Business MCQs

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Which of the following is a for-profit organization?






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A stakeholder's role in a company is best described as...






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Entrepreneurs value all but which of the following?






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The franchise arrangement offers the entrepreneur which one of the following benefits?






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Why is limited liability an attractive principle for the business person?






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Which one of the following is a privatized company?






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Which one of the following characterizes a private company?






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A shareholder is entitled to all but which one of the following?






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Which of the following business functions occurs in every business, however small?






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The multinational enterprise (MNE) is characterized by all but which one of the following attributes?






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Which one of the following is a principle of good practice in corporate governance?






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The collapse of which company led to the enactment of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the US?






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Which one of the following is intellectual property (IP)?






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Which one of the following sets of goals best describes the sustainable business?






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The company that shifts production from its home country to a country where costs are much lower faces criticism for all but which one of the followin...






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To turn Tesco around, Lewis did all of the following except:






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Which on of the following is not a reason for Tesco's decline?






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Which of the following is not a change in consumer behavior?






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The value chain is defined as...






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Which one of the following most accurately characterizes the globalization of markets in consumer products?






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Advocates of 'hyperglobalization' point to all but which one of the following phemonena?






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Which one of the following is not a process associated with globalization?






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Which one of the following describes the economies of poor developing countries?






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The UN Human Development Index takes in three criteria, which are...






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Which one of the following describes a 'transition' economy, according to the UN?






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Which pair of emerging markets have enjoyed economic growth based mainly on exploiting natural resources?






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Which one of the following is a 'pull' factor encouraging companies to internationalize?






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All but which one of the following is an advantage of greenfield FDI?






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Production under licence has been particularly prevalent in the manufacturing of consumer products such as smartphones. Why?






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The sovereign wealth fund is important in the global economy because...






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What are the three sets of advantages in the theory of the OLI paradigm?






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Which one of the following is a negative aspect of FDI from the perspective of a developed country whose companies outsource manufacturing?






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Spillover effects of FDI benefit host countries because...






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What percentage of Zara's products are made in Spain, Portugal, Morocco and Turkey?






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Which of the following is not a major driver of sales for Zara?






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Which of the following is not key for the success of fast fashion?






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Which one of the following best describes the foundation of ethics?






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Utilitarian theories focus on all but which one of the following?






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Kant's theory of the categorical imperative focuses on which of the following?






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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is considered authoritative in international law for what reason?






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Which of the following is an 'absolute' right?






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Which one of the following comes within the category of economic and social rights?






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Which one of the following describes the duty to take reasonable care?






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Labour rights include all but which one of the following?






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The weak interpretation of corporate social responsibility (CSR) consists of which of the following?






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Carroll's theory of CSR focuses on which of the following sets of obligations?






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Which of the following are secondary stakeholders?






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Corporate social performance theory concerns which of the following?






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Environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting is mandatory in all but which one of the following countries?






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Fiduciary duty of directors is owed to which of the following?






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The social enterprise serves which of the following purposes?






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Which of the following is not one of VW's brands?






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The primary cause to VW's malfeasance was which of the following?






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Which of the following is not a negative outcome of the VW scandal?






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Which one of the following best describes the cause of environmental degradation?






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Industrial development is responsible for all but which one of the following?






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The concept of the 'global commons' can be defined as which of the following?






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Emissions of greenhouse gases are increasing most rapidly where?






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Where does climate change have the most damaging impacts?






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The Kyoto Protocol set a precedent by mandating which of the following?






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Why is the 'carbon footprint' a helpful concept in assessing emissions?






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Sustainable consumption is best described as which one of the following?






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The continued reliance on coal in China and India is due to which of the following reasons?






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Nuclear power raises concerns for all but which one of the following reasons?






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Which of the following is included in the Rio principles?






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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) place primary responsibility on which of the following?






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All but which one of the following is linked to the spread of genetically-modified (GM) crops in Africa?






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Chevron has resisted legal claims that it is liable for environmental damage in Ecuador in all but which one of the following ways?






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The Paris accord requires countries' nationally defined emissions reductions to be monitored by which mechanism?






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Which of the following is not true about Uruguay?






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Between 2010 and 2015 the following occurred in Uruguay:






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Which of the following is not an energy source for Uruguay?






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Cultural convergence includes which one of the following phenomena?






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National culture is fostered by all but which one of the following?






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Which of the following characterizes a business person from a high-context culture?






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All but which one of the following is taking place in language communication?






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Religious freedom is recognized in international law as a human right in which document?






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Which of the following business functions is subject to a system based on Islamic law for application in Islamic contexts?






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In Hofstede's theory of cultural dimensions, power distance signifies which of the following in an organization?






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Organizational culture is exemplified in all but which of the following ways?






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How is the worker envisaged in Taylor's scientific management?






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The Fordist factory is characterized by all but which one of the following?






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In what ways did Japanese companies improve on Fordism?






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Human well-being is best described as which of the following?






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All but which one of the following sectors rely heavily on migrant labour?






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Urbanization in poor developing countries is best characterized by which of the following?






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The number of people over the age of 60 is growing most rapidly in which of these locations?






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Which of the following was not apart of McDonalds original strategy?






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Based on the case, which of the following was not a criticism of McDonalds employment practices?