What Are Commodities? - Definition, Types & Examples


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What is a commodity?

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1. How do prices vary for commodities?

2. What are some general types of commodities?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With this quiz/worksheet combo, you will be assessed on your understanding of commodities, price variation, and classifications of commodities.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on your knowledge of:

  • Definition of commodity
  • Metal commodities
  • Relationships between commodities and other countries
  • Variation of prices

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about international trade in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the economy
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on commodities

Additional Learning

Want to learn more about commodities? Check out the accompanying lesson titled What are Commodities? - Definition, Types & Examples. It covers topics like:

  • Examples of Commodities
  • Purpose of pricing commodities
  • Relationship between different commodities