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Economics For Today

10th Edition
Tucker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337613040
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Economics For Today

10th Edition
Tucker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337613040

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Section
Chapter 5, Problem 2SQ
Textbook Problem

If the percentage change in the quantity demanded of a good is less than the percentage change in price, price elasticity of demand is

  1. a. elastic.
  2. b. inelastic.
  3. c. perfectly inelastic.
  4. d. unitary elastic.

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Chapter 5 Solutions

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