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Ch 62: Economic Systems - ORELA Middle Grades Social Science

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Learn more about economic systems by reviewing engaging video lessons. Resources in this chapter can help enhance your preparations for the ORELA Middle Grades Social Science assessment.

Economic Systems: ORELA Middle Grades Social Science - Chapter Summary

The ORELA assessment covers a variety of social science subjects, including economic systems. Use the lessons in this chapter to get reacquainted with the subject area so you're able to do the following on the exam:

  • Compare and analyze socialism, communism and mixed economies
  • Describe formal substantive approaches in economic systems
  • Explain political and economic systems in the global business arena

Subject-matter experts explore the ins and outs of economic systems to ensure you're prepared to address them on the exam. Review the lessons as often as you'd like until you feel confident that you've absorbed the information in this chapter.

Economic Systems: ORELA Middle Grades Social Science Objectives

Lessons in this economic systems chapter explore topics covered in the economics content domain of the ORELA Middle Grades Social Science assessment. This content domain constitutes about 12% of the total test. Prepare by reviewing the lessons in this chapter in their video form, or by exploring full lesson transcripts with easily identifiable vocabulary words. Self-assessment quizzes are also available to test your comprehension of the lessons.

The ORELA exam consists of 150 multiple-choice questions that, in addition to economics, explore geography and culture, history and government. Earning a passing score of 227 or higher gives you the licensure needed to teach social science to students in Oregon middle grades classrooms.

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