Grade 9-12

Is it Fair?

Time: 20 mins,
Updated: June 1 2021,


Students will be able to:

  • Describe factors influencing the decision-making process

In this economics activity, students will examine how incentives and fairness affect human behavior.


This individual activity requires students to explore the roles of incentives and fairness in the decision-making process. To complete this activity, students should follow the directions below:

  1. Watch a short video clip entitled Capuchin Monkeys Reject Unequal Pay.
  2. Answer these questions in the Quizizz Activity.