Well, America is a Capitalist society, right? One of the key features of capitalism is the freedom of choice! It's the cause of practically all of our accomplishments!
Which means that I can choose not to go to school today!
Market or Mixed?
The closest thing is a mixed economy, which has fairly light government involvement. That's what we actually have.
Well, many people say that we're a market economy, but that's technically false. Technically, there's no such thing as a 'true' market economy, because there's no economy currently existing with no government involvement.
Hey, can you help with my homework? It has to do with the types of economies.
When did I become the economics teacher?
In a desperate bid to avoid school, our young hero attempts to explain his decision by citing the Freedom of Choice! It... goes as well as one would expect.
After being forced to go to school, our protagonist explains the difference between Market and Mixed Economies.
While attempting to board his bus home, a friend of our main character asks for help with Traditional Economies.