Fin100 Quiz

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Instructions| This quiz consist of 20 multiple choice questions. The first 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 1. The second 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 2. Be sure you are in the correct Chapter when you take the quiz.| * Question 1

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| An area of finance that refers to the physical locations or electronic forums that facilitate the flow of funds among investors, businesses, and governments is called:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    financial markets|

Correct Answer:|    financial markets|
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* Question 2
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| Rational investors would consider an investment in a risky business venture only if they feel the expected return is high enough to justify theAnswer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    greater risk.|

Correct Answer:|    greater risk.|
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* Question 3
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| The issuing of new securities, mortgages, and other claims to wealth takes place in the:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    securities market|
Correct Answer:|    primary market|
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* Question 4
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| Finance is:Answer| | | |
| Selected Answer:|    the study of how individuals, institutions, governments, and businesses acquire, spend, and manage money and other financial assets| Correct Answer:|    the study of how individuals, institutions, governments, and businesses acquire, spend, and manage money and other financial assets|

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* Question 5
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| _______________ is the study of how growth-driven, performance-focused, early-stage (from development through early rapid growth) firms raise financial capital and manage their operations and assets.Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    Entrepreneurial finance|

Correct Answer:|    Entrepreneurial finance|
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* Question 6
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| The primary securities markets areAnswer| | | |
| Selected Answer:|    the three most important financial markets in any economy| Correct Answer:|    the markets where financial assets such as stocks and bonds are initially issued|
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* Question 7
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| The ______________ is a term used to describe the financial system, institutions, markets, businesses, individuals, and global interactions that help the economy operate efficientlyAnswer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    financial environment|

Correct Answer:|    financial environment|
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* Question 8
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| Successful businesses typically progress through a series of life-cycle stages—from the idea stage to exiting the business; these five stages include the:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    development stage, startup stage, survival stage, rapid growth stage, and maturity stage.| Correct Answer:|    development stage, startup stage, survival stage, rapid growth stage, and maturity stage.|

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* Question 9
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| ______________ behavior refers to how an individual or organization treats others legally, fairly, and honestly.Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    Ethical|
Correct Answer:|    Ethical|
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* Question 10
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| The possible conflict between managers and owners is sometimes called theAnswer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    principal-agent problem|
Correct Answer:|    principal-agent problem|
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* Question 11
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| A measure of the output of goods and services in an economy is called:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|    gross domestic product|
Correct Answer:|    gross domestic product|
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* Question 12
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| Which of the following are not depository institutions?Answer...
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