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Economics (MindTap Course List)

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Roger A. Arnold
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337617383
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Economics (MindTap Course List)

13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337617383

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Chapter 12, Problem 1QP
Textbook Problem

“How much money did you make last year?” What is wrong with that statement?

Expert Solution
To determine

Identify whether the given statement is correct or wrong.

Explanation of Solution

Money refers to the medium of exchange in the form of paper currency and coins, which are used to make payment for all the commodities and services and also used for the repayment of debt. The money earned by a worker is called ‘income’. Therefore, the correct statement is ‘how much income did you make last year’, not ‘how much money did you make last year.’

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