🦃 Thanksgiving Price Index


Students discover how the nominal cost of a Thanksgiving dinner has changed over time using a simplified version of the process economists employ to track inflation.


GRADE LEVEL

9-12

TIME REQUIRED

60 minutes+

VIRTUAL-FRIENDLY?

Yes

 


NATIONAL STANDARDS FOR ECONOMICS EDUCATION

  • Unemployment & Inflation

 


MATERIALS

Thanksgiving Price Index

 


HOW TO EDIT

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