Cryptomania

  1. The basic technology underlying cryptocurrencies is called:
    a. Blockbuster
    b. Blockhead
    c. Blockchain
    d. Jenny From the Block
  2. A fractional share of Bitcoin is called a:
    a. Sashimi
    b. Quasimodo
    c. Matsuyama
    d. Satoshi
  3. The fictional inventor of Bitcoin goes by the nom de guerre:
    a. Hideki Matsui
    b. Satoshi Nakamoto
    c. Naomi Osaka
    d. Yoko Ono
  4. Dogecoin features the face of:
    a. Elon Musk
    b. a Shiba Inu dog
    c. a Medieval leader of Venice
    d. Bernie Madoff
  5. Cryptocurrencies are backed by:
    a. Donald Trump’s personal guarantee
    b. The Federal Reserve
    c. Gold
    d. Nothing
  6. Cryptocurrency transactions are verified, and the blockchain regularly enlarged, to account for new transactions and payments by a process called:
    a. Culling
    b. Spelunking
    c. Reconciliation
    d. Mining
  7. The first and, so far, only country to create its own cryptocurrency is:
    a. Belarus
    b. Ukraine
    c. Uzbekistan
    d. China
  8. The Securities and Exchange Commission regards an initial coin offering (ICO) as a:
    a. Security
    b. Plan to increase the amount of pennies in circulation
    c. Ponzi scheme
    d. Tax on slot machine winnings
  9. Who said: “We have elected to put our money and faith in a mathematical framework that is free of politics and human error?”
    a. Jeff Bezos
    b. Albert Einstein
    c. Tyler Winklevoss
    d. Kenye West

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