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  • 1. 

    A need is something that is required to live.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement is true because a need is something that is essential for survival or basic well-being. It refers to the things that are necessary for a person to live a healthy and fulfilling life, such as food, water, shelter, clothing, and healthcare. Without these basic needs being met, it would be difficult, if not impossible, for a person to survive. Therefore, the statement accurately describes the concept of a need.

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  • 2. 

    Which economic factor is not directly influence by marketing?

    • A.

      Consumer Spending

    • B.

      Production

    • C.

      Income

    Correct Answer
    B. Production
    Explanation
    Production is not directly influenced by marketing. While marketing can play a role in promoting and creating demand for products, the actual production process is determined by factors such as availability of resources, technology, and production capacity. Marketing primarily focuses on creating awareness, generating interest, and influencing consumer behavior, but it does not directly determine the production levels or processes.

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  • 3. 

    Labor includes the ground itself, as well as natural resources, such as water and minerals, used in production.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Labor refers to the human effort and work that is put into the production process, while natural resources like water and minerals are categorized as land or capital. Therefore, the statement is incorrect as labor does not include natural resources used in production.

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  • 4. 

    What are the factors of production?

    • A.

      Labor

    • B.

      Human Capital

    • C.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. All of the above
    Explanation
    The factors of production refer to the resources and inputs required for the production of goods and services. Labor is one of the key factors, representing the physical and mental effort put into production. Human capital, on the other hand, refers to the skills, knowledge, and expertise possessed by individuals, which contribute to the production process. Therefore, both labor and human capital are factors of production. The answer "All of the above" is correct as it includes both labor and human capital, which are the factors of production mentioned in the options.

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  • 5. 

    Place Utiltiy occurs when the actual form of the product attracts consumers.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Place utility refers to the value or benefit that consumers derive from the location or accessibility of a product or service. It is not related to the actual form of the product. Therefore, the statement that place utility occurs when the actual form of the product attracts consumers is false.

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  • 6. 

    Possession Utility means providing different ways for consumers to own a product.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Possession utility refers to the value or benefit that consumers derive from owning and possessing a product. It includes factors such as convenience, accessibility, and flexibility in terms of how consumers can acquire and use a product. By providing different ways for consumers to own a product, businesses can enhance the possession utility and cater to the diverse preferences and needs of their customers. Therefore, the statement "Possession Utility means providing different ways for consumers to own a product" is true.

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  • 7. 

    Business cycles describe periods of prosperity, recession and recovery in the economy.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Business cycles refer to the fluctuations in economic activity that occur over time. These cycles consist of periods of expansion (prosperity), contraction (recession), and eventual recovery. During periods of prosperity, the economy experiences growth, increased employment, and rising prices. Recession, on the other hand, is characterized by a decline in economic activity, high unemployment rates, and falling prices. Recovery marks the phase when the economy starts to bounce back from recession, leading to increased production and improved employment rates. Therefore, the statement "Business cycles describe periods of prosperity, recession, and recovery in the economy" is true.

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  • 8. 

    Resource Availability is not

    • A.

      When resources are readily available, their prices decrease.

    • B.

      When resources are not increase prices.

    • C.

      When resources are scarce, their prices increase.

    Correct Answer
    B. When resources are not increase prices.
    Explanation
    This answer is incorrect because it states that when resources are not available, prices increase. However, the correct statement should be that when resources are scarce, their prices increase. The incorrect answer does not accurately reflect the relationship between resource availability and prices.

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  • 9. 

    Contribuing to society

    • A.

      Economic is considered to be a social science.

    • B.

      Businesses are expected to be good citizens, pay taxes and contribute to causes that are importane to the community.

    • C.

      Inflation referes to a continued rise in the price of products.

    Correct Answer
    B. Businesses are expected to be good citizens, pay taxes and contribute to causes that are importane to the community.
    Explanation
    The given answer correctly states that businesses are expected to be good citizens, pay taxes, and contribute to causes that are important to the community. This is because businesses play a significant role in society and have a responsibility to contribute positively to the communities in which they operate. By being good citizens, paying taxes, and supporting important causes, businesses can help improve the overall well-being and development of the community.

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  • 10. 

    Exporting is produced in this country an sold abroad.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that exporting is taking place in this country, meaning that products or goods are being produced within the country and then sold abroad. Therefore, the answer "True" indicates that the statement is correct.

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  • 11. 

    Define Business

    • A.

      An organization that uses labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship to produce goods and services at a profit.

    • B.

      Theory E

    • C.

      Theory Z

    Correct Answer
    A. An organization that uses labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship to produce goods and services at a profit.
    Explanation
    The correct answer defines business as an organization that utilizes various resources such as labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship to create and offer goods and services with the goal of making a profit. This definition encompasses the fundamental elements of a business and highlights its purpose of generating financial gain through the production and sale of products or services.

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  • 12. 

    Define Prosperity

    • A.

      A time of higher incomes, increased production and lower unemployment.

    • B.

      Occurs when employment and business opportunities begin to increase again and consumers start spending more money.

    • C.

      When business make the most money in sales of products with the lowest expenses possible.

    Correct Answer
    A. A time of higher incomes, increased production and lower unemployment.
    Explanation
    Prosperity is defined as a period characterized by higher incomes, increased production, and lower unemployment. During this time, there is a rise in employment and business opportunities, leading to an increase in consumer spending. Businesses also make more money through the sales of products while keeping expenses at a minimum.

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  • 13. 

    Which is not included in the economic conditions

    • A.

      Inflation

    • B.

      Income

    • C.

      Recession

    Correct Answer
    C. Recession
    Explanation
    Recession is not included in the economic conditions because it is a specific type of economic condition characterized by a significant decline in economic activity, typically marked by a decrease in GDP, employment, and trade. On the other hand, inflation and income are both important factors that are commonly considered when analyzing economic conditions. Inflation refers to the general increase in prices over time, while income represents the money earned by individuals or businesses, which is a key indicator of economic well-being.

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  • 14. 

    Making a Profit is to

    • A.

      Maximize Profits

    • B.

      Including Globalization

    • C.

      Risk

    Correct Answer
    A. Maximize Profits
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Maximize Profits." This means that the goal of making a profit is to maximize the amount of money earned. When a company focuses on maximizing profits, it aims to increase revenue and reduce costs in order to generate the highest possible profit margin. This can be achieved through various strategies such as increasing sales, reducing expenses, improving efficiency, and exploring new markets or business opportunities. By prioritizing profit maximization, a company aims to ensure long-term sustainability and growth.

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  • 15. 

    Law of Demand is the amount of a product demanded relates inversely to the price: the lower the price, the more demanded.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The explanation for the given correct answer is that according to the law of demand, there is an inverse relationship between the price of a product and the quantity demanded. This means that as the price of a product decreases, consumers are willing and able to purchase more of it. Conversely, as the price increases, the quantity demanded decreases. This relationship is based on the assumption that all other factors remain constant, such as consumer income, preferences, and the prices of related goods. Therefore, it is true that the amount of a product demanded relates inversely to the price.

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  • 16. 

    Define  Labor

    • A.

      Human effort or work.

    • B.

      An individual's knowledge and skills that are necessary to produce goods.

    • C.

      Includes those items necessary to produce goods and services , such as building , machines and tools.

    Correct Answer
    A. Human effort or work.
    Explanation
    Labor is defined as the human effort or work put into a task or activity. It refers to the physical and mental exertion that individuals contribute to the production of goods or services. This definition excludes the other options provided, which focus on the knowledge, skills, and physical resources required for production. Instead, labor emphasizes the role of human input and the actual effort expended in completing a task.

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  • 17. 

    Define Entrepreneur

    • A.

      Includes the grounds itself, as well as a natural resources, such as water and minerals, used in production.

    • B.

      Someone who organizes the start-up and takes the risks necessary to get a business started.

    • C.

      Involves making products available where consumers want them.

    Correct Answer
    B. Someone who organizes the start-up and takes the risks necessary to get a business started.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Someone who organizes the start-up and takes the risks necessary to get a business started." This definition accurately describes an entrepreneur as a person who initiates and manages a new business venture, assuming the risks involved in order to make it successful. Entrepreneurs are known for their ability to identify opportunities, innovate, and create value in the market. They play a crucial role in driving economic growth and job creation.

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  • 18. 

    Diversity is the composition of the workforce in changng and will continue to affect U.S. Businesses.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the composition of the workforce is constantly changing and will have an ongoing impact on U.S. businesses. This implies that businesses need to recognize and adapt to the evolving diversity in order to thrive in the future. Therefore, the answer is true.

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  • 19. 

    As you develop a career direction and plan to enter the job market, understanding economic conditions can help you make decisions.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Understanding economic conditions can indeed help individuals make informed decisions as they develop a career direction and plan to enter the job market. Economic conditions, such as the state of the economy, unemployment rates, and market trends, can provide valuable insights into the demand for certain skills and industries. By staying informed about economic conditions, individuals can better assess the job market and tailor their career plans accordingly, increasing their chances of success in finding suitable employment opportunities.

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  • 20. 

    Age, race, and gender is ignored when considering diversity.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Diversity encompasses various aspects, including age, race, and gender. Therefore, it is incorrect to state that age, race, and gender are ignored when considering diversity. In fact, these factors play a crucial role in promoting diversity and creating inclusive environments.

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