Deficit Solution

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on November 12, 2010


1. Define deficit as used in the cartoon.

2. Irony is defined as when the opposite of what you expect to happen occurs. Describe the irony of this cartoon.

3. Symbol is defined as: something that stands for or suggests something else; a visible sign of something invisible (the lion is a symbol of courage)
What does the man in the striped pants symbolize?

Cartoon by Jerry Holbert. Posted here for educational purposes only.