Are You An Expert Pawn Broker?

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Are You An Expert Pawn Broker? - Quiz

Have you ever interacted with a pawnbroker or even had the chance to do business with them by exchanging some goods you don't need for money? Or are you even one? Then this quiz is for you. Pawnbrokers engage in the exchange of a lot used goods that customers want to pawn or want to use as collateral to get a loan. There are service guidelines that guide this exchange of service. This and more will be discovered in this quiz. What do you know about these experts who have saved us a ton of time and effort when in need of money urgently?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are items having been pawned to the broker called?
    • A. 

      Collectibles

    • B. 

      Pledges

    • C. 

      Equipments

    • D. 

      Instruments

  • 2. 
    Which of the following items cannot be pawned?
    • A. 

      Jewelry

    • B. 

      Chairs

    • C. 

      Computers

    • D. 

      Cameras

  • 3. 
    What is the colloquial word for pawning an item for a loan?
    • A. 

      Hooked

    • B. 

      Side selling

    • C. 

      Hocked

    • D. 

      UpsellingĀ 

  • 4. 
    The amount of time and rate of interest for a loan is governed by?
    • A. 

      Pawnbroker's policies

    • B. 

      Agencies

    • C. 

      Pawn shops' associations

    • D. 

      Buyers and loanersĀ 

  • 5. 
    What is the middleman between a thief and the buyer of the stolen goods called?
    • A. 

      A thrifter

    • B. 

      A fence

    • C. 

      A broker

    • D. 

      A popperĀ 

  • 6. 
    What is the estimation of the number of pawnbrokers in the US?
    • A. 

      5000

    • B. 

      10000

    • C. 

      11000

    • D. 

      15000

  • 7. 
    In many countries in the world, what is the pawnbrokers' symbol?
    • A. 

      An eagle with wings spread wide perched on a branch

    • B. 

      A dollar currency fixed to the front of a pillar

    • C. 

      Three spares interlocked forming a star

    • D. 

      Three spheres suspended from a bar

  • 8. 
    Who is the patron saint of pawnbrokers?
    • A. 

      St Matthew

    • B. 

      St Nicholas

    • C. 

      St Jude

    • D. 

      St Luke

  • 9. 
    What is the symbol of a pawn shop in Hong Kong?
    • A. 

      A bat holding a coin

    • B. 

      Three spheres suspended from a bar

    • C. 

      Three spares interlocked forming a star

    • D. 

      An eagle with wings spread wide perched on a branch

  • 10. 
    Which Japanese word for numbers sounds familiar to the word for "pawn"?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Five

    • C. 

      Ten

    • D. 

      Seven

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