Government Intervention in the Economy: Issues & Factors


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1. In which of the following situations might the government consider intervening in the economy?

2. Which of the following statements is most accurate?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The government has many considerations to analyze when deciding whether to intervene in the economy. Using this quiz and worksheet, you can gauge your understanding of topics like the national debt and circumstances that warrant economic government intervention.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet can help you assess your understanding of:

  • What happens when government intervention takes place
  • An example of government intervention
  • Circumstances that would require government intervention
  • The national debt

Skills Practiced

You can use this worksheet and quiz to practice these skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the response to economic government intervention
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on government intervention
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding an example of government intervention and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Spend some time studying the corresponding lesson called Government Intervention in the Economy: Issues & Factors to further boost your knowledge of this topic. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Examine when economic government intervention is needed
  • Identify the controversies surrounding economic government intervention
  • Weigh the costs and benefits of government intervention
  • Determine what the national debt is