Test Your Knowledge On Business

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 134

SettingsSettingsSettings
Test Your Knowledge On Business - Quiz

This quiz is designed to help study for the business administration midterm.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    For how many trading days were the U.S. stock markets closed after the September 11, 2001 attacks?
    • A. 

      Six

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Seven

    • D. 

      Ten

  • 2. 
    In which city is the price of gold "fixed" daily?
    • A. 

      Chicago

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      Paris

    • D. 

      London

  • 3. 
    What did Nintendo manufacture before video games?
    • A. 

      Board Games

    • B. 

      Auto Parts

    • C. 

      Playing Cards

    • D. 

      Computer Chips

  • 4. 
    Following the lead of Sony's "Walkman", who introduced the "Watchman"?
    • A. 

      Texas Instruments

    • B. 

      Sony

    • C. 

      Nintendo

    • D. 

      Panasonic

  • 5. 
    Which auto company's name is adapted from the Latin word for "I rolled"?
    • A. 

      Fiat

    • B. 

      Volvo

    • C. 

      Saturn

    • D. 

      Honda

  • 6. 
    What company operated the world's largest internet network before it merged with MCI Communications?
    • A. 

      Netscape

    • B. 

      Enron

    • C. 

      WorldCom

    • D. 

      AOL

  • 7. 
    What year did the Ford Motor Company go public?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1956

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1975

  • 8. 
    Which computer company was incorporated as Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation in 1911?
    • A. 

      IBM

    • B. 

      Microsoft

    • C. 

      Dell

    • D. 

      Compaq

  • 9. 
    Who was America's first billionaire?
    • A. 

      William Carnegie

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • C. 

      Henry Ford

    • D. 

      Thomas Edison

  • 10. 
    Which company has the most assets?
    • A. 

      Kmart

    • B. 

      Citicorp

    • C. 

      Microsoft

    • D. 

      Wal-Mart

  • 11. 
    What year were Wall Street's "circuit breakers" first used?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1932

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1890

  • 12. 
    Which company paid the largest anti-trust penalty in history in 1998?
    • A. 

      Enron

    • B. 

      Otis & Sons

    • C. 

      Microsoft

    • D. 

      UCAR International

  • 13. 
    The largest Dow drop of over 554 points happened in what year?
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      2002

    • C. 

      1998

    • D. 

      1999

  • 14. 
    What was credited with propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average past the 3000 mark?
    • A. 

      World War II

    • B. 

      Falkland Island War

    • C. 

      Korean War

    • D. 

      Gulf War

  • 15. 
    What does the CDW Company sell?
    • A. 

      Electronics

    • B. 

      Office Supplies

    • C. 

      Electric Razors

    • D. 

      Car Parts

Back to Top Back to top