Do You Know About Wall Street?

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Wall Street Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz that's all about the different Wall Street study, designed for upper primary school children


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    March 2000 was considered the peak of what phenomenon on the NASDAQ?
    • A. 

      Biotechnology Boom

    • B. 

      Sub-Prime Mortgage Crisis

    • C. 

      Space Race

    • D. 

      Dot Com Bubble

  • 2. 
    As it relates to Wall Street, what is the opposite of a "liquid market"?
    • A. 

      Firm Market

    • B. 

      Thin Market

    • C. 

      Contracting Market

    • D. 

      Solid Market

  • 3. 
    In the financial, what term is used metaphorically to describe a large economic bubble?
    • A. 

      Bear Market

    • B. 

      Stock Split

    • C. 

      Tulip Mania

    • D. 

      Stock Market Crash

  • 4. 
    When was the list of twelve original Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks first formulated?
    • A. 

      1892

    • B. 

      1885

    • C. 

      1896

    • D. 

      1898

  • 5. 
    What is the name used to describe the third Friday of the month that ends each quarter?
    • A. 

      Triple Expiration Day

    • B. 

      Triple Index Day

    • C. 

      Triple Witching Day

    • D. 

      Triple Play Day

  • 6. 
    What year did the New York Stock Exchange begin?
    • A. 

      1825

    • B. 

      1791

    • C. 

      1776

    • D. 

      1805

  • 7. 
    What is financial slang for $100 million worth of bonds?
    • A. 

      An Elephant

    • B. 

      A Boatload

    • C. 

      A Ton

    • D. 

      A Stag

  • 8. 
    What stock has BOOT for its symbol?
    • A. 

      Lacrosse Footwear Inc

    • B. 

      Western Supply Company, Inc

    • C. 

      Foot Locker, Inc

    • D. 

      Puma, Inc

  • 9. 
    What is a bond backed only by the full faith and credit of the issuing company called?
    • A. 

      Option

    • B. 

      Debenture

    • C. 

      Original Issue

    • D. 

      General Obligation Bond

  • 10. 
    What was the first African-American owned New York Stock Exchange member firm?
    • A. 

      Thomas, Smith & Wesley

    • B. 

      Daniels & Bell Inc

    • C. 

      Moody, Thomas & Bell Inc

    • D. 

      Johnson & Raymonds

  • 11. 
    When were the first stock tickers and ticker tapes used?
    • A. 

      1867

    • B. 

      1905

    • C. 

      1877

    • D. 

      1825

  • 12. 
    What is a lot of less than 100 shares called?
    • A. 

      Short Lot

    • B. 

      Odd Lot

    • C. 

      Mixed Lot

    • D. 

      Small Lot

  • 13. 
    What was the first company listed on the New York Stock Exchange?
    • A. 

      Ford Motor Company

    • B. 

      General Electric

    • C. 

      Bank Of New York

    • D. 

      Con Edison

  • 14. 
    In March 2006, NASDAQ made a $2.4 billion bid for the stock exchange in which city?
    • A. 

      Chicago

    • B. 

      Tokyo

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Berlin

  • 15. 
    Which of the following was not a component of the original Dow Jones Industrial Average?
    • A. 

      Standard Oil

    • B. 

      American Sugar

    • C. 

      General Electric

    • D. 

      American Tobacco

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