Minimum Wage & Cost of Living: Homeschool Assignment

Instructor: Megan Sarkisian
This assignment allows students to research and compare minimum wage and cost of living in several states, analyzing the shifts in the value of money among different locations.

Assignment Instructions for Students

Research the minimum wages in three different states and compare each to their state's cost of living. Then, in 3-4 paragraphs, summarize your findings and respond to this prompt: How does the value of money change depending on location? Give 2-3 reasons. Be sure to include sources found during your research.

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