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Lesson 5: Demand | Unit 3: Demand Curve Page: 12 of 20

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  • How a demand schedule, which is a table of price/quantity numbers, can be used to illustrate demand and the law of demand.
  • How a demand curve can be derived from a demand schedule by plotting the price/quantity pairs, and how the negative slope of this demand curve also reflects the law of demand.
  • Demand space as the area beneath a demand curve and that the demand price on the demand curve is the upper limit of buyers' demand space.


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MARGINAL REVENUE, MONOPOLY

The change in total revenue resulting from a change in the quantity of output sold. Marginal revenue indicates how much extra revenue a monopoly receives for selling an extra unit of output. It is found by dividing the change in total revenue by the change in the quantity of output. Marginal revenue is the slope of the total revenue curve and is one of two revenue concepts derived from total revenue. The other is average revenue. To maximize profit, a monopoly equates marginal revenue and marginal cost.

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