Learning Exercise

Global Marketing at the Cameron Balloon Factory

This is an online assignment that can be used with the virtual factory.


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  1. First take a tour of the Virtual Factory and become familiar with its
  2. After reviewing each of the functions, go to the Site Map.
  3. From the site map, click on the Worksheets link under the Marketing Area.
  4. Then follow the assignment and respond to the questions for Worksheet 3: "Round The World Balloons - Exporting."
  5. Click on "printable version" and
  6. Respond to all the questions that are listed on the worksheet.
  7. Submit your responses as advised by your instructor.


  1. Need to understand exchange rates.
  2. Need to be familiar with the European Community and its implications.


Exporting, International Marketing, International Business

Type of Task

Learning Objectives

  1. To understand the importance of exporting.
  2. To understand how exchange rates impact trade.


5 points per question on the worksheet.
Total possible points: 25