Concise and accessible text presents the essential content of AP Microeconomics structured and written to follow the current AP Course and Exam Description. Provides comprehensive instruction, practice, and assessment opportunities in using economic skills in short, focused sections. The text includes plentiful graphics, charts, and data to help students analyze, describe, and explain economic concepts.
Explore principles that shape the economic choices of individuals and businesses!
Topical organization—36 topics aligned directly to the College Board framework.
Within each of the six course units, the content, topics, course themes, and learning objectives focus on developing the economic thinking skills and knowledge for AP® exam and college success.
Each topic includes
—an Essential Question.
—a narrative aligned to the course framework with real-world microeconomics examples.
Extensive AP® exam preparation includes hundreds of topic-specific multiple-choice and free-response questions, and a full-length practice test modeled on the AP® Exam.
Special features include
—Think as an Economist—topic activities focus on microeconomic skills (principles and models, interpretation, manipulation, and graphing and visuals).
—Economic Perspectives—unit activities explore the diverse views of microeconomists.
A separate Teacher Resource includes an answer key; correlations to the CED; and reproducible activity pages cover topics such as justice, race, and other microeconomic issues.