Seasonal Unemployment: Definition & Examples


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Which of the following is an example of a job that has seasonal unemployment?

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1. In which of the following ways can a worker with seasonal unemployment make up for the months in which he is out of a job?

2. During the summer months, teachers:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will gauge your understanding of what seasonal unemployment is and various careers that are typically seasonal. Topics on the quiz include people who work in seasonal positions and how much they are paid.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the following:

  • Example of seasonal unemployment
  • How seasonal workers compensate for unemployed months
  • Typical summer activity of teachers
  • Busiest time of year for personal accountants

Skills Practiced

The following quiz and worksheet will allow you to test the following proficiencies:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related business lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding seasonal workers
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the type of individuals swimming facilities prefer to hire

Additional Learning

To learn more about seasonal workers, review the corresponding lesson titled Seasonal Unemployment: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify what seasonal unemployment is
  • Understand how people in seasonal positions make money
  • Learn about different positions that are typically seasonal such as landscaping, lifeguarding and personal accountants