What Is a Bank Loan?


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What is an agreement between the borrower and the bank that the loan will be paid back in a specific amount of time at a specific interest rate?

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1. What is a secured loan?

2. Mary wants to buy a car, but she has nothing to show for assurance. However, she has excellent credit and a steady income, so she applies for an unsecured loan from the bank. Which of the following scenarios is a likely outcome for Mary?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will test your knowledge of the characteristics of bank loans. Some of the information you'll be assessed on includes types of bank loans and reasons one may take out a bank loan.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to test your knowledge of:

  • Types of bank loans
  • Differences between secured and unsecured bank loans
  • Why a person might take out a bank loan

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of bank loans in different contexts
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as secured loans and unsecured loans
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about bank loans

Additional Learning

To learn more about bank loans, review the accompanying lesson called What Is a Bank Loan? The lesson covers the following objectivess:

  • Defining loans and bank loans
  • The importance of paying loans back on time
  • Defining unsecured and secured bank loans
  • Understanding repayment methods