Slacker or Square?
Take our quiz, and test your work ethic or slack thereof.
A) Short Naked Puts
B) Solar Stocks
C) An S&P 500 Index
2) In the morning, your paper of choice is:
A) The New York Times (Krugman is my boyeee!)
B) The Wall Street Journal (I like to get Dow, Jones)
3) When you hear the term "earnings per share" you immediately ask:
A) Did they beat expectations?
B) How many shares are there anyway?
C) Are margins better or worse than last year?
4) You're planning for retirement by investing in a:
A) Two words: mobile home
B) Roth IRA
5) "Savings" is to "interest" as:
A) "Job" is to "paycheck"
B) "Investment" is to "yield"
C) "Option writing" is to "premium"
6) Complete this lyric. "One love, one heart, let's get together and _____"
A) "Read The Economist"
B) "Feel all right"
C) If it ain't Debussy, I'm too busy.
7) To get 30 lives in Contra, you must:
A) 30 Lives? Contra? Huh?
B) Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Left, Right, Right, Start
C) Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A, Select, Start
8) Municipal Bonds have historically been attractive investments because of their relative security and __________ status.
A) Tax Exempt
B) Tax Evasion
C) Tax Return
9) The rates of many problematic subprime mortgages are indexed off the _____ Interbank Offered Rate.
A) New York
10) You got this far in this quiz because:
A) Quitters never win
B) Motivation is my middle name
C) I can't log on to Gawker for some reason
Answers (turn your monitor over, slacker):
Get more than eight out of ten right?
If so, you're a slacker. Congratulations! Pat yourself on the back. On second thought, hire someone to pat you on the back.
If not, you're a square! Get psyched for a lifetime of toiling under corporate taskmasters, interspersed with riveting games of Sudoku and trips to the in-laws. Wait! There's good news! By completing this quiz you've taken an important first step in becoming a slacker.
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