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Is higher education a good investment?

Is higher education a good investment? One of the biggest questions students face is how much education to get. While bachelors and graduate degrees may lead to higher earnings, they can also be expensive and take years to earn.

In this lesson, students write and solve systems of linear equations to determine how long it would take to pay off various degrees and discuss the pros and cons of different educational paths.


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Math Topics
Algebra & Pre-Algebra, Equations
Social Studies Topics
Economics & Finance
High School
9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

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