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Table 3 Factors for determining the relative-value of an object

From: I-SLATE: designing a culturally relevant framework for authentic learning

Attribute (linguistic variable) Linguistic values Weight Notes
Supply high, moderate, low 0.5 This affects the relative cost of a particular artifact/object.
Demand high, moderate, low 0.3 This affects the relative cost of a particular artifact/object
Quality high, moderate, low 0.3 Grading value related to quality.
Route-difficulty very low, low, moderate, high, very high 0.2 An item of trade may have to be transported from point A to point B which can also be a determinant of its relative value. The more difficult the route, the higher the relative value.