Copyright

Ch 33: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 10.1: Money - Its Functions & Properties

About This Chapter

The Money - Its Functions & Properties chapter of this Holt McDougal Economics - Concepts and Choices Textbook Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the functions and characteristics of money. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Money - Its Functions & Properties textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Holt McDougal Money - Its Functions & Properties chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the money topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the economics topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Types of money
  • Money as a medium of exchange
  • Functions and characteristics of money
  • How money stores value
  • Demand deposits
  • The money supply and its functions

Holt McDougal is a registered trademark of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, which is not affiliated with Study.com.

7 Lessons in Chapter 33: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 10.1: Money - Its Functions & Properties
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Medium of Exchange in Economics: Definition & Examples

1. Medium of Exchange in Economics: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will explain the term, medium of exchange. We will look at how money is the typical form of medium of exchange and how it functions. We will close with a summary and a quiz.

Money as a Medium of Exchange: Definition, Function & Examples

2. Money as a Medium of Exchange: Definition, Function & Examples

Money serves several different functions in a modern economy. In this lesson, you'll learn that money is a medium of exchange and discover how it works in our economy. You'll also have a chance to take a short quiz after the lesson.

Money as a Store of Value: Definition & Overview

3. Money as a Store of Value: Definition & Overview

Money presents many advantages for economic development. In this lesson, you'll learn about how money can store value, as well as learn of other commodities that act as stores of value as well.

The Functions and Characteristics of Money

4. The Functions and Characteristics of Money

Money makes the world go around. In this lesson, we will learn more about money. We will break it down into its separate functions and look closer at its many characteristics.

What is Money? - Definition and Types

5. What is Money? - Definition and Types

In this lesson, you'll learn what money is and its four basic functions. You'll also take a look at how it benefits society and explore the different types of money.

Demand Deposit: Definition & Overview

6. Demand Deposit: Definition & Overview

Most people with bank accounts have demand deposits even if they don't know it. In this lesson, you'll learn what a demand deposit is and some related concepts. You'll also have a chance to take a short quiz after the lesson.

Measuring the Money Supply: Explanation and Examples

7. Measuring the Money Supply: Explanation and Examples

Discover how the Federal Reserve defines the money supply by exploring the components of the money stock. In this lesson, we also look at the money supply in terms of function and liquidity.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Other Chapters

Other chapters within the Holt McDougal Economics - Concepts and Choices: Online Textbook Help course

Support