- Chapter 22.1: heliocentric theory
- Chapter 22.2: Isaac Newton
- Chapter 22.3: social contract
- Chapter 22.4: philosophe
- Chapter 22.5: salon
- Chapter 22.6: enlightened despot
- Chapter 22.7: Declaration of Independence
- Chapter 22.8: federal system
- Chapter 22.9: According to Ptolemy, what was the earths position in the universe?...
- Chapter 22.10: What are the four steps in the scientific method?
- Chapter 22.11: What four new instruments came into use during the Scientific Revol...
- Chapter 22.12: How did the ideas of Hobbes and Locke differ?
- Chapter 22.13: What did Montesquieu admire about the government of Britain?
- Chapter 22.14: How did the Enlightenment lead to a more secular outlook?
- Chapter 22.15: What were three developments in the arts during the Enlightenment?
- Chapter 22.16: What sorts of reforms did the enlightened despots make?
- Chapter 22.17: Why did the Articles of Confederation result in a weak national gov...
- Chapter 22.18: How did the writers of the U.S. Constitution put into practice the ...
Solutions for Chapter Chapter 22: Enlightenment and Revolution, 15501789
Full solutions for World History: Patterns of Interaction | 1st Edition
average variable cost
variable cost divided by the quantity of output
a certificate of indebtedness
a group of firms acting in unison
money that takes the form of a commodity with intrinsic value
the offset in aggregate demand that results when expansionary fiscal policy raises the interest rate and thereby reduces investment spending
the fall in total surplus that results from a market distortion, such as a tax
goods produced domestically and sold abroad
input costs that do not require an outlay of money by the firm
the regular pattern of income variation over a person’s life
the claim that the government should aim to maximize the well-being of the worst-off person in society
medium of exchange
an item that buyers give to sellers when they want to purchase goods and services
price elasticity of supply
a measure of how much the quantity supplied of a good responds to a change in the price of that good, computed as the percentage change in quantity supplied divided by the percentage change in price
a person for whom another person, called the agent, is performing some act
total revenue minus total cost
a tax for which highincome taxpayers pay a smaller fraction of their income than do low-income taxpayers
government policy aimed at protecting people against the risk of adverse events
two goods for which an increase in the price of one leads to an increase in the demand for the other
a graph of the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity supplied
a table that shows the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity supplied
unit of account
the yardstick people use to post prices and record debts