Do You Know About Martha Stewart?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In June 2002, Martha Stewart was under investigation for what crime?

    • A.

      Dealing Drugs

    • B.

      Armed Robbery

    • C.

      Insider Trading

    • D.

      Illegal Cooking

    Correct Answer
    C. Insider Trading
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart was under investigation in June 2002 for insider trading. Insider trading refers to the illegal practice of trading stocks or securities based on non-public information that could affect the stock's price. In this case, Martha Stewart was accused of selling her shares in a biopharmaceutical company, ImClone Systems, after receiving insider information about the FDA's decision not to approve the company's new drug. This allowed her to avoid significant financial losses. The investigation ultimately led to her conviction and imprisonment for conspiracy, obstruction of justice, and making false statements to federal investigators.

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  • 2. 

    What NBC reality show did Martha Stewart host?

    • A.

      The Contender

    • B.

      The Apprentice: Martha Stewart

    • C.

      The Amazing Race

    • D.

      Survivor

    Correct Answer
    B. The Apprentice: Martha Stewart
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart hosted the reality show "The Apprentice: Martha Stewart." This show was a spin-off of the original "Apprentice" series hosted by Donald Trump. In this version, Martha Stewart took on the role of the boss, overseeing a group of contestants competing for a job opportunity within her company. The show focused on business tasks and challenges, testing the contestants' skills and abilities in various professional settings.

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  • 3. 

    What is the name of Martha Stewart's magazine?

    • A.

      Home And Garden

    • B.

      Stewart Cooking

    • C.

      Martha Stewart Living

    • D.

      Martha Stewart Daily

    Correct Answer
    C. Martha Stewart Living
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart Living is the correct answer because it is the name of Martha Stewart's magazine. The magazine focuses on topics such as home decor, cooking, entertaining, and gardening, which align with Martha Stewart's expertise and brand.

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  • 4. 

    What was Martha Stewart's last name at birth?

    • A.

      Kostyra

    • B.

      Stewartson

    • C.

      Johnson

    • D.

      Smith

    Correct Answer
    A. Kostyra
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart's last name at birth was Kostyra.

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  • 5. 

    What college did Martha Stewart graduate from?

    • A.

      University Of Texas

    • B.

      Yale University

    • C.

      Harvard University

    • D.

      Barnard College

    Correct Answer
    D. Barnard College
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart graduated from Barnard College.

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  • 6. 

    What is the name of Martha Stewart's only child?

    • A.

      John Stewart

    • B.

      Alexis Stewart

    • C.

      Martha Stewart 2nd

    • D.

      Cindy Stewart

    Correct Answer
    B. Alexis Stewart
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart's only child is named Alexis Stewart.

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  • 7. 

    Who was Martha Stewart's former stock broker?

    • A.

      A. Alfred Taubman

    • B.

      Samuel D. Waskal

    • C.

      Diana Brooks

    • D.

      Peter Bacanovic

    Correct Answer
    D. Peter Bacanovic
    Explanation
    Peter Bacanovic was Martha Stewart's former stockbroker.

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  • 8. 

    For what reason was Martha Stewart sent to jail?

    • A.

      Vehicular Manslaughter

    • B.

      Copyright Violations

    • C.

      Insurance Fraud

    • D.

      Perjury

    Correct Answer
    D. Perjury
    Explanation
    Martha Stewart was sent to jail for perjury. Perjury is the act of intentionally lying under oath or providing false information during a legal proceeding. In this case, Martha Stewart was convicted of lying to federal investigators about her involvement in a stock trading scandal. She had made false statements regarding her sale of shares in a biopharmaceutical company, which led to charges of securities fraud and obstruction of justice. Ultimately, she was found guilty of perjury and sentenced to prison.

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