What is a Financial Investment? - Definition, Types & Examples Video


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A financial investment is ____________.

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1. In financial terms, appreciation is ____________.

2. Types of financial investments include _____________.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will assess your knowledge of types of financial investments. Some of the financial investment terms you'll need to know for the quiz include financial investment, appreciation, and bonds.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Definition of financial investment and appreciation
  • Types of financial investments
  • Factors to consider before making a financial investment

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of financial investments in different contexts
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about financial statements in a different light
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as financial investment and appreciation
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about financial investments

Additional Learning

To learn more about financial investments, review the accompanying lesson titled What is a Financial Investment? - Definition, Types & Examples. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define financial investment
  • Understand the significance of time and risk in financial investments
  • Describe appreciation, dividends, and interest
  • Learn major types of financial investments
  • Identify examples of financial investment scenarios