Thursday - Chapter 3 Quiz (HW - Read Dead Econ Ch. 7)
Friday - Alfred Marshall Timed Write

Week of 8/28 - 9/1

 Monday - Law of Demand; Determinants of Demand (HW - Read Dead Econ Ch. 6)
Tuesday - Karl Marx Timed Write; Workbook 1.5
Wednesday - Elasticity of Demand; Law of Supply; Determinants of Supply
Thursday - Workbook 1.6 & 1.7; Elasticity of Supply
Friday - Equilibrium Pricing; Workbook 1.8