The Black Dollar
Black Entrepreneurship
College Money Management
100

True or False: The majority of spending power by black people in the U.S. goes towards black-owned businesses. 

What is false?

100
True or False? Black people in the U.S. started more businesses during COVID-19 in 2020 than the past two decades? 
What is true?


(Black-owned businesses grew 38% between Feb. 2020 and Aug. 2021.)

100
True or False? in 2021, 42.0% of college students reported having student loans. 

What is true?

200

True or False: In 2019, black people in the U.S. had $1.1 trillion in spending power?

What is true?

200

True or False: 36.1% of all black-owned businesses are owned by women. 

What is true?

200

On what do college students overspend the most? 

What is food/dining out?

300

Which ethnic/racial group has the longest period of dollar circulation in the U.S.?

What is Asian? 

300

Who was the first black female entrepreneur in the U.S.?

Who is Madam C.J. Walker? 

300

True or False? 83.5% of college students reported that they do not receive financial assistance from their parents. 

What is false? 

(83.5% report that they do receive financial assistance from their parents.) 

400

How many hours does the black dollar last in the black community?

What is six hours?

400

Which U.S. state has the highest amount of black-owned businesses? 

What is Maryland?


400

On what do college students overspend the least?

What is insurance?

500

Which state has the wealthiest black county in the country? 

What is Maryland?

(Charles County) 

500

Name two of the five worst states for black entrepreneurship in the U.S. 

What is Utah, South Dakota, Vermont, Alaska, or Montana?

500

What is currently the most expensive college to attend in the U.S.? 

What is Harvey Mudd College?

(Cost of attendance is $77,339 per year.)

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