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Comparing and Contrasting Economic Systems – Posters and Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 6

A set of posters paired with a worksheet to compare and contrast economic systems.

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Use these posters when discussing different types of economic systems with your students.

These posters cover the following systems:

  • free enterprise
  • socialism
  • communism.

Use the drop-down menu to choose between the posters and worksheet, posters only, or the Google Slides version.


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