Written by an experienced Business Studies Teacher this work booklet comprehensively covers topic 1.7 in the new AQA GCSE Business spec (2017) This booklet encourages students to investigate, analyse and evaluate different types of business expansion. Topics covered are Internal / External growth, mergers, takeovers, economies and diseconomies of scale. The booklet contains a number of links to videos, websites and articles that give the students the theoretical and real life content they require to learn and increase understanding. Throughout there are exam style questions as well as a case study (also with questions) at the end. Designed for sharing with students electronically to reduce passive student behaviour, this resource can also be easily modified for different lesson styles. Approx. 200 mins to complete depending on ability group.