Foxes Class (Year 5)

Behind The News

Tuesday 7th July 2020 - US Chana Tariffs



1. Briefly summarise the BTN US China Tariffs story.


2. A tariff is like a tax. True or false?


3. What is a tariff?


4. What is the purpose of tariffs?


5. Who decides if there will be a new tariff?

               (a) The government

               (b) Small businesses

               (c) Tax payers


6. What are tariffs put on?


7. How can tariffs help local businesses?


8. What does a free trade agreement mean?


9. Which country has been raising tariffs on goods from China?


10. What questions do you have about the BTN story?

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