The Weather

 

The weather can affect the quantity supplied in some industrial sectors, and in particular agriculture. If the weather is poor, the output (harvest) will be reduced. However, if the weather is favourable, there will be a bumper harvest and output will be increased.

 

 

 

 

 

1: What will happen to the supply curve for wheat if the summer weather is good?

 

There will be a movement along the supply curve

The supply curve will shift to the right and more will be supplied at each price

The supply curve will shift to the left and less will be supplied at each price


 

 

2: What will happen to the supply curve for wheat if the weather is very poor?

 

There will be a movement along the supply curve

The supply curve will shift to the right and more will be supplied at each price

The supply curve will shift to the left and less will be supplied at each price