Transparency Ethics

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This test has 12 questions.

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1. Illegal commissions are called ___.

  a. kickbacks

  b. kindness

  c. canker

  d. help


2. Corruption is a(n) __________ of power.

  a. use

  b. tool

  c. abuse

  d. limit


3. Some corruption benefits are ___.

  a. protection

  b. promotion

  c. favors

  d. all 3


4. Bribery is ___.

  a. illegal

  b. immoral

  c. unethical

  d. all 3


5. Petty corruption usually influences ___.

  a. time

  b. space

  c. laws

  d. books


6. Gifts include expensive _____________.

  a. dinners

  b. vacations

  c. travel

  d. all 3


7. Big corruption usually deals with increased _________.

  a. price tags

  b. service

  c. quality

  d. amounts


8. Corruption fosters ________.

  a. democracy

  b. authoritarianism

  c. peace

  d. war


9. Corruption makes the difference in power of individuals ___.

  a. larger

  b. smaller

  c. of no effect


10. Any abuse of power is ___.

  a. immoral

  b. evil

  c. unethical

  d. all 3


11. Speed-up payments are usually __c_ corruption.

  a. petty

  b. big

  c. no

  d. full


12. Corruption is fostered by lack of ___.

  a. transparency

  b. free press

  c. limits

  d. all 3