High School




Class: Economics

Luke Thomas

Luke Thomas

B.A. in History from Fresno State
Master of Divinity from Multnomah University

H.S. Bible, AP World History, AP Economics


Senior economics teaches students to analyze charts, graphs, and theory in preparation for college business and economics classes.  Students study both microeconomic business principles and macroeconomic government theory.  In this class, students are taught the basics of personal finance such as budgeting, interest accumulation, and debt reduction.

Topics to be covered:

– Economic Foundations

– Production Possibilities Curves

– Economic Systems

– The American economy

– Supply and Demand

– Labor

– National Accounting

– Inflation

– The Federal Reserve System

– Competition

– Marketing

– Debt

– International Trade and Finance


– Budget Project

– Article Project

– Marketing a product