Types of Economic Systems (Capitalism) - SS1 Economics Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

In capitalism, who owns and operates the means of production?

A

 The government

 

 

B

Private individuals and businesses

C

Labor unions

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Means of production are privately owned and operated by ____________.

A

Profit

 

 

B

Social welfare

C

Government regulation

CORRECT OPTION: a
3

Which of the following is a characteristic of capitalism?

A

Government control of the economy

 

 

B

Centralized planning of production

C

Free market competition

 

CORRECT OPTION: c
4

What is the main goal of capitalism?

 

 

The main goal of capitalism is to create wealth and generate profit for private individuals and businesses.

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