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Costs that vary directly in proportion to output.

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  • This resource a number of strategies to deliver concept of fixed and variable costs in a memorable way!


    A Crispy Way to Teach Variable and Fixed Costs
  • This activity makes use of four case study businesses to give students practice of calculating contribution and the break-even point, and of analysing the impact of changes in costs or...

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    Breakeven Roll of the Dice
  • This activity can be used to consolidate students understanding of fixed costs, variable costs, profit and loss. The activity is delivered via the context of a business choosing a location....

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    Location Calculation
  • In this short business simulation, students become the directors of a business producing pies and are in competition with several other firms. Their aim is to compete for new custom...

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    The Pie Factory
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