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Grade 9-12

Break-Even Analysis

Time: 70 mins,
Updated: March 26 2021,


Students will be able to:

  • Identify and explain the difference between variable costs and fixed costs.
  • Define total cost and total revenue.
  • Analyze business costs and revenues to determine the number of units that must be sold to cover all operating costs.

In this personal finance lesson, students will use breakeven analysis formula to analyze investment options.


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