Would You Be A Richest People?

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Would You Be A Richest People? - Quiz

Can you answer these simple questions about richest people?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Carlos Slim Helu, one of the world's richest, hails from which country?

    • A.

      Peru

    • B.

      Mexico

    • C.

      Brazil

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    B. Mexico
    Explanation
    Carlos Slim Helu, one of the world's richest individuals, hails from Mexico. He is a Mexican business magnate and philanthropist. Slim has amassed his wealth through his holdings in various industries, including telecommunications, finance, and retail. He is known for his successful business ventures and his significant contributions to Mexico's economy.

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  • 2. 

    With whom did Bill Gates co-found Microsoft?

    • A.

      Paul Allen

    • B.

      Larry Page

    • C.

      Sergey Brin

    • D.

      Warren Buffett

    Correct Answer
    A. Paul Allen
    Explanation
    Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen.

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  • 3. 

    What is Warren Buffett's middle name?

    • A.

      Morgan

    • B.

      Edward

    • C.

      Henry

    • D.

      Paul

    Correct Answer
    B. Edward
    Explanation
    Warren Buffett's middle name is Edward.

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  • 4. 

    Who is the primary shareholder, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway?

    • A.

      Warren Buffett

    • B.

      Eike Batista

    • C.

      Bernard Arnault

    • D.

      Larry Ellison

    Correct Answer
    A. Warren Buffett
    Explanation
    Warren Buffett is the correct answer because he is not only the primary shareholder but also the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. As the primary shareholder, Buffett holds the majority of shares in the company, giving him significant control and influence over its operations and decision-making. Additionally, as the chairman and CEO, Buffett is responsible for overseeing the overall strategy and direction of Berkshire Hathaway, making him the top executive in the organization.

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  • 5. 

    The billionaire Mukesh Ambani hails from which country?

    • A.

      Australia

    • B.

      Brazil

    • C.

      India

    • D.

      China

    Correct Answer
    C. India
    Explanation
    Mukesh Ambani, a billionaire, is from India.

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  • 6. 

    Who, among the following billionaires, owns Reliance Industries?

    • A.

      Mukesh Ambani

    • B.

      Lakshmi Mittal

    • C.

      Bill Gates

    • D.

      Jim Walton

    Correct Answer
    A. Mukesh Ambani
    Explanation
    Mukesh Ambani is the correct answer because he is the owner of Reliance Industries. Reliance Industries is an Indian multinational conglomerate company that operates in various sectors including petrochemicals, refining, oil, and gas exploration. Mukesh Ambani is the chairman and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries, making him the billionaire who owns the company.

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  • 7. 

    UK's richest resident Lakshmi Mittal originally hails from which country?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Sri Lanka

    • C.

      India

    • D.

      Indonesia

    Correct Answer
    C. India
    Explanation
    Lakshmi Mittal, the UK's richest resident, originally hails from India.

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  • 8. 

    How is Lawrence Joseph Ellison better known as?

    • A.

      Pack

    • B.

      Josie

    • C.

      Elle

    • D.

      Larry

    Correct Answer
    D. Larry
    Explanation
    Lawrence Joseph Ellison is better known as Larry.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following companies was co-founded by the billionaire Larry Ellison?

    • A.

      Oracle

    • B.

      Microsoft

    • C.

      Google

    • D.

      Nokia

    Correct Answer
    A. Oracle
    Explanation
    Larry Ellison is a billionaire and one of the co-founders of Oracle. Oracle is a multinational technology company that specializes in developing and marketing database software and technology, cloud engineered systems, and enterprise software products. Therefore, the correct answer is Oracle.

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  • 10. 

    Eike Batista is the richest man of which country as per Forbes' Rich List 2010?

    • A.

      Argentina

    • B.

      Peru

    • C.

      Brazil

    • D.

      Venezuela

    Correct Answer
    C. Brazil
    Explanation
    Eike Batista being the richest man of Brazil in 2010 is supported by the Forbes' Rich List. This list ranks individuals based on their estimated net worth, considering their assets and investments. Therefore, as per the information provided, Brazil is the country where Eike Batista holds the title of the richest man in 2010 according to Forbes.

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  • 11. 

    Which of the following companies is owned by billionaire Eike Batista?

    • A.

      EBX Group

    • B.

      Inditex

    • C.

      LVMH

    • D.

      Sony

    Correct Answer
    A. EBX Group
    Explanation
    EBX Group is owned by billionaire Eike Batista.

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  • 12. 

    Who, according to Forbes magazine, is the richest sportsman in the world as of 2010?

    • A.

      Lewis Hamilton

    • B.

      Kobe Bryant

    • C.

      Tiger Woods

    • D.

      Roger Federer

    Correct Answer
    C. Tiger Woods
    Explanation
    Tiger Woods was named the richest sportsman in the world by Forbes magazine in 2010. This recognition was likely due to his successful career as a professional golfer, which included numerous tournament wins and endorsement deals. Woods' popularity and marketability allowed him to amass a significant amount of wealth, making him the wealthiest sportsman at that time.

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  • 13. 

    Who owns the brands such as Zara, Massimo Dutti, and Stradivarius?

    • A.

      Eike Batista

    • B.

      Ingvar Kamprad

    • C.

      Amancio Ortega

    • D.

      Christy Walton

    Correct Answer
    C. Amancio Ortega
    Explanation
    Amancio Ortega is the correct answer because he is the owner of brands such as Zara, Massimo Dutti, and Stradivarius. He is a Spanish billionaire businessman and the founder of Inditex, which is one of the world's largest fashion retail groups. Ortega's success in the fashion industry has made him one of the richest people in the world.

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  • 14. 

    Karl Albrecht, one of the richest billionaires of the world, is from which country?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      Ukraine

    • C.

      Poland

    • D.

      Russia

    Correct Answer
    A. Germany
    Explanation
    Karl Albrecht, one of the richest billionaires in the world, is from Germany. This can be inferred from the fact that Germany is listed as the correct answer. Karl Albrecht's nationality is not explicitly mentioned in the question, but his association with Germany is implied by the given options.

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  • 15. 

    Which 90-year old is the wealthiest man in Germany as of September 2010?

    • A.

      Bernard Arnault

    • B.

      Karl Albrecht

    • C.

      Eike Batista

    • D.

      Amancio Ortega

    Correct Answer
    B. Karl Albrecht
    Explanation
    Karl Albrecht is the correct answer because he was known as the wealthiest man in Germany as of September 2010. He was a German entrepreneur who co-founded the supermarket chain Aldi with his brother. Albrecht's success in the retail industry contributed to his immense wealth, making him the wealthiest man in Germany at the age of 90.

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  • 16. 

    Which billionaire founded IKEA?

    • A.

      Christy Walton

    • B.

      Ingvar Kamprad

    • C.

      Karl Albrecht

    • D.

      Jim Walton

    Correct Answer
    B. Ingvar Kamprad
    Explanation
    Ingvar Kamprad is the correct answer because he is the billionaire who founded IKEA. IKEA is a multinational furniture and home goods company known for its affordable and stylish products. Kamprad started the company in 1943 when he was just 17 years old, and it has since grown into one of the largest and most successful furniture retailers in the world.

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  • 17. 

    Though Ingvar Kamprad lives in Switzerland since 1976, where was he born?

    • A.

      Russia

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      Denmark

    • D.

      Norway

    Correct Answer
    B. Sweden
    Explanation
    Ingvar Kamprad, the founder of IKEA, was born in Sweden. Although he later moved to Switzerland in 1976, his birthplace remains Sweden.

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  • 18. 

    Andrew Forrest, Frank Lowy, and James Packer are three richest people from which country?

    • A.

      Australia

    • B.

      USA

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    A. Australia
    Explanation
    Andrew Forrest, Frank Lowy, and James Packer are three of the richest people from Australia. This suggests that they have accumulated significant wealth within the country.

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  • 19. 

    Which high school drop out billionaire once exported plastic flowers to US?

    • A.

      Li Ka-shing

    • B.

      Karl Albrecht

    • C.

      Jim Walton

    • D.

      Christy Walton

    Correct Answer
    A. Li Ka-shing
    Explanation
    Li Ka-shing is the correct answer because he is a high school dropout billionaire who once exported plastic flowers to the US. Li Ka-shing is a Hong Kong business magnate and philanthropist who started his career by manufacturing plastic flowers and eventually expanded his business empire to include real estate, telecommunications, and other industries. Despite not having a formal education, he became one of the richest people in the world through his successful business ventures.

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  • 20. 

    Which billionaire would you associate with Cheung Kong Holdings and Hutchison Whampoa?

    • A.

      Lakshmi Mittal

    • B.

      Li Ka-shing

    • C.

      Bill Gates

    • D.

      Mukesh Ambani

    Correct Answer
    B. Li Ka-shing
    Explanation
    Li Ka-shing is the correct answer because he is the billionaire associated with both Cheung Kong Holdings and Hutchison Whampoa. Li Ka-shing is a Hong Kong business magnate and philanthropist who is considered one of the richest people in Asia. He founded and chairs the conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings, which was previously known as Cheung Kong Holdings. Hutchison Whampoa is another conglomerate founded by Li Ka-shing. Therefore, Li Ka-shing is the correct billionaire associated with both companies.

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  • 21. 

    With which brand would you associate billionaire philanthropist Liliane Bettencourt?

    • A.

      L'Oreal

    • B.

      Avon

    • C.

      Amway

    • D.

      Revlon

    Correct Answer
    A. L'Oreal
    Explanation
    Liliane Bettencourt, a billionaire philanthropist, is associated with the brand L'Oreal. This suggests that she has some connection or involvement with the company, possibly as an owner, investor, or spokesperson. L'Oreal is a well-known cosmetics and beauty brand, and it is not uncommon for wealthy individuals to have ties to such companies.

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  • 22. 

    David Kenneth Roy Thomson, 3rd Baron Thomson of Fleet is a billionaire from which country?

    • A.

      USA

    • B.

      Canada

    • C.

      Russia

    • D.

      Mexico

    Correct Answer
    B. Canada
    Explanation
    David Kenneth Roy Thomson, 3rd Baron Thomson of Fleet is a billionaire from Canada. This can be inferred from the fact that he holds the title of the 3rd Baron Thomson of Fleet, which is a hereditary peerage in the United Kingdom. The Thomson family, of which David Thomson is a member, has significant business interests in Canada, particularly in media and communications. Therefore, it is reasonable to conclude that David Thomson is a billionaire from Canada.

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  • 23. 

    Which Russian billionaire owns the Chelsea soccer team of the English Premier League?

    • A.

      Roman Abramovich

    • B.

      Michael Bloomberg

    • C.

      Stefan Persson

    • D.

      Michael Otto

    Correct Answer
    A. Roman Abramovich
    Explanation
    Roman Abramovich is the correct answer because he is a Russian billionaire who owns the Chelsea soccer team of the English Premier League. He acquired the club in 2003 and has since invested heavily in the team, leading them to numerous domestic and international successes. Abramovich's ownership has transformed Chelsea into one of the most successful clubs in English football.

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  • 24. 

    Who is the chairman and CEO of Telmex, Telcel, and America Movil?

    • A.

      Bill Gates

    • B.

      Warren Buffett

    • C.

      Lakshmi Mittal

    • D.

      Carlos Slim Helu

    Correct Answer
    D. Carlos Slim Helu
    Explanation
    Carlos Slim Helu is the correct answer because he is the chairman and CEO of Telmex, Telcel, and America Movil. Carlos Slim Helu is a Mexican businessman and philanthropist who is known for being one of the richest people in the world. He has built his fortune through his telecommunications companies, including Telmex, Telcel, and America Movil, which are major players in the telecommunications industry in Mexico and Latin America. Carlos Slim Helu's leadership and success in these companies make him the correct answer to the question.

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  • 25. 

    What is the name of the charity organization founded by Bill Gates?

    • A.

      Little Hope Foundadtion

    • B.

      Bill Gates Charitable Trust

    • C.

      Microsoft Charitable Trust

    • D.

      Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

    Correct Answer
    D. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    Explanation
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is the correct answer because it is the charity organization founded by Bill Gates. The foundation was established by Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates and is known for its philanthropic work in various areas such as global health, education, and poverty alleviation.

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  • 26. 

    Who was called "centibillionaire" when his wealth briefly surpassed $101 billion in 1999?

    • A.

      Warren Buffett

    • B.

      Carlos Helu

    • C.

      Bill Gates

    • D.

      Sergey Brin

    Correct Answer
    C. Bill Gates
    Explanation
    In 1999, Bill Gates briefly surpassed $101 billion in wealth, earning him the title of "centibillionaire." This means that his wealth exceeded $100 billion, a remarkable achievement at the time. Bill Gates is well-known for co-founding Microsoft and becoming one of the wealthiest individuals in the world.

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  • 27. 

    Which billionaire is often referred as "Oracle of Omaha" by the media?

    • A.

      Bill Gates

    • B.

      Larry Ellison

    • C.

      Warren Buffet

    • D.

      Mukesh Ambani

    Correct Answer
    C. Warren Buffet
    Explanation
    Warren Buffet is often referred to as the "Oracle of Omaha" by the media because he is one of the most successful and influential investors in the world. He is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, a multinational conglomerate holding company. Buffet is known for his value investing approach and his ability to consistently generate high returns on his investments. His wisdom and expertise in the financial markets have earned him the nickname "Oracle of Omaha" as he is seen as a trusted source of financial advice and insight.

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  • 28. 

    Who is the founder, chairman, and CEO of the luxury goods conglomerate LVMH?

    • A.

      Amancio Ortega

    • B.

      Karl Albrecht

    • C.

      Bernard Arnault

    • D.

      Eike Batista

    Correct Answer
    C. Bernard Arnault
    Explanation
    Bernard Arnault is the correct answer for the founder, chairman, and CEO of the luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. He is a French billionaire businessman who has played a significant role in the success and growth of LVMH. Arnault has been instrumental in expanding the company's portfolio of luxury brands, including Louis Vuitton, Dior, Moët & Chandon, and many others. As the founder, chairman, and CEO, Arnault has demonstrated strong leadership and business acumen, making LVMH one of the largest and most influential luxury goods conglomerates in the world.

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  • 29. 

    Which billionaire owns Europe's discount-supermarket giant Aldi Sud?

    • A.

      Amancio Ortega

    • B.

      Ingvar Kamprad

    • C.

      Eike Batista

    • D.

      Karl Albrecht

    Correct Answer
    D. Karl Albrecht
    Explanation
    Karl Albrecht is the correct answer because he is the billionaire who owns Europe's discount-supermarket giant Aldi Sud.

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  • 30. 

    Which of the following billionaires is the chairman of Hennes & Mauritz?

    • A.

      Jim Walton

    • B.

      Stefan Persson

    • C.

      Amancio Ortega

    • D.

      Li Ka shing

    Correct Answer
    B. Stefan Persson
    Explanation
    Stefan Persson is the correct answer because he is the chairman of Hennes & Mauritz.

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