Economics

Goods and Services

The fruits and vegetables are a good.  A good is something that you can buy and take home with you.

The farmer provides the service by growing the vegetables we eat.-

The clothes we purchase are a good.  We can take them home and use them.

The lady making the shirt is providing a service. She is making the clothes to be sold in stores.

The cars and trucks we ride in are goods.

The man assembling the car is providing a service.  He is helping make the car that can be sold at a dealership.

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