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CLEP Macroeconomics: National Income And Price Determination

Subjects : clep, economics
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  • Answer 46 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Relationship between consumption expenditure and disposable income






2. When Short Run Aggregate Supply decreases - Real GDP falls below Potential GDP and the price level _________.






3. The change in savings divided by the change in disposable income






4. The point on a consumption function where the consumption line intersects the 45 degree line






5. When the money wage rate rises - the SAS curve shifts ____ but the LAS curve remains unchanged.






6. Economic slowdown






7. Slopes downward






8. The fraction of a change in disposable income that is saved






9. Potential GDP






10. The ratio of change in consumption to change in income






11. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level when the money wage rate and all other influences on production plans remain constant






12. A rise in the price level at a constant money wage rate brings a change in employment and real GDP and a movement along the ___ curve.






13. The quantity of real GDP demanded equals the quantity of real GDP supplied






14. When AD increases - the price level ________.






15. Relationship between the quantity of real GDP demanded and the price level






16. Economic growth






17. The government's attempt to influence the economy by setting and changing taxes - transfer payments - and expenditures on goods and services






18. Real GDP and around potential GDP






19. Price levels rise due to a decrease in Short Run Aggregate Supply






20. Relationship between saving and disposable income






21. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level when real GDP equals potential GDP; potential GDP is real GDP when all the economy's labor - capital - land - and entrepreneurial ability are fully employed






22. Job expectations - fiscal or monetary policy - world economy - inflation - profits






23. Increase in long-term growth






24. Decrease in AD






25. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level






26. A rise in resource costs (labor - fuel - material - etc) will _______ SAS.






27. A persistent increase in aggregate demand that exceeds the increase in potential GDP






28. Equilibrium real GDP is below potential GDP






29. Increased AD brings a(n) ___________ in SAS.






30. Disposable Income (DI) = Consumption(C) + Saving Consumption (S)






31. Increase in AD






32. MPC






33. When potential GDP increases - both LAS and SAS curves shift _____.






34. Indicates simultaneous change in price level and money wage rate






35. Equilibrium real GDP exceeds potential GDP






36. A rise in both the price level and the money wage rate that maintains full employment brings a movement along the ____ curve.






37. MPC + MPS






38. Price level exceeds equilibrium price






39. A non-price related change causes a _____ in the demand curve






40. Tendency for increases in the price level to lower the purchasing power of assets of financial assets and reduce total spending in the economy






41. When AD increases - real GDP __________.






42. Sum of the quantities of all the final goods produced in the economy






43. People change consumption preferences daily between domestic goods and services and foreign goods and services






44. The government's attempt to influence the economy by setting and changing interest rates - the exchange rate - and the quantity of money






45. Change in consumption expenditure divided by the change in disposable income






46. The value of consumption goods and services bought by households