• Main cause of A.R.-Colonists resentment
towards British mercantilism (British
making colonists buy only British goods)
• During the war the British economy was
weakened due to boycotts
• Gave colonists the opportunity to make
better economic choices
• Mercantilism ending allowed for free
enterprise to develop
• Free enterprise
– Business based on the choices of the
– Competition encourages businesses to
– Individuals NOT government make decisions
on what to manufacture and sell
– Desire to make a profit motivates people
Dasani: Expertly purified water
Eco Friendly design
Sold by Coca-Cola
• iPod Touch
• Competing prices:
–Best Buy- 199.99
• 1. What is your product?
• 2. Is it competing brands, prices, or both?
• 3. How does this show free enterprise?
When you are done: turn your paper in to
the basket & place the ad in the basket
under the table, then work on your map.