Quiz: A Business Major Will Know The Meaning Of All These Words. Do You?

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Are you business savvy?

If you were a business major or even run one, take this quiz to see how many business terms you really know!

 Dec 02, 2018
1 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A companies assets include:
The companies economic resources such as inventory and furniture
The company's interest
The companies net profit
2 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is the number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s creditworthiness called?
FICO score
DIDO score
FIDO score
3 of 18Choose Your Answer:
Liabilities can be referred to as __.
Any debt accrued by the business
Any income accrued by the business
4 of 18Choose Your Answer:
The increase in the value of an asset or investment above its original purchase price is called:
Capital gains
FICO gains
Capital wins
5 of 18Choose Your Answer:
The process of buying or selling investments over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation is called:
Realignment
Reallocation
Rebalancing
6 of 18Choose Your Answer:
"Profits" can also be called ___.
Liabilities
Earnings
WInnings
7 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A marked decline in the prices of goods and service is called:
Demonstration
Demarcation
Deflation
8 of 18Choose Your Answer:
Your salary before any taxes, insurance payments, or any other deductions is your:
Net income
Gross income
Whole income
9 of 18Choose Your Answer:
Reducing the number of employees at a company, sometimes by offering early retirement is known as:
Downsizing
Devaluation
Upsizing
10 of 18Choose Your Answer:
The social security, Medicare, and income tax withheld each payday by your by your employer is called what?
Estate tax
Withholding tax
Inheritance tax
11 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A contribution plan offered by employers, that allows employees to have a certain percentage of their salary deducted and invested in the plan is called:
601k
401k
501k
12 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is the rate banks charge their very best customers known as?
Stellar Interest Rate
VIP Interest Rate
Prime Interest Rate
13 of 18Choose Your Answer:
"Bottom Line" is:
When a business acquires a new customer
The total amount a business has earned or lost at the end of the month
When a business is about to declare bankruptcy
14 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A rise on the cost of goods and services with a corresponding decrease in the value of money is called:
Deflation
Annexation
Inflation
15 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is a business's obligations to pay debts owed to lenders, suppliers, and creditors called?
Accountability
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Payable
16 of 18Choose Your Answer:
The overall wealth of a business as demonstrated by its cash accounts, assets, and investments is called:
Annuity
Capital
Appriciation
17 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A legal obligation to repay or otherwise settle a debt is called a(n):
Appraisal
Balloon Loan
Liability
18 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A ___ occurs when a company is being investigated due to suspicious activity.
Bailout
Asset turnover ration
Audit
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