Stock Transactions: Definition, Types & Examples


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Which of the following is when you give an order to buy at the current market price?

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1. Which of the following is like insurance for you in protecting you from losing excessive money from your investment?

2. Which of the following is an order to sell only when the price of the stock is at or above a certain price?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz/worksheet combo is useful in testing your knowledge of stock transactions. The different types of stock transactions are on the quiz. Market buy orders will be featured.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The goal of these assessments is to assess your knowledge of:

  • An example of a market buy order
  • Type of orders
  • Main difference between a limit order and a stop loss order
  • Giving an order to buy at the current market price

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast main topics, such as a stop loss order and a limit order
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the different types of orders
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on stock transactions

Additional Learning

If you want to keep learning, use the lesson named Stock Transactions: Definition, Types & Examples. This lesson helps you learn more about:

  • What a stock transaction is
  • Characteristics of different types of stock transactions
  • Advantages of a market buy order