### **Stock Market Literacy!** Edit

1. Suppose that you bought a share when it was low. You paid $25.00 for it and now it’s selling at $130.00 a share so, of course, you want to sell.

What is the amount of your capital gains?

a. $105.00 b. $95.00 c. $5.00 d. $32.00

2. Suppose you bought ten of these shares for $25.00 each.

How much did you pay for the ten shares?

a. $200.00 b. $250.00 c. $25.00 d. $2500.00

3. If your capital gains were $105.00 on each share, what are your capital gains on 10 shares?

a. $205.00 b. $105.00 c. $1050.00 d. $2500.00

### **Invest with the Best** Edit

Your grandfather has given you $5,000 to invest for college. It’s up to you to invest this money wisely! You’ve decided that you want to invest in a lot of different types of investments, including savings accounts, CDs , money market accounts, mutual funds, and stocks. In order to prove to your grandfather that you’re a wise investor, you must come up with the most profitable way to invest your money over a 12 week period.

As a group on how much of the $5,000 should be invested in each of the following:

Savings accounts

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CD

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Mutual fund (including number of shares in total)

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Stock (including number of shares in total)

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### **Invest with Best Cards** Edit

Cut the following cards out of their guide and shuffle them into a pile, with cards facing down.