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Measuring the Economy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are the two methods economists use to measure Gross Domestic Product (GDP)?

Question 2 2. What are the main categories of investment?

Question 3 3. What are the factors of production?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is true when using the income approach to measure GDP?

Question 5 5. In economics, the term investment refers to what?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true regarding the relationships in a market economy?

Question 7 7. What does the word domestic in Gross Domestic Product refer to?

Question 8 8. Which of the following scenarios would be included when calculating the GDP?

Question 9 9. Which of the following would be included in the GDP?

Question 10 10. What happens when a computer gets produced this year and distributed to a retail store's inventory?

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Question 11 11.

What is the GDP for the following information:

Consumption = 10,000

Investment = 2,000

Government spending = 1,000

Exports = 7,500

Imports = 7,000

Question 12 12. What does the circular flow model of the economy illustrate?

Question 13 13. When economists estimate Gross Domestic Product using the income approach, which types of income are included?

Question 14 14. How is investment, in economics, related to spending?

Question 15 15. Why would the revenue of a singer from the United States that held a concert abroad not included in the U.S. GDP?

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Question 16 16. When calculating GDP, transfer payments are:

Question 17 17. Tommy's Tweezers has had a change in inventory, increasing by 100,000. What component of the GDP would this affect?

Question 18 18. If you needed to increase the GDP, why might you focus on consumption to do this?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding the expenditure approach?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a valid exchange medium for factors of production?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is an injection into the circular flow model?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding investment?

Question 23 23. When savings leaks out of the circular flow model, what happens to it?

Question 24 24. Which is TRUE of the market value of an intermediate good?

Question 25 25. Which of the following would NOT be included in consumption?

Measuring the Economy Chapter Exam Instructions

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