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www.tutor2u.net The Biz Quiz 15 January 2012 Questions 1. nPower, British Gas and EDF have all decided to do what? ( )Sponsor the 2012 Olympics ( )Move their call centres to India ( )Cut household gas prices ( )Cut the Board bonuses 2. A senior executive of which business sold more than £200,000 of shares just before a profits warning? ( )Tesco ( )John Lewis ( )Home Retail Group ( )Thorntons 3. Ofcom has announced an auction which is expected to raise over £5bn. What is to be auctioned? ( )Shares in Everything Everywhere ( )The UK 4G mobile phone network ( )British Telecom's phone box network ( )The rights to offer megafast broadband 4. Which food chain is to close 67 of its 161 sites? ( )Cafe Culture ( )Iceland Frozen Foods ( )Little Chef ( )Best Burgers 5. What excuse has the CEO of WH Smith's given for falling sales of books? ( )Children not taught to read properly ( )Ending of the Richard & Judy Show ( )Higher cost of paper ( )Growth in demand for tablet computers
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Who has bought retailer Blacks Leisure out of administration? ( )JD Sports ( )Sports Direct ( )Poundstretcher ( )Arcadia Group 7. A record number of Rolls-Royce cars was sold worldwide in 2011 driven by sales to which country? ( )Dubai ( )China ( )Sweden ( )Brazil 8. The boss of Lloyds TSB returned to work after a 2 month break. Who is he? ( )Luciano Ortega ( )Sir George Posenby-Smythe ( )Antonio Horta-Osorio ( )Sir Fred Shredwin 9. Who has been warned by Police after being caught shoplifting at Tesco? ( )Sir Terry Leahy ( )Antony Worrall Thompson ( )Gladys Sculthorpe ( )Kerry Katona 10. Which brand has been criticised for deciding to drop the apostrophe from its brand name? ( )Waterstone's ( )Sainsbury's ( )Tesco's ( )McDonald's www.tutor2u.net Answers 1 Cut household gas prices 2 Tesco 3 The UK 4G mobile phone network 4 Little Chef 5 Growth in demand for tablet computers 6 JD Sports 7 China 8 Antony Worrall Thompson 9 Antonio Horta-Osorio 10 Waterstone's...
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2012 for the course ECO 3032 taught by Professor Danielomurgo during the Spring '11 term at FIU.

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