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Grade 9-12

Using Slope to Compute Opportunity Cost

Time: 60 mins,
Updated: October 17 2023,


Students will be able to:

  • Define slope and opportunity cost.
  • Compute the slope between two points.
  • Use slope to interpret opportunity cost.

In this personal finance lesson, students will investigate opportunity cost by using slope.


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