Practice Questions

Question on 10/20/14

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Practice Questions

Personal Finance Name one common deduction that may be taken from your paycheck. Answer: Find the answer this and every Thursday!

Consumer Rights & Responsibilities Which federal agency has jurisdiction over safety standards for cribs, playpens, and toys? Answer: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

Technology When speaking of computers, a thousand bytes equals how many kilobytes? Answer: One

Environment Weather forecasters user barometers to measure what? Answer: Air pressure

Consumer Rights & Responsibilities Who selects the Chairman of the FDIC? Answer: The President of the United States

Health & Safety To avoid harmful bacteria in fresh fruit juice, always be sure it has been…? Answer: Pasteurized

Personal Finance The largest floor-based stock market in the U.S. is the…? Answer: New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

Technology When speaking of computers, what does LAN stand for? Answer: Local Area Network

  Environment In the U.S., during which season of the year are UV rays from the sun most intense? Answer: Summer

Health & Safety The most important safety item to wear when riding a bike is a…? Answer: Helmet

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