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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. Behind whom do the older guys stand?
2. Did Sam get into the retail business to make money?
(d) Only at first.
3. He has had the time of his life running Wal-Mart, but has been wondering _________.
(a) If he should have spent more time at work over the years.
(b) If he should have started more discount stores.
(c) If he should have spent more time with his family over the years instead.
(d) If he should have spent more of his money.
4. Why has Sam pretty much fought all of the technological advances?
(a) He does not understand technology.
(b) He does not trust technology.
(c) He does not like change.
(d) He wants them to be justified.
5. Sam reflects on what __________ has done for him and his family.
(b) Good luck.
(d) Great wealth.
Short Answer Questions
1. How has Sam always felt about competition?
2. Sam always encourages competition. What does Sam think of this divisive stance?
3. What is rule number ten?
4. Sam notes ____________ regarding the idea that many consider him to be on the cutting edge of technology?
5. What is rule number five?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Sam give back to the community?
2. What does Sam say to support his philosophy of thinking small?
3. Who has been involved the most in the advancements in technology for Wal-Mart?
4. What are five rules given by Sam for running a successful company?
5. Why is Sam able to write this book?
6. What is Sam's motto that he frequently repeats?
7. Describe Wal-Mart and Sam by 1974.
8. What has been Sam's behavior toward technological advances?
9. What does Sam think about the way he has spent his life? What is the message he gives at the end of the book?
10. Describe the annual stockholder meetings.
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