APU BUS311 week 8 final

| October 22, 2018

Question 1 of 15 5.0
Points
Unless the parties agree otherwise, a promoter of a
corporation is liable for contracts entered into prior to corporate formation.

A.True

B.False

Question 2 of 15 5.0
Points
The mere formation of a corporation is not an absolute
liability shield.

A.True

B.False

Question 3 of 15 5.0
Points
Prosecutors will look at all of the following factors when
determining whether to bring a SOX violation, except:

A.Nature and seriousness of the offense,
including the risk of harm to the public.

B.Corporation’s remedial actions, including
efforts to implement or improve a compliance program.
C.Whether the company’s actions resulted in
sufficient profits for the company.

D.Adequacy of the prosecution of individuals
responsible for the malfeasance.

Question 4 of 15 5.0
Points
The purpose of SOX is to protect investors by improving the
accuracy and reliability of corporate disclosures.

A.True

B.False

Question 5 of 15 5.0
Points
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 has several provisions, but the
most important for businesses is known widely as:

A.Title I.

B.Title VIII.

C.Title II.

D.Title III.

E.Title VII.

Question 6 of 15 5.0
Points
Title VII eliminates job discrimination on the basis of all
of the following EXCEPT:

A.sex.

B.race.

C.color.

D.age.

E.religion.

Question 7 of 15 5.0
Points
The philosophy of Milton Friedman is influential in all of
the following, except:

A.Stakeholder theory

B.Shareholder theory

C.Free Market ethics

D.Friedman’s philosophy is influential in all
of the above.

Question 8 of 15 5.0
Points
Attributions of irresponsibility may generate stronger
external reactions than perceptions of responsibility and, ultimately, have a
much greater impact on the firm’s relationship with its environment.

A.True

B.False

Question 9 of 15 5.0
Points
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964:

A.creates only three protected classes.

B.gives victims of discrimination the
immediate right to file a federal lawsuit.
C.prohibits all types of discrimination.

D.requires employers to treat employees
equally, but not identically.

E.applies to employers with more than 10
employees.

Question 10 of 15 5.0
Points
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC):

A.is a federal agency established by the Civil
Rights Act of 1968.

B.publishes guidelines for the public sector
to assist businesses in deciding what employment practices are lawful or
unlawful.
C.enforces civil rights in the workplace.

D.investigates complaints filed by employers
who believe they are victims of unlawful discrimination.
E.does not give victims of discrimination the
immediate right to file a federal lawsuit.

Question 11 of 15 5.0
Points
British Petroleum’s management’s actions on the Deepwater
Horizon job that appeared to emphasize cost control and speed to completion
instead of safety would be an example of

A.Ethical Egoism

B.Free Market Ethics

C.Shareholder theory

D.All of the above

Question 12 of 15 5.0
Points
Congress passed the _____, which gives victims the right to
file a complaint within 180 days of their last discriminatory paycheck.

A.Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay

B.Fair Labor Standards Act
C.Rehabilitation Act

D.Equal Pay Act

E.Paycheck Fairness Act

Question 13 of 15 5.0
Points
If a defendant does not answer the complaint, what is the
result?

A.Default judgment against defendant

B.Case dismissed

C.Bench arrest warrant issued against
defendant

D.Automatic 30-day stay granted to defendant

E.Automatic 60-day stay granted to defendant

Question 14 of 15 5.0
Points
Which is the most expensive form of discovery?

A.Interrogatories

B.Requests for admission

C.Depositions

D.Requests for production
E.Spoliation

Question 15 of 15 5.0
Points
Jenny promises to pay Ivan $300 in exchange for Ivan’s
promise to paint Jenny’s house. This is an example of a(n):

A.unilateral contract.

B.bilateral contract.

C.invitation to bargain.
D.assignment.

E.illusory promise.

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