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The following examples are derived from actual documented problem solving activities that have been tested and used with students. These examples should be informative to those who would like to begin using this technique.


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Documented Problem Solving: Price Elasticity of Demand
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
The concept of price elasticity of demand was introduced in class. Elastic and inelastic goods were discussed. The impact that a change in price will have on total revenue was also presented.

Subject: Economics: Economics

Documented Problem Solving: Determining the Tax Structure
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
Determining a Tax Structure - The different tax structures are reinforced through the calculation of the tax rate at two different income levels.

Subject: Economics: Economics

Documented Problem Solving: Calculating the Unemployment Rate
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
Following a lecture about unemployment, students are asked to calculate the unemployment rate. They will need to apply their knowledge about unemployment and the labor force in order to make the calculation.

Subject: Economics: Economics


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