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Econ and Me: Scarcity

Quiz by Megan Charlton

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8 questions
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  • Q1
    To satisfy their wants, people use _____.
    brains
    hands
    resources
    mouths
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  • Q2
    Scarcity happens when people can have everything that they want.
    false
    true
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  • Q3
    Scarcity requires ______________, which is where you have to make a decision.
    choice
    everything
    nothing
    thinking
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  • Q4
    Sean, Jennifer, Tanya and Kevin have a scarcity of space and __________________.
    hats
    people
    space
    candy
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  • Q5
    When building a clubhouse, the children realized they had a __________ of wood and large trees.
    couple
    scarcity
    lot
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  • Q6
    The students have to make a choice because their resources are ___________.
    silly
    good
    limited
    unwanted
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  • Q7
    The children needed everything EXCEPT ______________ to build the clubhouse.
    wood
    tools
    people
    rope
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  • Q8
    What did Econ call the items that the children used to build the clubhouse?
    resources
    things
    tools
    stuff
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