Copyright

What is Systemic Risk? - Definition & Analysis

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

_____ is the risk of collapse of an entire financial system or market.

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. A _____ is when one failure in an interconnected system triggers the failure of other parts.

2. All of the following are examples of cascading failures EXCEPT for _____.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Complete the quiz and worksheet, checking your understanding of systemic risk. You'll need to be able to define this term as well as recognize examples of cascading failures.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can check your understanding of:

  • Why cascading failures occur
  • How the Financial Crisis is an example of a systemic risk with cascading failures
  • Term for the risk of collapse of an entire financial system or market
  • When one failure in an interconnected system triggers the failure of other parts

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on systemic risk
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about examples of cascading failures
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about why cascading failures occur and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more, use the lesson called What is Systemic Risk? - Definition & Analysis. Other topics you can analyze include:

  • When the Financial Crisis occurred
  • Effects of the Financial Crisis
  • Why systemic risks occur
Support