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When Gas Was a Quarter

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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Why do things cost so much more now than they used to? Students will find out about inflation in the United States.
With this lesson, students will use the Consumer Price Index and explore inflation ...
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What Americans Are Really Payi...

Inflation (Financial Education) 
Computer 
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By adjusting for the inflation that occurred from 1980 to 2010, this Businessweek.com article reveals just how much the relative cost of 35 consumer goods and services has increased  or decreased. C...
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Compare Prices During the Grea...

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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How much did toys and clothing cost during the Great Depression of the 1930s? What would they cost today?
Look at the Then and Now: Prices table below. In the left column is a list of women's clot...
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Consumer Price Index (Estimate...

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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This page has data on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change in prices over time in a market basket of goods and services. The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases CPI data m...
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Consumer Price Index, 1913

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change in prices over time in a market basket of goods and services. The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases CPI data monthly. This table pro...
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CPI Inflation Calculator

Inflation (Financial Education) 
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The CPI inflation calculator uses the average Consumer Price Index for a given calendar year. This data represents changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban househ...
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How much did it cost back in?

Inflation (Financial Education) 
Computer 
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This WolframAlpha widget calculates and displays the current value of a historical amount of money.
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College Savings Calculator

Inflation (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Use our College Savings calculator to determine the amount you must invest each year to have enough money to cover all college costs.
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Consumer Price Index (CPI) Inf...

Inflation (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
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This is an inflation calculator for adjusting costs from one year to another using the Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation index. This inflation calculator is based on the average inflation index dur...
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Inflation in the USA

Inflation (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
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Compare the value of American dollars in prior years to American dollars today.
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Gross Domestic Product Deflato...

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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This is an inflation calculator for adjusting costs from one year to another using the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Deflator inflation index. This inflation calculator is based on the inflation rate d...
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Real Estate Tycoon

Jobs (Financial Education) 
Computer 
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In this yearlong project, students design, "build," and "sell" a house; after which they simulate investment of the profits in the stock market. Along the way, students make scale drawings, compute w...
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Payday

Jobs (Financial Education) 
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How much do a school teacher & LeBron James make in a year? Explore not only how much people earn each year, but also each day, hour and minute. How long would a teacher have to work to earn what LeBr...
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Tip Jar

Jobs (Financial Education) 
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What's the deal with all the tip calculators in the App Store? Is calculating 15% hard? Nope, and this lesson uses percents to explore the math of eatingand workingin a restaurant, from leaving ti...
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Paycheck

Jobs (Financial Education) 
Excel 
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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Miranda and the Rookie

Jobs (Financial Education) 
Spreadsheet 
Technology PoW 

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Use a spreadsheet to compare salaries of the star basketball player and the rookie.
NOTE: A free login is required. Sign up using the link on the login page, or use your existing K...
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Paycheck

Takehome pay (Financial Education) 
Excel 
Tool 

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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Payroll Deductions Calculator

Takehome pay (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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Use this calculator to help you determine the impact of changing your payroll deductions. You can enter your current payroll information and deductions, and then compare them to your proposed deductio...
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Paycheck

Taxes (Financial Education) 
Excel 
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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Payroll Deductions Calculator

Taxes (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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Use this calculator to help you determine the impact of changing your payroll deductions. You can enter your current payroll information and deductions, and then compare them to your proposed deductio...
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Wages and salary (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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Payday

Wages and salary (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 
$ 
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How much do a school teacher & LeBron James make in a year? Explore not only how much people earn each year, but also each day, hour and minute. How long would a teacher have to work to earn what LeBr...
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Paycheck

Wages and salary (Financial Education) 
Excel 
Tool 

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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Payroll Deductions Calculator

Wages and salary (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Use this calculator to help you determine the impact of changing your payroll deductions. You can enter your current payroll information and deductions, and then compare them to your proposed deductio...
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Miranda and the Rookie

Wages and salary (Financial Education) 
Spreadsheet 
Technology PoW 

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Use a spreadsheet to compare salaries of the star basketball player and the rookie.
NOTE: A free login is required. Sign up using the link on the login page, or use your existing K...
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