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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was one of the main third-world nations that Marc Rich targeted for oil in Chapter 9?
(b) South Africa.
2. Where did Rich create a holding company before buying 50 percent of the voting stock of the corporation he purchased in Chapter 11?
3. In what year did Rich find himself badly in need of a tax shelter in Chapter 11?
4. What did the man who raided the offices of Philipp Brothers at gunpoint demand in Chapter 10?
5. In Chapter 8, where was the company constructing an Iranian power plant that Rich agreed to finance?
(d) Saudi Arabia.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did an individual raid the offices of Philipp Brothers at gunpoint?
2. Where was Rich's first office for his new company, according to Chapter 8?
3. Marc Rich's ownership of a massive entertainment corporation was kept secret for how long after the purchase?
4. In what years did Marc Rich make the greatest profits in oil as this was its peak in American demand in Chapter 9?
5. Where did Rich and Pinky set up the headquarters for their company in Chapter 8?
Short Essay Questions
1. What were Marc Rich's dealings with the Iranians described as in Chapter 9? Why did the Iranians deal with Rich?
2. What was Rich's plan for "The Mutiny" in Chapter 6? How did it play out?
3. What did the Board do when they learned of Rich's dealings with Iran? What deal had Rich made?
4. When did Marc Rich begin daisy chaining with his company in Chapter 15? Who assisted him?
5. What was the main problem for Philipp Brothers with the oil trade? Who was concerned about Rich's risks?
6. What offices were invaded at gunpoint in Chapter 10? Why?
7. What happened with many traders once the Ayatollah Khomeini took over government control in Iran? How did Marc Rich react?
8. What was the principle hiring standard that Marc Rich had at his firm?
9. How was Marc Rich's new office described in Chapter 12? How did Rich treat his employees there?
10. What deal did Marc Rich make through Ali Rezai in Chapter 8? What price did Rich pay for the deal?
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