• Are You Smarter
    Than a CPA?

Are You Smarter Than a CPA?

Accountants make the world go ‘round.

From small businesses to multinational organizations, accountants help companies in every industry thrive. But for all their hard work, the accounting profession rarely gets the spotlight.

Accounting itself is very exciting, with a super interesting history to match. How much do you know about the profession you’re about to enter? Take the quiz below to find out.
 

News-icon.jpg  The patron saint of accountants is: 


A) St. Mark

B) St. Peter

C) St. Christopher

D) St. Matthew

 
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Lightbulb.png  Which of the following was invented by an accountant?


A) Post-it Notes

B) Play-Doh

C) Bubble Gum

D) Hairspray

 
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Music.png  Which of the following rock stars didn’t begin his career as an accountant?


A) Kenny G

B) Robert Plant

C) Mick Jagger

D) John Lennon

 
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News-icon.jpg  In which ancient region of the world did the first accountants originate?


A) Illyria

B) Mesopotamia

C) Gaul

D) Mesoamerica

 
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News-icon.jpg  Which famous criminal was eventually brought down by FBI accountants?


A) Ted Bundy

B) Charles Manson

C) Al Capone

D) Timothy McVeigh

 
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News-icon.jpg  Which popular sporting goods company was co-founded by an accountant?


A) Reebok

B) Nike

C) Adidas

D) Champion

 
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