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1.  If the CPI is 100 in the base year and 150 in the current year, how much did prices rise between these two years?
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2.  If aggregate quantity supplied is greater than aggregate quantity demanded at a particular price level, then a
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3.  You have data for compensation of employees, proprietors' income, rental income, and net interest. Can you compute national income?
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4.  Durable goods $2,000 Services   4,000 Business purchases of capital goods     200 Fixed investment    600 Exports     600 Imports     800 Nondurable goods     500 Inventory investment                300 Government transfer payments     400 Purchases of new residential housing     400 Government purchases     900 Refer to Exhibit 7-3.  Consumption is equal to
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5.  If the price level is constant, but consumption increases, then the real balance effect will
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6.  If Real GDP is greater than Natural Real GDP, the economy is in a(n)
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7.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. What is the value of  disposable income?
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8.  Suppose there are 200 million people in the population, 120 million people in the civilian labor force, and 90 million people are employed.  The number of people unemployed is _______ million and the unemployment rate is ___________ percent.
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9.  Real GDP is always measured in
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10.  In an economy with 100 million people, 70 million hold jobs and 19 million are not working but are looking for jobs. The number counted as unemployed is
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11.  Look at the following data: personal income = $4,900 billion; personal taxes = $900 billion; transfer payments = $980 billion. What is disposable income?
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12.  The unemployment rate equals the
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13.  Suppose there are five goods in the economy, A-E. The current-year quantity of each is 10A, 20B, 30C, 40D, and 50E. Current-year prices are $1 for each unit of A, $2 for each unit of B, $3 for each unit of C, $4 for each unit of D, and $5 for each unit of E. Base-year prices are $1 for each good. Real GDP in the current year equals _________ and GDP equals _________.
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14.  The cyclical unemployment rate is defined as the __________ unemployment rates.
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15.  Durable goods $2,000 Services   4,000 Business purchases of capital goods     200 Fixed investment    600 Exports     600 Imports     800 Nondurable goods     500 Inventory investment                300 Government transfer payments     400 Purchases of new residential housing     400 Government purchases     900 Refer to Exhibit 7-3.  Investment is equal to
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16.  If investment changes because of a change in a factor other than the price level, then the
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17.  As the price level falls, ceteris paribus, people holding some of their wealth in monetary form become
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18.  Suppose that C = $700, I = $200, G = $200, NX = $100, and that the money supply is equal to $400.  Based upon these assumptions, velocity is equal to ________________.  If consumption and velocity both rise beyond their initial levels, then it follows that another component of spending ___________ necessarily fall.
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19.  Unemployment that arises as a result of the time it takes for unemployed people to locate a job utilizing their transferable skills is called __________ unemployment.
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20.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. What is the value of  national income?
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21.  A person in the civilian labor force falls into one of two categories:
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22.  The natural rate of unemployment exists at
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23.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (11) and blank (12), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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24.  Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total market value of all
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25.  Which of the following is counted in GDP?
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26.  A recession is always part of a
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27.  One measure of the inflation rate is the
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28.  If the economy is in a recessionary gap,
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29.  Velocity is the average number of times a dollar is spent to buy
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30.  A market basket is made up of three goods, 10X, 12Y, and 18Z. The prices in the base year are $1.20, $2.10, and $3.25, respectively. The prices in the current year are $1.44, $2.23, and $3.88. What is the approximate consumer price index in the current year?
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31.  If consumption increases,
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32.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. What is the value of  personal income?
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33.  If consumption changes because of a change in a factor other than the price level, then the
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34.  Suppose the economy's short-run equilibrium point is to the left of the Natural Real GDP. Which of the following is true?
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35.  As the interest rate rises, businesses invest __________ and the AD curve shifts to the __________.
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36.  An aggregate demand (AD) curve shows the
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37.  If the natural unemployment rate is 5 percent and the current unemployment rate is 6 percent, then the economy is
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38.  The sum of durable goods, nondurable goods, and services equals
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39.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (7) and blank (8), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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40.  Expectation of lower future prices is a
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41.  According to Say's law,
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42.  In order to be classified as unemployed, a person must
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43.  Which of the following is the correct equation for computing personal income?
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44.  "Economic growth" has occurred if the
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45.  If a person did at least one hour of work as a paid employee during the survey week, how is she classified?
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46.  Which of the following factors can shift the AD curve?
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47.  Suppose the real exchange rate of 115 Japanese yen to the dollar moves to 105 yen to the dollar. The dollar has __________, making Japanese goods __________ expensive for Americans.
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48.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (5) and blank (6), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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49.  The unemployment due to changes in the types of skills employers require is called __________ unemployment.
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50.  Suppose consumption increases at each price level. As a result, aggregate demand __________, and the AD curve shifts __________.
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51.  Which of the following illustrates double counting?
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52.  In 2009, the U.S. GDP was approximately
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53.  Suppose consumption decreases at each price level. As a result, aggregate demand __________, and the AD curve shifts __________.
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54.  In the United States, by far the largest expenditure component in GDP is
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55.  If investment changes because of a change in the price level, then the
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56.  Exhibit 7-1    Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. Which of the following summations represents GDP using the expenditure approach?
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57.  Which of the following would not be included in the calculation of this year's GDP?
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58.  The short-run aggregate supply curve is
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59.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (9) and blank (10), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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60.   If the economy is self-regulating and in a recessionary gap,
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61.  Increases in import spending
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62.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (3) and blank (4), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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63.  A depreciation of the U.S. dollar tends to __________ U.S. net exports and shift the U.S. AD curve to the __________.
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64.  Suppose the market basket consists of 10X, 20Y, and 30Z. Current-year prices are $1.20 for each unit of X, $0.96 for each unit of Y, and $1.30 for each unit of Z. Base-year prices are $1.00 for each unit of X, Y, and Z. What is the approximate CPI in the current year?
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65.  An increase in labor's productivity will cause the SRAS curve to shift __________ and the price level to __________.
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66.  Aggregate demand curves are
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67.  As interest rates rise, the  ____________ curve shifts _____________ resulting in a(n) 
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68.  Short-run equilibrium exists
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69.  A lower income tax rate __________ consumption, causing a __________ the AD curve.
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70.  According to Say's law, there can be
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71.  Personal income is
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72.  If Real GDP was $8,742 billion in year 2 and it had been $8,509 billion in year 1, what was the approximate economic growth rate during this time period?
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73.  In an economy with 100 million people, 70 million hold jobs and 19 million are not working but are looking for jobs. The unemployment rate is
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74.  One of the reasons why the AD curve slopes downward is that as the
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75.  Expectation of higher future income is a
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76.  Suppose the price level is rising and it is widely forecast to rise even further. This forecast might cause __________ of some consumption plans, resulting in __________ the AD curve.
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77.  Which of the following would not be included in the measurement of GDP?
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78.  A decrease in the money supply may __________ total expenditures and thus __________ aggregate demand.
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79.  After an adverse supply shock occurs, the  ____________ curve shifts _____________ resulting in a(n) _________________ in the U.S. price level and a(n) ________________ in Real GDP.
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80.  Which of the following statements is false?
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81.  Juan lost his job as a nuclear physicist working for a defense contractor.  He can not find a job because no firms in the defense industry or any other industry are hiring people with his skills.  Juan is ______________ unemployed.
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82.  Which of the following does GDP omit?
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83.  If the CPI is 170 and nominal income is $45,000, approximately what does real income equal?
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84.  What does annual economic growth refer to?
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85.  Suppose the real exchange rate of 10 Mexican pesos to the dollar moves to 9 pesos to the dollar. The dollar has ________________, making Mexican goods __________ expensive for Americans.
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86.  According to the classical theorists, it is impossible to have
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87.  An increase in the money supply may __________ total expenditures, leading to a __________ shift of the AD curve.
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88.  Suppose there are 50 million people in the population, 25 million people in the civilian labor force, and 20 million people are employed.  The number of people unemployed is _______ million and the unemployment rate is ___________ percent.
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89.  Persons who are retired or engaged in own-home housework are considered to be in which of the following categories?
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90.  In the definition of GDP, the words "total market value" refer to total
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91.  The real balance effect is one of the
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92.  An economic policy initiative results in the AD curve shifting to the right. As a result,
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93.  Suppose the civilian non-institutional population equals 100,000; the civilian labor force equals 75,000; there are 70,000 employed persons and 5,000 unemployed persons. If 5,000 persons who are currently "not in the labor force" decide to join the civilian labor force, and 3,000 are unemployed, then
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94.  The change in the purchasing power of dollar-denominated assets (such as cash holdings) is the
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95.  An inflationary gap exists when AD and SRAS
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96.  Durable goods $2,000 Services   4,000 Business purchases of capital goods     200 Fixed investment    600 Exports     600 Imports     800 Nondurable goods     500 Inventory investment                300 Government transfer payments     400 Purchases of new residential housing     400 Government purchases     900   111.   Refer to Exhibit 7-3.  Net exports is equal to
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97.  As the interest rate rises, the cost of a given investment project __________ and businesses invest __________.
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98.  Given Change in Economic Factor Real GDP Price Level Increase in foreign real national income (1) (2) Decrease in wage rates (3) (4) Beneficial supply shock (5) (6) Decrease in government purchases (7) (8) Increase in personal income taxes (8) (10) Decrease in labor productivity (11) (12) Refer to Exhibit 8-2.  Based on the given change, what word (rises or falls) should go in blank (1) and blank (2), respectively, to summarize the resulting impact on short run equilibrium?
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99.  A rise in wage rates
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100.  Durable goods $2,000 Services   4,000 Business purchases of capital goods     200 Fixed investment    600 Exports     600 Imports     800 Nondurable goods     500 Inventory investment                300 Government transfer payments     400 Purchases of new residential housing     400 Government purchases     900 Refer to Exhibit 7-3.  GDP is equal to
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101.  Greater wealth makes __________ people willing to spend the national income, causing __________ the economy's AD curve.
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102.  If the SRAS curve intersects the AD curve to the left of Natural Real GDP, the economy is
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103.  When the economy is at its full employment Real GDP, the unemployment rate is equal to
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104.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. Which of the following summations represents disposable income?
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105.  The civilian non-institutional population consists of everyone in the population who is
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106.  Persons who are retired or engaged in own-home housework are considered to be in which of the following categories?
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107.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. What is the value of  net domestic product?
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108.  If the economy is self-regulating and in an inflationary gap,
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109.  An increase in the interest rate __________ purchases of consumer __________.
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110.  John just bought shares of stock in IBM for $10,000 and paid a $90 commission to his broker. How did this affect GDP?
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111.  An increase in the price of nonlabor inputs
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112.  Exhibit 7-1    Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5  Refer to Exhibit 7-1. What is the value of  gross domestic product?
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113.  If Real GDP is less than Natural Real GDP, the economy is in
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114.  An increase in the price level
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115.  "Full employment" is said to exist when the unemployment rate equals
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116.  The civilian non-institutional population can be broken down into two groups:
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117.  If a person is waiting to be called back to a job from which she has been laid off, how is she classified?
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118.  Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. Which of the following summations represents personal income?
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119.  A plumber who quits his job in San Diego and moves to Orlando where additional plumbers are needed is said to be ___________________ unemployed
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120.  A short-run aggregate supply curve shows the
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121.  As the price level rises, ceteris paribus, people holding some of their wealth in monetary form become
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122.  Which of the following is not consistent with a self-regulating economy?
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123.  If the price level remains constant but the wage rate increases, then there will be __________ in production and the SRAS curve will shift __________.
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124.  An increase in the price of oil will cause
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125.  The employment rate equals the number of
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126.  The standard definition of "recession" is
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127.  Part of the story of the interest rate effect is that a lower price level causes __________ in the supply of credit, which then causes the interest rate to __________.
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128.  Underground activities are not counted in GDP because
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129.  According to classical economists, the relationship between the amount of funds households plan to save and the interest rate is
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130.  A decrease in the price of electricity will cause
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131.  Which of the following is a nonmarket good?
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132.  Say's law says
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133.  If in the process of calculating GDP, the market value of all intermediate goods is added to the market value of all final goods, this would
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134.  The CPI was 138 in one year and 146 the following year. Approximately how much did prices rise between the two years?
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135.  An appreciation of the U.S. dollar tends to __________ U.S. net exports and shift the U.S. AD curve to the __________.
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136.  Which of the following would definitely not be included in the measurement of GDP?
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137.  An increase in labor productivity shifts the
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138.  Smith's income was $50,000 in year 1 and $55,600 in year 2. The CPI was 114 in year 1 and 124 in year 2. What was the approximate percentage change in Smith's real income between the two years?
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139.  Gross Domestic Product is computed by using
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140.  According to classical economists, the relationship between the amount of funds firms plan to invest and the interest rate is
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141.  Changes in which of the following will not cause the SRAS curve to shift?
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142.  A decrease in the price level
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143.  The real balance effect describes the change in
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144.  The real balance effect helps to create "a change in
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145.  A falling interest rate affects the demand for consumer __________ and shifts AD to the __________.
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146.  What is the proper sequence of the phases of a business cycle?
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147.  The interest rate effect is one of the
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148.  As the price level falls,
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149.  Suppose a drop in stock prices makes people feel less wealthy. This would cause __________ the economy's AD curve.
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152.  Exhibit 7-1    Consumption expenditures $ 2,150 Federal government purchases of goods and services 250 State and local government’s purchases 331 Investment 692 Proprietors income 150 Compensation of employees 2,080 Corporate profits 134 Corporate profits taxes 23 Rental income 31 Capital consumption allowance 295 Indirect business taxes 146 Net interest 147 Exports 300 Imports 320 Undistributed corporate profits 111 Transfer payments 66 Personal taxes 45 Dividends                        0 Income Earned from the Rest of the World                     252 Income Earned by the Rest of the World                     667 Social Insurance taxes 222 Statistical discrepancy 5 Refer to Exhibit 7-1. Which of the following summations represents net domestic product?
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155.  Look at the following data: GDP = $7,920 billion; investment = $2,100 billion; exports = $300 billion; government purchases = $1,450 billion; consumption = $4,500 billion. What does import spending equal?
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