Happy New Year!

How well were you keeping up with the news throughout the year? Test your knowledge with our Commercial Awareness Quiz of 2021.

Commercial Awareness Quiz of 2021!

The quiz consists of 15 questions. When you’re ready just click start !

1 / 15

What did Facebook change its corporate name to?

2 / 15

In January, which entertainment store saw its share price soar 1800% due a “short squeeze” driven by Reddit users?

3 / 15

The UK Supreme Court issued an important ruling on the employment status of Uber drivers in February. The court held that Uber drivers were…

4 / 15

In March, which one of these food delivery firms launched its IPO but saw its share price tank following a backlash from investors over staff working conditions?

5 / 15

In April, the European Super League proposal took football by storm, sparking a severe backlash from all those within the industry. Participants would have received a huge £3.5 billion each. Which of these football teams was NOT set to be included in the league?

6 / 15

In May, which mobile network provider successfully obtained approval to merge with Virgin Media in a $44bn deal?

7 / 15

In June, which of these intergovernmental organisations agreed a landmark deal to set a 15% global minimum tax rate?

8 / 15

In July, the US Department of Defence (DOD) cancelled the $10 billion JEDI contract designed to overhaul the DOD’s internal IT systems. Instead, new contracts will be issued. Who was initially selected to complete the contract?

9 / 15

In August, the UK saw a severe shortage of lorry drivers and this continued throughout Autumn. Which one of these was NOT a contributory factor to the shortage?

10 / 15

In September, a Californian court ruled that Apple could not prevent app developers from offering alternative payment systems. This ruling stems from Apple’s dispute with one of these game developers. Which developer was it?

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In October, which one of these supermarkets secured a £7 billon takeover deal from private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) following an auction? The bid was approved by 99.2% of shareholders.

12 / 15

Jeff Bezos lost his lawsuit against NASA in November. He claimed that NASA unfairly awarded a $2.3 billion contract to one of these space companies. Which one was it?

13 / 15

In December, the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee voted to increase interest rates from their record lows. What were interest rates increased to?

14 / 15

Which one of these e-commerce giants launched a “buy-now-pay-later” product in conjunction with Barclays in December?

15 / 15

Which Chinese company defaulted on a $1.2 billion loan payment in December, sending jitters throughout financial markets? Its financial difficulties were first disclosed in September.

Your score is

The average score is 61%