Business Ethics & Social Responsibility: Definition & Differences


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What are ethics?

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1. What are business ethics?

2. What is social responsibility?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

For companies to successfully exist in society, it's important for them to consider business ethics and social responsibility. The questions in this quiz will ask you about both of these concepts and see if you can determine the differences between the two.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz and worksheet, you'll gauge your knowledge of:

  • Ethics
  • Business ethics
  • Social responsibility
  • Your ability to determine whether a situation concerns business ethics or social responsibility
  • The distinctions between business ethics and social responsibility

Skills Practiced

These assessments give you the opportunity to practice your proficiency with:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as ethics
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about ethics as they pertain to companies in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as business ethics and social responsibility

Skills Practiced

To learn more about these topics, review the lesson associated with this quiz called Business Ethics & Social Responsibility: Definition & Differences. You'll examine:

  • Moral principles
  • A company's impact on society and the environment
  • How a company is affected when it doesn't do the right thing