Weekly Biz Quiz 10/10

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Test your knowledge on key business and foreign affairs news.

1. What is the first state in the U.S. that has officially entered into a recession?
A) Calfironia
B) New York
C) Flordia
D) Washington
2. What nation has been hit the hardest by the market crisis resulting in the 50% probability of a debt default.
A) China
B) Spain
C) Iceland
D) Greece

3. What NW newspaper announced it could be filing for bankruptcy?

A) Ashland Daily Tidings
B) The Columbian
C) Daily Astorian
D) McMinnville News Register

4. The Oregon State Treasurer, Randall Edwards, announced this week that state investments were…
A) Performing better than the stock market loss
B) Performing worse than the stoick market loss
C) Mirrored the national stock market loss

5. What nation sent its first foreign minister to Iraq this week?  The first time since 1990 before the Kuwait invasion.
A) Israel
B) Kuwait
C) Saudi Arabia
D) Egypt

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ANSWERS BELOW
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1. What is the first state in the U.S. that has officially entered into a recession?
A) Calfironia
B) New York
C) Flordia
D) Washington

2. What nation has been hit the hardest by the market crisis resulting in teh probability of a debt default over 50%.
A) China
B) Spain
C) Iceland
D) Greece

3. What NW newspaper announced it could be filing for bankruptcy?
A) Ashland Daily Tidings
B) The Columbian
C) Daily Astorian
D) McMinnville News Register

4. The Oregon State Treasurer, Randall Edwards, announced thsi week that state investments were
A) Performing better than the stock market loss, [Oregon -6%, stock market -20%]
B) Performing worse than the stoick market loss
C) Mirrored the national stock market loss

5. What nation sent its first foreign minister to iraq this week?  The first time since 1990 before the Kuwait invasion.
A) Israel
B) Kuwait
C) Saudi Arabia
D) Egypt