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From the lemonade stand to the multi-national corporation, you will find that the details of business often come down to certain principles. These quizzes will tell you about some of the most successful business ventures in the world, and some that didn't quite work out.
392 Business World quizzes and 5,488 Business World trivia questions.
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1.
  Inventions Which Helped Develop Trade Inventions Which Helped Develop Trade great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are ten simple but life-changing early inventions of mankind which greatly influenced the development of trade between nations. How many of these do you know?
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, May 10 13
Easier
Creedy gold member
2693 plays
2.
  What is this Establishment What is this Establishment? top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Gift cards and vouchers make a welcome, if not particularly imaginative, Christmas present. Take a look at these photos of well-known department stores around the world to find out where you might be able to spend any you get given!
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Nov 14 19
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Nov 14 19
1113 plays
3.
  Bills, Bills, Bills! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's an unavoidable fact of our existence: bills! We hate them, we despair over them, but ultimately, we must pay them -- or else face the consequences. Can you decipher bill jargon? Here's a simple quiz to test your bill-paying smarts!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, duracell, Jan 08 18
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Very Easy
duracell
Jan 08 18
8034 plays
4.
  Good Idea, Bad Idea editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A stroll down memory lane and a look at a few good and bad ideas and some of the best and worst business decisions made.
Tough, 10 Qns, EmmaF2008, Oct 02 12
Tough
EmmaF2008 gold member
4301 plays
5.
  Identity Theft - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is written to spread awareness about the crime known as 'identity theft'.
Easier, 10 Qns, moonrockie, Nov 07 21
Easier
moonrockie
Nov 07 21
6268 plays
6.
  Produce Codes - 10 questions - 3 mins
Have you ever noticed the stickers on bananas that have the number 4011 on them? Have you ever wondered what other produce codes were? Well, if so, this is the quiz for you.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, crazeecatgrrl, May 19 17
Very Easy
crazeecatgrrl
May 19 17
4375 plays
7.
  Big Business great trivia quiz - 25 questions - 9 mins
The Who's Who in Big Business. A not-so-obvious look at people that have shaped the consumer world. Don't overlook any clues!
Tough, 25 Qns, Sprink1234, Aug 20 07
Tough
Sprink1234
5836 plays
8.
  Internet Shopping popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's hard to remember a time when we couldn't shop on the web, with its fascinating combination of benefits and dangers. This is a quiz about some of the most prominent sites and features related to internet shopping.
Average, 10 Qns, ArlingtonVA, Aug 05 22
Average
ArlingtonVA gold member
Aug 05 22
2677 plays
9.
  Buying and Selling on eBay popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
EBay is probably the world's largest on-line marketplace, linking buyers and sellers together. How much do you know about using it?
Average, 15 Qns, Julia103, Jul 03 18
Average
Julia103 gold member
Jul 03 18
2576 plays
10.
  Formerly Known As... - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many products and services began life under one name, only to change it later. Can you match the original name of the product/service with the subsequent one?
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jun 25 18
Average
nyirene330
Jun 25 18
481 plays
trivia question Quick Question
One of the most famous bad decisions in music history was the one that turned down The Beatles! Which company made this disastrous decision?

From Quiz "Good Idea, Bad Idea"




11.
  Made in America popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Americans have come up with some great products over the years. Here's a sampling of ten.
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Jul 06 14
Average
nmerr gold member
1468 plays
12.
  Private Secretary popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Oh my, the life of a secretary in the early sixties was a lot different than it is today. Here's a quiz about some of our "lost" office skills and products.
Average, 15 Qns, rosadebon, Aug 31 06
Average
rosadebon
4943 plays
13.
  Sold Out Sold Out! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you name these products which broke sales records worldwide?
Average, 10 Qns, Dizart, Mar 02 13
Average
Dizart gold member
1030 plays
14.
  What Will They Think of Next! - 10 questions - 5 mins
The phrase, 'one man's trash is another's treasure' certainly relates to the world of inventing. Indeed the ten inventions mentioned in this quiz would have the likes of Edison and Whitney shaking their heads and asking 'What will they think of next'?
Average, 10 Qns, poshprice, May 03 17
Average
poshprice
May 03 17
924 plays
15.
  So You Want to be a Secretary - 10 questions - 4 mins
Office secretaries need to recognise a lot of jargon and other terms that may only apply in an office environment. How much do you know about some of them?
Easier, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Jan 21 14
Easier
ClaudiaCat gold member
1372 plays
16.
Brand names of products surround us daily, but where do some of the more unique names come from? Computers? Dreams? Visions? Peyote button hallucinations? Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, lompocjoe, Dec 07 18
Average
lompocjoe
Dec 07 18
2898 plays
17.
  Henri Fayol: Management Principles - 10 questions - 4 mins
Henri Fayol is widely accepted as the person who revolutionised management with his principles of management. I will describe certain principles; just tell me which option best describes it. Simple Logic will help...
Average, 10 Qns, ace_sodium, Oct 26 03
Average
ace_sodium
977 plays
18.
  Young, Fabulous, & Broke - 10 questions - 4 mins
US Financial guru Suze Orman's book on money advice might be what you need if you are "Young, Fabulous, and Broke".
Average, 10 Qns, pagiedamon, Sep 08 21
Average
pagiedamon gold member
Sep 08 21
960 plays
19.
  Wrong Business Moves - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ten questions on scams and bankruptcies that have rocked Indian companies due to the bad business decisions made by the people heading them.
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Nov 11 12
Average
zorba_scank gold member
355 plays
20.
  Top Business History Events - 25 questions - 10 mins
This quiz will list 25 of the top 100 most significant events in business history as compiled by The Street. These events helped shape not only the business world but our culture and environment in the US and abroad. CREDIT: www.thestreet.com
Difficult, 25 Qns, Sprink1234, Dec 26 14
Difficult
Sprink1234
2910 plays
21.
  Famous Women in Business - 10 questions - 5 mins
Before Oprah Winfrey came to define successful businesswoman these ladies had already made their mark in commerce. See how much you know about the following entrepreneurs and their companies.
Average, 10 Qns, brewster76, Jul 05 10
Average
brewster76
867 plays
22.
  Basic History of Money - 10 questions - 4 mins
History questions about the monetary system. This is for people who like money!
Average, 10 Qns, MyGirl2000, Mar 15 17
Average
MyGirl2000
Mar 15 17
806 plays
23.
  The Crazy World of Craigslist - 10 questions - 5 mins
Craigslist is the world's largest site for classified ads. But it's also a whole lot more. Here's a look into the wacky world of one of the busiest websites on the planet.
Difficult, 10 Qns, crisw, Oct 11 19
Difficult
crisw gold member
Oct 11 19
1701 plays
24.
  Ronald McDonald House Charities - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) is best known for its Ronald McDonald Houses. Find out how much you know about the RMHC.
Tough, 10 Qns, SilverMoonsong, Aug 19 04
Tough
SilverMoonsong editor
448 plays
25.
  Proper Interviewing Techniques in the US - 10 questions - 5 mins
When you're interviewing someone for a job in the United States, it's important that you avoid asking questions that could be considered discriminatory. Let's see if you can choose which question is OK to ask in each of the following scenarios.
Average, 10 Qns, kscleaves, Feb 13 17
Average
kscleaves
Feb 13 17
1282 plays
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  Inventions Through the Ages - 10 questions - 3 mins
Correctly match the invention with its inventor. It may be tough, but you also may learn something.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Feb 22 16
Average
nyirene330
Feb 22 16
642 plays
27.
  Origins of Today's Technology - 10 questions - 5 mins
Our world today is hyper connected and many of the technology innovations we take for granted. Most of the inventions had pretty humble beginnings but a profound impact.
Average, 10 Qns, nytoffee, May 12 15
Average
nytoffee
825 plays
28.
Millions of Americans are enrolled in 401(k) retirement plans, but shockingly few understand how they work. I hope this quiz will help people to understand some concepts which may have a big impact on their retirement!
Average, 10 Qns, tensainomiko, Jan 15 19
Average
tensainomiko
Jan 15 19
755 plays
29.
  Looking Around My Bathroom - 10 questions - 5 mins
I was looking around my bathroom and I saw lots of different brand-related stuff. Have fun in this journey through my bathroom!
Tough, 10 Qns, Lpez, Jul 13 22
Tough
Lpez
Jul 13 22
658 plays
30.
  Bizarre Products popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Come visit the marketplace of the bizarre! Stuff you wouldn't dream of buying-- but someone does!
Difficult, 10 Qns, crisw, Dec 06 17
Difficult
crisw gold member
Dec 06 17
3596 plays
31.
  Where Did These Companies Start Out? - 15 questions - 4 mins
Some large companies are known to hundreds of millions of people, probably including you. I'm certain you will have heard of most of those in this quiz. But do you know where they started?
Average, 15 Qns, Spontini, Sep 01 15
Average
Spontini gold member
594 plays
32.
  Made In The United Kingdom - 10 questions - 4 mins
The first Industrial Revolution took place in the United Kingdom, and while its position as an industrial powerhouse has been eroded, it is still the place many well known commodities and items are produced.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Nov 06 20
Average
darksplash gold member
Nov 06 20
277 plays
33.
  Things You May Not Know About eBay - 10 questions - 2 mins
I love to buy and sell on eBay! These are some of the things I didn't know before setting up my store. Hopefully you will get a little insight into this world-famous website.
Average, 10 Qns, jennymyers888, Oct 16 18
Average
jennymyers888 gold member
Oct 16 18
324 plays
34.
  Risky Businesses - 10 questions - 5 mins
So you think you would like to be on the other side of the loan appraisal process? Take a look at the different types of risk that banks have to look at while dealing with loan applications.
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Dec 19 14
Average
zorba_scank gold member
413 plays
35.
  Basic US Investment Terms - 10 questions - 5 mins
I've spent several years working in the investment industry in the US, so it occurred to me that I really should do a quiz on basic investment information as of early 2004. Enjoy, and in case you want investment advice, buy low, and sell high.
Average, 10 Qns, BaronTR, Jul 12 10
Average
BaronTR gold member
909 plays
36.
  Where's the General? - 10 questions - 5 mins
Match the following "General" businesses with their corporate headquarters.
Tough, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Jun 24 16
Tough
shvdotr gold member
Jun 24 16
249 plays
37.
Quiz about history and movies of Pixar, one of the most successful and popular producers of children's CGI movies.
Average, 10 Qns, OJR1, May 05 14
Average
OJR1
331 plays
38.
  Canadian Businesses - 10 questions - 5 mins
How well do you know these Canadian businesses?
Tough, 10 Qns, akajw, Apr 25 12
Tough
akajw
489 plays
39.
  Joining the Network - 10 questions - 2 mins
Todays social networking services have changed cyber conversations from email to real-time chatting. Many companies have formed their own versions of this unique way of talk. In this quiz you will find out a little more about these companies.
Easier, 10 Qns, jbooker8, Mar 22 21
Easier
jbooker8 gold member
Mar 22 21
364 plays
40.
  Grand Theft Taco - 10 questions - 7 mins
Join me as I drive-thru a few controversial incidents that have hit the fast-food industry over the years.
Tough, 10 Qns, tizzwozz, Jun 12 13
Tough
tizzwozz
468 plays
41.
  The Rules of Wealth - 10 questions - 5 mins
Richard Templar published "The Rules of Wealth" in 2007, but his recommendations are timeless. For those of us who want to stay off the breadline, or even enjoy considerable wealth, his common-sense rules are worth reading.
Average, 10 Qns, Chezanglais, Nov 12 14
Average
Chezanglais
345 plays
42.
  E-Business and Decision Making [2] - 15 questions - 5 mins
Welcome to the second e-Biz/IT trivia challenge. Business Information Systems (BIS) is about the application of such processes as Artificial Intelligence, Executive Information Systems, Decision Support Systems and Data Mining.
Average, 15 Qns, wrodrigz, Jun 20 19
Average
wrodrigz
Jun 20 19
378 plays
43.
  Michigan Business Quiz Buster - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'll describe a Michigan-based company or subsidiary and you guess the name.
Average, 10 Qns, CollinBlatt, Feb 04 17
Average
CollinBlatt
Feb 04 17
285 plays
44.
  Purchasing is Easy, the Professional Way - 10 questions - 6 mins
After creating a few fun quizzes, I offer you now a more serious and informative quiz. Test yourself whether you are the right material to become a professional buyer.
Tough, 10 Qns, dutch_frank_65, May 16 07
Tough
dutch_frank_65
735 plays
45.
  Travelling on the Internet - 10 questions - 5 mins
Where do world travellers search for good vacation deals? Perhaps the internet is a good place to start. Do you recall many of the internet travel companies that pioneered shopping for vacations in the 1990's and 2000's?
Tough, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Jan 30 18
Tough
coachpauly
Jan 30 18
390 plays
46.
  Product of Canada - 10 questions - 5 mins
How familiar are you with these products of Canada?
Tough, 10 Qns, akajw, Dec 07 18
Tough
akajw
Dec 07 18
321 plays
47.
  Safe Workplace - 10 questions - 5 mins
Risk abounds in our daily lives, and one of the risky places we spend a large amount of time is the workplace. What dangers lurk where we earn our daily bread?
Tough, 10 Qns, garrysouders, May 02 11
Tough
garrysouders
1099 plays
48.
  The Mall of Yesteryear - 10 questions - 6 mins
Take a trip to the Mall of Yesteryear and see stores no longer in existence.
Difficult, 10 Qns, GoodVibe, Apr 20 08
Difficult
GoodVibe
756 plays
49.
  New Zealand Brands - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on New Zealand brands
Average, 10 Qns, sarahnz88, Apr 13 22
Average
sarahnz88
Apr 13 22
817 plays
50.
  E-Business and Decision Making [1] - 10 questions - 4 mins
Welcome to the first e-Biz/IT trivia challenge, where you will test your knowledge of e-business and information technology while having fun and competing for points!
Average, 10 Qns, wrodrigz, Nov 03 22
Average
wrodrigz
Nov 03 22
327 plays
51.
  Inventions of the Past : 1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about inventions. There is a variety of questions in this quiz. Have fun.
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilSpikey, Aug 29 20
Difficult
LilSpikey
Aug 29 20
1479 plays
52.
  Let's Go For Black Gold! - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is the first in a series to test your knowledge of the oil business.
Average, 10 Qns, gorgeman, Aug 31 11
Average
gorgeman
303 plays
53.
  The Endowment Mortgage Fiasco - 10 questions - 5 mins
Were you mis-sold your endowment mortgage? If so, you're in good company. In the early 80s, these mortgages were all the rage in the U.K, but many people chose blindly, and were disappointed later. How much do you know about these loans?
Average, 10 Qns, Flynn_17, Jul 17 06
Average
Flynn_17
372 plays
54.
  Let's Go For Black Gold #2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is the second in a series of general knowledge questions about the oil business. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, gorgeman, Sep 07 11
Average
gorgeman
270 plays
55.
  Canadian Businesses 2.0 - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you know these Canadian Businesses?
Average, 10 Qns, akajw, Oct 15 19
Average
akajw
Oct 15 19
266 plays
56.
  If I Had All the Money in the World - 10 questions - 6 mins
If I had all the money in the world, I'd buy this website! Well, maybe not, but this quiz covers some of the people who have the largest percentage of money in the world. What do you know about them?
Tough, 10 Qns, TheEnto, Dec 14 09
Tough
TheEnto
495 plays
57.
  MarketMaker2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
If you liked the first one, you'll love this tough quiz about financial markets
Tough, 10 Qns, ryan2525, Aug 07 20
Tough
ryan2525
Aug 07 20
573 plays
58.
  Worldwide Shopping - 10 questions - 4 mins
Do you love shopping? If so... do you know your stuff? Designers?
Tough, 10 Qns, ramamama, Oct 16 10
Tough
ramamama
746 plays
59.
  The Entrepreneurial Spirit - 10 questions - 5 mins
A brief salute to the entrepreneurial spirit.
Tough, 10 Qns, sportcon, Jan 29 09
Tough
sportcon
738 plays
60.
  Inventions of the Past: 2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is my second quiz about inventions. If you like this quiz, be sure to take my quiz about the painting His Master's Voice in the Humanities, art category, since this quiz does mention a phonograph, and the painting is a dog and phonograph.
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilSpikey, Apr 25 13
Difficult
LilSpikey
1042 plays
61.
  Top Producers of Crops, Livestock & Fish - 15 questions - 4 mins
Crops, livestock and fish. All these three essentials are creating a lucrative global market along with science, and a revolution in communications and transport. Even fishing has grown into a major commercial enterprise.
Tough, 15 Qns, murali_86, Jan 07 21
Tough
murali_86
Jan 07 21
744 plays
62.
  Test Your Business Brains - 10 questions - 6 mins
OK all you office people sitting in little cubbies playing trivia games, I wonder how much you truly know about business. Test your business brains here!
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, TemptressToo, Mar 28 11
Very Difficult
TemptressToo
2672 plays
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