Buying a Car Activities

FINE PRINT: Auto Lease Agreement

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of each section of a lease agreement
  • Identify restrictions placed on driving the vehicle and potential penalties for violating restrictions
  • Extract key information like amount due at signing and monthly payment

FINE PRINT: Vehicle History Report

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • Read a vehicle history report
  • Decide if a used car is worth purchasing based on the details of the report

RESEARCH: Find Your Next Car

In this activity, students will be able to: 

  • Identify what their car needs and preferences are
  • Conduct research to find a few cars that meet their needs
  • Choose a car and compare how much it would cost them to get it new or used, and finance or lease it

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