The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochy Show

Media Type: TV Clips Topic: Opportunity Cost

The Simpsons

Bart and Lisa decide not to watch their favorite TV show because it is so beautiful outside. Then Marge decides to hug Bart. He asks if she could just hug him at night when he is asleep. In both cases, opportunity costs are an important part of the decision-making process. This scene is a short and simple way to prompt a discussion about opportunity costs. 

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