Quiz On Wall Street

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  • 1. 
    How many people signed the Buttonwood Agreement?
    • A. 

      Twenty

    • B. 

      Twenty-Four

    • C. 

      Twelve

    • D. 

      Thirty

  • 2. 
    How many points did the NASDAQ drop on October 27, 1997?
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      115

    • C. 

      150

    • D. 

      265

  • 3. 
    What is the slang term for a 15-year Participation Certificate sold by Freddie Mac?
    • A. 

      Witch

    • B. 

      Wizard

    • C. 

      Elf

    • D. 

      Gnome

  • 4. 
    Who wrote the book "Wall Street Money Machine"?
    • A. 

      John Maynard Keynes

    • B. 

      Michael Milken

    • C. 

      Wade B. Cook

    • D. 

      Alan Greenspan

  • 5. 
    Which U. S. Government debt security matures in less than one year?
    • A. 

      Treasury Note

    • B. 

      Treasury Bill

    • C. 

      Government CD

    • D. 

      Treasury Bond

  • 6. 
    How long did it take the Dow Jones Industrial Average to recoup its losses from the Crash of 1929?
    • A. 

      Five Years

    • B. 

      Fifteen Years

    • C. 

      Ten Years

    • D. 

      Twenty-Five Years

  • 7. 
    What is it called when an investor holds a stock for a long time despite indicators that he should sell?
    • A. 

      Marrying A Stock

    • B. 

      Buffeting

    • C. 

      Seeing The Horizon

    • D. 

      Long Haul Investing

  • 8. 
    Which group recorded the 1970's pop song "Wall Street Shuffle"?
    • A. 

      Moby Grape

    • B. 

      The Kinks

    • C. 

      Steve Miller Band

    • D. 

      10cc

  • 9. 
    What stock has CASH for its symbol?
    • A. 

      Chase Manhattan

    • B. 

      Bank Of Chicago

    • C. 

      First Midwest Financial, Inc

    • D. 

      Bank Of America

  • 10. 
    When was The Walt Disney Company added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average?
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      1991

    • D. 

      1980

  • 11. 
    What happens to the price of a share of stock when the stock splits?
    • A. 

      The Price Goes Up

    • B. 

      It Goes Down

    • C. 

      The Price Stays The Same

    • D. 

      None Of These

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is an example of fictitious trading?
    • A. 

      Floating

    • B. 

      Directional Trading

    • C. 

      Bucketing

    • D. 

      Ginzy Trading

  • 13. 
    The largest and most important of twelve, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is also known as what?
    • A. 

      The Non-Bank Bank

    • B. 

      The Boneyard

    • C. 

      The Big One

    • D. 

      The Graveyard

  • 14. 
    What technological advance was first used on the New York Stock Exchange in 1953?
    • A. 

      Designated Order Turn Around System

    • B. 

      Automated Quotation Service

    • C. 

      Radio Pagers

    • D. 

      Electronic Ticker Display Board

  • 15. 
    What is a European term for a stock exchange in a continental city?
    • A. 

      Geldplatz

    • B. 

      Bourse

    • C. 

      Agora

    • D. 

      Champlon

  • 16. 
    What term describes the group of all shares representing ownership in a corporation?
    • A. 

      Blue Chip Stock

    • B. 

      Capital Stock

    • C. 

      Preferred Stock

    • D. 

      Common Stock

  • 17. 
    What term describes the market in which new issues of securities are first offered to the public?
    • A. 

      Public Market

    • B. 

      Primary Market

    • C. 

      IPO

    • D. 

      Secondary Market

  • 18. 
    On the New York Stock Exchange, what is a 100-share unit called?
    • A. 

      Even Lot

    • B. 

      Odd Lot

    • C. 

      Regular Lot

    • D. 

      Round Lot

  • 19. 
    What year did the New York Stock Exchange have its first million share day?
    • A. 

      1906

    • B. 

      1896

    • C. 

      1886

    • D. 

      1876

  • 20. 
    What is a term for an abrupt decline in prices that comes immediately after a major stock market rally?
    • A. 

      Retracement

    • B. 

      Hole-In-The-Wall

    • C. 

      Drop-Off

    • D. 

      False Breakout

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