Should a cleaner be paid the same as a teacher? Should a referee be paid the same as a player? Should a doctor be paid the same as a nurse?
- Yes, of course!
- Nope! Are you crazy???
Find FIVE words that you associate with the term "CAPITALISM".
Now - find FIVE words that you associate with the term "COMMUNISM".
Communism is a system where the Capitalism is an economic system where Communism - Capitalism -
Communism vs Capitalism
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What are the main differences between communism and capitalism?
After WW2 the British, Americans and the USSR met in a series of conferences to discuss what to do about Germany. Increasingly the Western side of Europe was influenced by the USA, whilst the Eastern side was influenced by the USSR. This divide became known as what?
- Iron Curtain
- Great Divide
- Wall of China
After WW2 two "superpowers" emerged. One was capitalist , the other communist.
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What is Communism?
- An economic system that emphasises private ownership, profit maximisation and competition - usually as part of a democratic political system.
- A political and economic ideology that advocates for an equal society in which all property and resources are collectively owned by the state
What is Capitalism?
- An economic system that emphasises private ownership, profit maximisation and competition
- A political ideology that advocates for an equal society in which all property and resources are collectively owned by the state
Which of these countries was historically communist?
- Soviet Union
- United States
Which of these countries has a capitalist economy?
- United States
- North Korea
In capitalism, what determines the price of goods or services?
- Supply and demand
- The government's distribution plan
- Social responsibility
Overall, which system do you prefer? Which one seems fairer? Which one seems to offer people the best life?
Draw a quirky monster with five different types of legs and a pizza for the body.