We are currently discussing Unit 10 (CE.13). In this Unit,The student will demonstrate knowledge of the role of government in the United States economy by:
a) examining competition in the marketplace;
b) explaining how government provides certain goods and services;
c) describing the impact of taxation, including an understanding of the reasons for the 16th Amendment, spending, and borrowing;
d) explaining how the Federal Reserve System acts as the nation’s central bank;
e) describing the protection of consumer rights and property rights;
f) recognizing that government creates currency and coins and that there are additional forms of money.