Economics Unit Test Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What country started a stock exchange called "Mothers"?
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      England

  • 2. 
    In what city are the headquarters of the South China Morning Group?
    • A. 

      Hong Kong

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      Beijing

    • D. 

      Taiwan

  • 3. 
    Brooks Brothers is owned by what European company?
    • A. 

      International Fashion

    • B. 

      Retail Brand Alliance

    • C. 

      Brooks Brothers Ltd.

    • D. 

      European Fashion Ltd.

  • 4. 
    What is the Eurostar?
    • A. 

      A European Candy Bar

    • B. 

      A High Speed Passenger Train

    • C. 

      A Form Of Currency

    • D. 

      A Type Of Mini-Van

  • 5. 
    In which state can you find Wendy's headquarters?
    • A. 

      Kansas

    • B. 

      Ohio

    • C. 

      Texas

    • D. 

      Kentucky

  • 6. 
    Who was known as the first person to make one million dollars in one year?
    • A. 

      Mark Twain

    • B. 

      Henry Ford

    • C. 

      Thomas Edison

    • D. 

      Al Capone

  • 7. 
    Which market did the Hunt brothers try to corner in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      Platinum

    • B. 

      Copper

    • C. 

      Gold

    • D. 

      Silver

  • 8. 
    The current headquarters for GM sits on the Detroit River. What was it called before GM bought it and moved in?
    • A. 

      City County Building

    • B. 

      Detroit County Building

    • C. 

      Urban Blight

    • D. 

      Renaissance Center

  • 9. 
    What is the name of the currency in Angola?
    • A. 

      Yenta

    • B. 

      Kwanza

    • C. 

      Dollar

    • D. 

      Drakma

  • 10. 
    In the 1970's, what company outspent its nearest rival by $200 million on TV advertising?
    • A. 

      Sears

    • B. 

      Kmart

    • C. 

      Procter & Gamble

    • D. 

      Sony

  • 11. 
    Visteon was "spun off" from what bigger company?
    • A. 

      Chrysler

    • B. 

      General Motors

    • C. 

      Ford

    • D. 

      Time Warner

  • 12. 
    What company paid $70 million to show "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" on television?
    • A. 

      Warner Brothers

    • B. 

      FOX

    • C. 

      Universal

    • D. 

      Disney

  • 13. 
    What special effects company was founded by George Lucas?
    • A. 

      JVC

    • B. 

      SFX

    • C. 

      SPX

    • D. 

      ILM

  • 14. 
    How many Enron employees lost their jobs in the bankruptcy scandal of 2001?
    • A. 

      Only 100

    • B. 

      4500

    • C. 

      3000

    • D. 

      1800

  • 15. 
    What company made huge profits by backing "Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone" as a movie?
    • A. 

      AOL Time Warner

    • B. 

      Universal

    • C. 

      Dreamworks

    • D. 

      Disney

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