Quiz: The Ultimate Stock Market Trends Quiz
The Ultimate Stock Market Trends Quiz
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About This Quiz

Have you ever gotten a hot stock tip and been tempted to buy up a bunch of shares using all of your savings? Before you empty your bank account, take our quiz to learn about stock market trends and their effect on individual stocks. The inevitable fluctuations of the stock market may be a bit too nerve-wracking for your taste.

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The best way to understand how the stock market works is by studying:
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Which of the following factors can affect stock market prices?
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Sudden rises or drops in stock prices are called:
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What is the name of the central bank of the United States?
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Inflation is characterized by a rise in prices. It causes your dollars to be worth:
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The Federal Reserve uses interest rates to control both business and personal spending. When they raise interest rates, spending tends to go:
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When a company reports _____profits, the public loses confidence in the company.
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Which of the following tend to have a strong negative effect on the stock market?
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How do investors react during times of political or social upheaval such as war?
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A bull market is a _____ market.
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A bear market is a _____market.
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The worst bear market in United States history is also known as:
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How many times have bear markets appeared during the history of the United States stock market?
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The best strategy for making money in a bull market is:
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A short sell is a stock trade that involves _____ stock you don't own.
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Interest rates on _____ tend to rise during bear markets.
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Which type of stocks don't fluctuate much even in a bear market?
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Stock markets _____ rise over the long term.
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