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NMTA: Measuring the Economy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does the word domestic in Gross Domestic Product refer to?

Question 2 2. Which is TRUE of the market value of an intermediate good?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is an injection into the circular flow model?

Question 4 4.

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

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Question 6 6. Which of the following would NOT be included in consumption?

Question 7 7. If you needed to increase the GDP, why might you focus on consumption to do this?

Question 8 8. When calculating GDP, transfer payments are:

Question 9 9. In economics, the term investment refers to what?

Question 10 10. What are the main categories of investment?

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Question 11 11. What are the two methods economists use to measure Gross Domestic Product (GDP)?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is true when using the income approach to measure GDP?

Question 13 13. How is investment, in economics, related to spending?

Question 14 14. Tommy's Tweezers has had a change in inventory, increasing by 100,000. What component of the GDP would this affect?

Question 15 15. What are the factors of production?

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Question 16 16. What does the circular flow model of the economy illustrate?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is true regarding the relationships in a market economy?

Question 18 18. When savings leaks out of the circular flow model, what happens to it?

Question 19 19. Which of the following scenarios would be included when calculating the GDP?

Question 20 20. When economists estimate Gross Domestic Product using the income approach, which types of income are included?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following would be included in the GDP?

Question 22 22. What happens when a computer gets produced this year and distributed to a retail store's inventory?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding investment?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a valid exchange medium for factors of production?

Question 25 25. Why would the revenue of a singer from the United States that held a concert abroad not included in the U.S. GDP?

NMTA: Measuring the Economy Chapter Exam Instructions

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