1. In which decade were bar code scanners invented?
2. Approximately how many new businesses fail within the first five to six years?
3. In technical analysis, a consolidating market has what type of trend line?
4. The most common form of business organization is the:
5. The novel, The Godfather, was written by:
a. Harold Robbins
b. John Milton
c. Victor Hugo
d. Mario Puzo
6. In securities trading, a stock`s support level is:
a. the average trading price of the security.
b. the lower price of the security`s recent trading range.
c. the upper price of the security`s trading range.
d. the price at which fairly priced call options will be profitable.
7. Current assests minus inventory, divided by current liabilities, is the:
a. turnover ratio
b. acid test ratio
c. solvency ratio
d. liquidity ratio
8. Which of the following would be of least interest to a fundamental analyst?
a. the P/E ratio
b. working capital
c. statement of cash flows
d. historical prices
9. What are corporate bonds, which are secured by securities held by a trustee:
a. guaranteed bonds
c. collateral trust bonds
d. equipment trusts bonds
10. The member countries of NAFTA are:
a. USA and Canada
b. USA, Canada and Mexico
c. Canada and Mexico
d. USA and Mexico