Introduction to Macroeconomics
3.0 / Lower
This examination measures knowledge and understanding of material typically taught in an introductory undergraduate course in macroeconomics. The content of the examination corresponds with course offerings such as Principles of Macroeconomics or Introduction to Macroeconomics. No prior knowledge of economics is required for this examination. This examination tests for a knowledge of facts and terminology, an understanding of concepts and forms, and for the student’s ability to apply the concepts learned in Introduction to Macroeconomics. The exam also assumes a good understanding of high school algebra. (Multiple-choice examination)
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