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When did the Ocean Resort Casino open in Atlantic City in 2018?

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June 28. In January 2019, the Ocean Resort Casino was purchased by Luxor Capital Group.

What company did William Hewlett help create?

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Hewlett-Packard Co. Hewlett-Packard Co was founded in the year 1939.

Where did James Goodnight, ranked 52nd in the "Forbes" Top 100 Richest in the U.S. in 2006 make his billions?

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Sas Institute. James Goodnight ranked 52nd on "Forbes" 2006 Rich List was 63 years old in 2006 and was worth $4.5 billion.

What evidence does a firm hold to show they own goods stored in a warehouse?

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Warehouse Receipt. A Warehouse Receipt is written evidence of goods held in a warehouse operated by a third party.

How did super-rich Carl Icahn make his billions?

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Leveraged Buyouts. Carl Icahn ranked 24th on "Forbes" 2006 Rich List calls New York, NY home and was worth $9.7 billion.

What happened on September 16, 1920, at 23 Wall Street?

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A Terrorist Attack. A bomb exploded in front of Morgan Bank, killing over 30 and injuring over 400 on September 16, 1920.

What did Ray Dolby's invention do for audio?

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Removed Hiss Keeping Sound Quality. Ray Dolby is the American inventor of the noise reduction system known as "Dolby NR".

In the 1970's, what company outspent its nearest rival by $200 million on TV advertising?

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Procter & Gamble. William Procter and James Gamble married sisters, Olivia and Elizabeth Norris.

What is a short-term, cancelable lease called?

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Operating Lease. Only the right of use is transferred in an operating lease.

How many people signed the Buttonwood Agreement?

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Twenty-Four. The Buttonwood Agreement signed May 17, 1792 established the New York Stock & Exchange Board.

Where did H. Ty Warner, ranked 55th in the "Forbes" Top 100 Richest in the U.S. in 2006, make his billions?

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Beanie Babies. H. Ty Warner ranked 55th on "Forbes" 2006 Rich List was 62 years old in 2006 and was worth $4.5 billion.

Who was the founder of Home Box Office?

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Charles F. Dolan. James L. Dolan, son of HBO founder Charles F. Dolan, took over management of the NBA New York Knicks and NHL New York Rangers in 1999.

Who was always caught squeezing the Charmin, on the Charmin commercials?

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Mr. Whipple. Charmin's fictional character is Mr. George Whipple.

In what industry did the DuPont family originally make its fortune?

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Explosives. E. I. DuPont de Nemours and Company was founded in July 1802 by Eleuthere Irenee du Pont as a gunpowder mill.

Francesco Mengozzi was the CEO of what European airline?

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Alitalia S.p.A.. Air Europe was part of the Alitalia S.p.A. group until purchased by Compagnia Aerea Italiana in 2008.

What is a statistical technique for fitting a straight line to a set of data points?

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Linear Regression. Linear regression analyzes the relationship between two variables.

What is shared ownership among two or more individuals?

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Partnership. A partnership shares assets, profits, liabilities, and management responsibilities for running the business.

Who does most of the typing and filing in an office?

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Secretary. Since the late 1990s, secretarial schools have re-invented themselves as "administrative assistant" schools.

What was the real name of Johnny Morris, the Philip Morris cigarette bellboy?

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Johnny Roventini. Prior to becoming the voice of the Philip Morris bellhop on the radio, the 4' tall Johnny Roventini had been a real-life bellhop.

 
 

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