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Are you good in STATISTICS? Can you PLEASE HELP ME with these questions? Can you help me answer these ASAP?

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1) Which of the following categories of owners have limited liability?

A. General partners

B. Sole proprietors

C. Shareholders of a corporation

D. Both a and b

2) The true owners of the corporation are the:

A. board of directors of the firm.

B. preferred stockholders.

C. common stockholders.

D. holders of debt issues of the firm.

3) Which of the following best describes the goal of the firm?

A. The maximization of the total market value of the firm’s common stock]

B. Profit maximization

C. Risk minimization

D. None of the above

4) Which of the following would increase the need for external equity?

A. A reduction in corporate profits

B. A slow-down in economic growth

C. A seasonal reduction in sales revenues

D. Inadequate investment opportunities

5) Which of the following does NOT involve underwriting by an investment banker?

A. Syndicated purchases

B. Negotiated purchases

C. Commission basis purchases

D. Competitive bid purchases

6) __________ is a method of offering securities to a limited number of investors.

A. Public offering

B. Private placement

C. Syndicated underwriting

D. Initial public offering

7) Difficulty in finding profitable projects is due to:

A. ethical dilemmas.

B. social responsibility.

C. opportunity costs.

D. competitive markets.

8) Which of the following is NOT a principle of basic financial management?

A. Efficient capital markets

B. Risk/return tradeoff

C. Profit is king

D. Incremental cash flow counts

9) According to the agency problem, _________ represent the principals of a corporation.

A. employees

B. shareholders

C. suppliers

D. managers

10) Marshall Networks, Inc. has a total asset turnover of 2.5% and a net profit margin of 3.5%. The firm has a return on equity of 17.5%. Calculate Marshall’s debt ratio.

A. 50%

B. 30%

C. 60%

D. 40%

11) Which of the following financial ratios is the best measure of the operating effectiveness of a firm’s management?

A. Quick ratio

B. Current ratio

C. Return on investment

D. Gross profit margin

12) The accounting rate of return on stockholders’ investments is measured by:

A. operating income return on investment.

B. return on assets.

C. realized rate of inflation.

D. return on equity.

13) Edward Johnson decided to open up a Roth IRA. He will invest $1,800 per year for the next 35 years. Deposits to the Roth IRA will be made via a $150 payroll deduction at the end of each month. Assume that Edward will earn 8.75% over the life of the IRA. How much will he have at the end of 35 years?

A. $363,000

B. $125,250

C. $414,405

D. $250,321

14) Northwest Bank pays a quoted annual (nominal) interest rate of 4.75%. However, it pays interest (compouned) daily using a 365-day year. What is the effective annual rate of return (APY)?

A. 3.61%

B. 4.75%

C. 4.86%

D. 5.02%

15) You have $10,000 to invest. You do not want to take any risk, so you will put the funds in a savings account at the local bank. Of the following choices, which one will produce the largest sum at the end of 22 years?

A. An account that compounds interest quarterly

B. An account that compounds interest annually

C. An account that compounds interest monthly

D. An account that compounds interest daily

16) Which of the following statements about the percent-of-sales method of financial forecasting is true?

A. It involves estimating the level of an expense, asset, or liability for a future period as a percent of the forecast for sales revenues.

B. It is the least commonly used method of financial forecasting.

C. It projects all liabilities as a fixed percentage of sales.

D. It is a much more precise method of financial forecasting than a cash budget would be.

17) The primary purpose of a cash budget is to:

A. provide a detailed plan of future cash flows.

B. determine the level of investment in current and fixed assets.

C. determine the estimated income tax for the year.

D. determine accounts payable.

18) All of the following are found in the cash budget EXCEPT:

A. cash disbursements.

B. a net change in cash for the period.

C. new financing needed.

D. inventory.

19) The break-even model enables the manager of a firm to:

A. determine the quantity of output that must be sold to cover all operating costs.

B. determine the optimal amount of debt financing to use.

C. set appropriate equilibrium thresholds.

D. calculate the minimum price of common stock for certain situations.

20) A plant can remain operating when sales are depressed:

A. in an effort to cover

21) Which of the following is a non-cash expense?

A. Packaging costs

B. Administrative salaries

C. Interest expense

D. Depreciation expenses

4 Answers

  • 9 years ago
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    Please pick one question and the community will answer the question. Yahoo answers is not a place for the community to do your homework for you.

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  • fizixx
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    9 years ago may not be aware of how things are to be done here. You are to ask questions for concept or things you are stuck on, not to blatantly have homework questions done for you.

    Choose one, or two topics you are having trouble with and ask a question about it. It helps if you have tried the problems first, and then put your results so we can assist you better.

    There are some extremely intelligent and talented people here answering questions....and I'm not including myself in that utilize that resource appropriately, and don't abuse it.

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  • 9 years ago

    More than half these questions have nothing to do with mathematics. I guarantee you nobody here will answer all this. Not just because it doesn't belong in math, but because, as said, we're not here to do your homework for you.

    Try working harder/paying attention in class and talking to your teacher/professor if you're having trouble with core concepts. The internet is not the place for asking stuff like this.

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  • 5 years ago

    You asked for help. Not to spend the next hour doing your homework for you. Exercise your brain

    so you will be able to pass a test later.

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