# MERLOT Materials

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#### Budget Explorer

Students often come to a principles course in economics with knowledge that is not correct. This example asks students to... see more

#### Which U.S. President generated the... Which U.S. President generated the highest budget deficits?

Students compare budget deficits and surpluses generated between 1969 and 2008 measured in nominal terms and then as a... see more

#### Total Revenue and Price Elasticity of... Total Revenue and Price Elasticity of Demand: ILD

This ILD helps students to understand the relationship between total revenue and price elasticity of demand.

#### Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns

An ILD to help demonstrate the Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns using an experiment.

#### Price elasticity of demand survey

Students survey class members to estimate the price elasticity of demand for a number of goods and services.

#### Monopoly gas station

Students predict then calculate and graph profit-maximizing the price for an isolated, desert monopoly gas station.

#### The unemployment rate for the class

After predicting what the unemployment rate will be for students in the class, a confidential survey modeled on the... see more

#### Shape of the demand curve

A classroom auction reveals reservation prices and a demand curve for an introductory economics course.

Students predict the best graphical representation of US real GDP/capita during the last twenty years, choosing from... see more

#### Understanding money: Where is most of... Understanding money: Where is most of my money?

This activity uses an Interactive Lecture Demonstration to help students understand the definition of money in a modern... see more

#### What's the best payment?

After predicting which of two earnings streams has the highest currrent value, students use a discounted values table to... see more

#### FRED - Economic Data by St. Louis Fed

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is the center of the Eighth District of the Federal Reserve System. This District... see more

#### Using Form 1099-INT to Complete... Using Form 1099-INT to Complete Schedule C-EZ, Schedule SE, and Form 1040

In Simulation 14A, you will take on the role of Rita A. Bentley in order to learn how to claim self-employment income.... see more

#### Claiming Education Credits for the... Claiming Education Credits for the American Opportunity Credit

In Simulation 10A, you will take on the role of Jon Stillman in order to learn how to claim the American Opportunity... see more

#### Claiming Education Credits for the... Claiming Education Credits for the Lifetime Learning Credit

In this simulation,  you will take on the role of Judy Hood in order to learn how to claim the Lifetime Learning Credit... see more

#### The Organization Simulation

' The  organizational simulation borrows from the work of Barry Oshry, and mirrors many of the design elements and... see more

#### Chinese Food Safety

Chinese-speaking foodservice workers can learn key food safety concepts via this interactive curriculum.

#### LearnDoubleEntry.o

LearnDoubleEntry.org's aim is to offer students a way of practicing double entry bookkeeping / accounting... see more

#### Budget Hero - Election Addition

'While the budget debate continues in Washington, many Americans remain confused about underlying budget issues. To help... see more

#### Workplace Diversity Game

This site provides an online game that will allow participants to answer questions inquiring how they would respond to a... see more

#### SPENT

Interactive website which places user in poverty situation due to loss of job, and then challenges user to make important... see more

#### Ars Regendi - Nation Simulation Game

Ars Regendi is a nation building and government simulation game where the players can rule an own state, which is... see more

#### The electronic beergame

eBeer is an online variation on the classic "Beer Game" developed at MIT. Students experience the bullwhip effect by... see more

#### Time Value of Money

This module is an internactive FinSim produced by McGraw-Hill Irwin.  It creates charts that emphasize future value and... see more