The Global Business Environment Book By Janet Morrison! Trivia Quiz

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The Global Business Environment Book By Janet Morrison! Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Zara is based where?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Madrid

    • C. 

      Milan

    • D. 

      Galicia, Spain

  • 2. 
    In the views of the CEO of Burberry, what do Apple and Starbucks have in common?
    • A. 

      Iconic brands

    • B. 

      Consistency in their products

    • C. 

      Both American

    • D. 

      Good CEOs

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not an aspect of globalization?
    • A. 

      The internet

    • B. 

      Trade

    • C. 

      Supply chains

    • D. 

      State sovereignty

  • 4. 
    In the 1980s, which Asian countries were industrializing rapidly?
    • A. 

      China and Taiwan

    • B. 

      Japan and South Korea

    • C. 

      Japan and Indonesia

    • D. 

      South Korea and the Philippines

  • 5. 
    Which of the following describes the Human Development Index as a system of ranking countries?
    • A. 

      Ranking by income, health and education

    • B. 

      Ranking by wealth, standard of living and education

    • C. 

      Ranking by standard of living, health and childhood mortality

    • D. 

      Ranking by income, level of development and health

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not a transition economy?
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      Poland

    • C. 

      Slovakia

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a ‘pull’ factor, encouraging companies to internationalize?
    • A. 

      Saturation in the home market

    • B. 

      Growing consumer markets in emerging economies

    • C. 

      Increased regulation in the home market

    • D. 

      Diminishing pool of skilled workers in the home market

  • 8. 
    What does a sovereign wealth fund exist to do?
    • A. 

      Support domestic industries

    • B. 

      Pay out pensions to citizens

    • C. 

      Invest state funds in the global economy

    • D. 

      Pay out social benefits to citizens

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a location advantage for foreign investors?
    • A. 

      Cheap labour

    • B. 

      Low taxes

    • C. 

      Proximity to transport

    • D. 

      High level of regulation

  • 10. 
    Chiquita, the banana company, was acquired in 2014 by…
    • A. 

      Mexicans

    • B. 

      Brazilians

    • C. 

      Chinese

    • D. 

      Germans