Business English Final Test

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Business English Final Test

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  • 1. 
        Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone.
    1. What does the text tell us about?
     
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​The history of Converse shoe company

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​A brief information of Converse shoe company

    • C. 

      ​​​​​The man behind Converse shoe company

    • D. 

      Converse’s products

  • 2. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 2. Who was the founder of Converse?
    • A. 

      Charles "Chuck" Taylor

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​A basketball player

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​Rubber Shoe Company

    • D. 

      ​​​​​Marquis Mills

  • 3. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 3. The company sells the following products, except…..
    • A. 

      Shoes

    • B. 

      Appliances

    • C. 

      Apparel

    • D. 

      Clothing

  • 4. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 4. What happened to this company in 1920?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​They started producing rubber based shoes.

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​They renamed their basketball shoes.

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​They endorsed Charles "Chuck" Taylor.

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​Marquis Mills started Converse.

  • 5. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 5. Who was Charles "Chuck" Taylor?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​a basketball player

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​the founder of Converse

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​a shoe designer

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​a business man

  • 6. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 6. The text tells that Converse shoes have been sold in ….
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​one hundred and sixty countries

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​more than one hundred and sixty countries

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​less than one hundred and sixty countries

    • D. 

      Sixty countries

  • 7. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 7. What are the trademarks of their shoes?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​a striped midsole and toe cap having a bumper toe

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​a bumper having a striped midsole toe and toe cap

    • D. 

      A bumper toe and a striped toe cap having midsole

  • 8. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 8. Where is the company main office?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​Boston, Manhattan in the United States

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​Boston, Massachusetts in the United Kingdom

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​Boston, Massachusetts in the United States

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​Boston, Manhattan in the United Kingdom

  • 9. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 9. Choose the correct statement.
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​The All-Star was the original name of their canvas shoes.

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​A basketball player successfully endorsed the company.

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​Converse was founded by Marquis Mills in 1920.

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​The company only sells its product in the US.

  • 10. 
    Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, sport shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. The company began its journey in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing rubber based shoes. The company was called 'Converse Rubber Shoe Company', created by Marquis Mills. In 1920, they renamed their canvas Converse basketball shoes the “All-Star". The name stuck and was quickly followed by the endorsement of a basketball player by the name of Charles "Chuck" Taylor. The Converse shoes are recognized globally by their trademark classic sneaker style with a bumper toe and toe cap having a striped midsole. Converse headquarter is located in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. Converse has market presence globally in over 160 countries and sells its products through around 75 company-owned retail stores across the US and employees over 2,500 people in the US alone. 10. The following statements are correct, except…..
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​Converse shoes are easily identified because of their design.

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​Converse has probably more than 2,500 employees worldwide.

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Converse only sells footwear.

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​Converse’s All-Star was endorsed by an athlete.

  • 11. 
    Would you mind … the annual report?
    • A. 

      Print

    • B. 

      Printing

    • C. 

      Printed

    • D. 

      To print

  • 12. 
    …......... switch off the light, please?
    • A. 

      Can you

    • B. 

      Would you like me to

    • C. 

      I'll

    • D. 

      Would you mind 

  • 13. 
    To attend a business meeting, the General Manager …  to Singapore last week.
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      To fly

    • C. 

      Flying

    • D. 

      Flew

  • 14. 
    We received your order …..
    • A. 

      Tomorrow

    • B. 

      Yesterday

    • C. 

      Upcoming

    • D. 

      The day after tomorrow

  • 15. 
    ….... in the office yesterday afternoon?
    • A. 

      Are you 

    • B. 

      Did you

    • C. 

      Were you

    • D. 

      Do you

  • 16. 
    I need..............of potatoes please!
    • A. 

      A cup of

    • B. 

      A can of

    • C. 

      A tin of

    • D. 

      A bag of

  • 17. 
    We ...... a staff meeting last week.
    • A. 

      Has

    • B. 

      Have

    • C. 

      Had

    • D. 

      Was

  • 18. 
    We .......finished our job.
    • A. 

      Has

    • B. 

      Have

    • C. 

      Had

    • D. 

      Was

  • 19. 
    Arif and Yus...........been in the class for 5 minutes
    • A. 

      Has

    • B. 

      Had

    • C. 

      Have

    • D. 

      Was

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