Effects of Business Decisions on Shareholders


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One difference between a common shareholder and a preferred shareholder is:

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1. How is a shareholder benefited by stock ownership?

2. Decisions like launching a new product are:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on business decisions in regards to shareholders. To pass the quiz you will need to know different types of decisions and define a common shareholder.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to review the following topics:

  • Differences between common shareholders and preferred shareholders
  • Benefits of stock ownership
  • Types of decisions

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - use your knowledge to recall different types of business decisions
  • Interpreting information - ensure you understand and can explain the benefits of owning stock
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as preferred shareholders and common shareholders

Additional Learning

To learn more about business decisions, review the lesson called Effects of Business Decisions on Shareholders. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define consumer watchdog group
  • Identify the purposes of dividends
  • Learn about business decisions and the consequences they have on shareholders
  • Identify the risks of being a shareholder