Thursday, December 8th, 2005

International Trade


Students shall be able to

  1. analyze how changes in exchange rates of world currencies affect international trade,

  2. describe the effect of various exchange rate systems, and

  3. analyze the effects of changes in exchange rates on the balance of trade.


  1. Students shall watch "Economics USA: International Finance."

  2. Students shall answer questions from the video.


  1. Watch "Economics USA: International Finance."

  2. Answer these questions. [Word file or PDF file]


Monitor and adjust as necessary. Check student work in the notebook.

TEKS involved: 5B, 9A, 10B, 12A, 12B, 13A, 13B, 13C, 13D, 14A, 14B, 19A, 22A, 23A, 23F, 23G, 24C, 24D, 25A, 25B.