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 companies net profit
The company's interest

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower's creditworthiness called?
FIDO score
DIDO score
FICO 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
Capital wins
FICO gains

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The process of buying or selling investments over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation is called:

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Profits" can also be called ___.

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A marked decline in the prices of goods and service is called:

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Your salary before any taxes, insurance payments, or any other deductions is your:
Gross income
Whole income
Net income

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Reducing the number of employees at a company, sometimes by offering early retirement is known as:

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The social security, Medicare, and income tax withheld each payday by your by your employer is called what?
Withholding tax
Inheritance tax
Estate 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:

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the rate banks charge their very best customers known as?
Prime Interest Rate
Stellar Interest Rate
VIP Interest Rate

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Bottom Line" is:
When a business is about to declare bankruptcy
When a business acquires a new customer
The total amount a business has earned or lost at the end of the month

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:

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a business's obligations to pay debts owed to lenders, suppliers, and creditors called?
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:

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A legal obligation to repay or otherwise settle a debt is called a(n):
Balloon Loan

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A ___ occurs when a company is being investigated due to suspicious activity.
Asset turnover ration
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