Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

1. According to the Bank of England, how many mortgage approvals took place in the United Kingdom in September?

A. Correct Answer: 50,967
B. 40,877
C. 31,484
D. 28,373

2. What is the net worth of Asia-Pacific’s richest family, the Ambanis, founders of India’s Reliance Industries.

A. $40.8 billion
B. $32 billion
C. Correct Answer: $37.6 billion
D. $28 billion

3. Why does Uwe Parpart think Japan’s strength as an industrial society is fading on the international stage?

A. The tsunami and nuclear disaster
B. Demographics
C. The rise of China
D. Correct Answer: Over regulation