Stockholders & Stakeholders: Help & Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a stakeholder?

Question 2 2. Which group is invaluable to the long-term survival of a company?

Question 3 3. What is a shareholder activist?

Question 4 4. Facebook and Twitter are part of which stakeholder group?

Question 5 5. John bought 40% of a company's stock so that he could make it focus on promoting sustainable development and fair treatment of its employees. He also used his influence to fire a manager that was known for his irrational demands and horrible temper. Why is John a shareholder activist?

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Question 6 6. What is a stockholder?

Question 7 7. Which of these activities is best handled by the Corporate Relations Office?

Question 8 8. The shareholders of an apparel company would like to pressure management to stop using overseas sweatshops to make clothing. They plan to hold a press conference to alert the media about this issues if management won't comply. What method of shareholder activism are they using?

Question 9 9. When Becky started her business, she borrowed money from First Second Bank and established a credit line to tide her over the rough spots when business was slow. First Second Bank is _____.

Question 10 10. Green Nation is a group that pressures corporations that are not doing business in an environmentally friendly manner. Green Nation is an example of a:

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Question 11 11. The shareholders of Bull's Eye Department Store do not want management to purchase stock in any company that makes weapons that kill people. What type of stock screen are the shareholders using?

Question 12 12. The shareholders of Party Portraits, Inc. appointed Paco to the board of directors. This means Paco is:

Question 13 13. Which business model can a company adopt to focus on long-term profitability?

Question 14 14. A company's _____ may influence a diverse panel of stakeholders in different ways.

Question 15 15. A corporation's shareholders are responsible for appointing:

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Question 16 16. Which model supports the belief that a company's primary responsibility is to maximize profits?

Question 17 17. The new administration in Washington will pass legislation and regulations that will affect our business. Which department in our company should monitor this?

Question 18 18. Patty is the CEO of Party Portraits, Inc. This means Patty is:

Question 19 19. Which one of these groups is considered a non-market stakeholder?

Question 20 20. Which answer choice represents a display of social responsibility that could lead to community benefits and increased loyalty to a company?

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Question 21 21. What do we call offices within an organization that interact across the boundaries that divide the company between different stakeholders?

Question 22 22. Who are the three most important stakeholders according to most companies?

Question 23 23. Which business model recognizes the importance of corporate charitable giving and customer feedback?

Question 24 24. Mary purchased stock in the Big Green Corporation because it has a record of being environmentally friendly. What kind of investment did Mary make?

Question 25 25. Samantha has bought stock in an IT company. She is one of the people who can vote to elect the board of directors. She recently voted in favor of splitting the company stock. She receives a regular payment from the company, called a dividend. Samantha is a _____ stockholder.

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Question 26 26. The shareholders of Marx Manufacturing believe that top company management has endangered their economic well-being by ordering an expensive new fleet of private executive jets. Based on this information, what can shareholders do to protect their interests?

Question 27 27. One of Speedy Cellphone Company's new models has batteries that catch on fire. Speedy plans to recall and replace the defective phones. Which department will release this information to the media?

Question 28 28. What are quarterly payments paid to shareholders based on profits?

Question 29 29. A corporation's board of directors is responsible for appointing:

Question 30 30. Which of these activities is best handled by the Community Relations Department?

Stockholders & Stakeholders: Help & Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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