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Amazon Trivia Quiz Questions

In 2011, Amazon had how many full-time employees in the USA?
A: 30,000.

How many employees did it have by the end of 2016?
A: 180,000.

In June 2017, Amazon announced that it would acquire what supermarket chain?
A: Whole Foods.

How many stores did Whole Foods have?
A: Over 400 stores.

How much did Amazon pay for Whole Foods?
A: $13.4 billion.

The acquisition was seen by media experts as a move to do what?
A: Challenge Walmart's supremacy as a brick and mortar retailer.

In September 2017, Amazon announced plans to do what?
A: Locate a second headquarters in a metropolitan area with at least a million people.

 

At the end of 2017, Amazon had how many employees worldwide?
A: Over 566,000.

According to an August 8, 2018 story in Bloomberg Businessweek, Amazon has what percent share of U.S. retail spending (excluding cars and car parts and visits to restaurants and bars)?
A: About a 5 percent share.

The forecast is for Amazon to own what percentage of the total American online spending in 2018?
A: 49 percent.

Amazon launched the last-mile delivery program and ordered how many Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Vans for the service in September 2018?
A: 20,000.

On January 22, 2018, what was opened to the general public in Seattle?
A: Amazon Go, a store that uses cameras and sensors to detect items that a shopper removes from the shelves and automatically charges the customer’s Amazon account.

In order to enter the store, what do the Customers have to have?
A: They are required to have an Amazon Go app installed on their smartphone and a linked Amazon account.

The technology is meant to eliminate the need for what?
A: Checkout lines.

 

Amazon Go was initially opened for whom in December 2016?
A: Amazon employees.

When did the second Amazon Go store open its doors?
A: In August 2018.

From 2001 until August 2011, Amazon hosted the retail website for what brick and mortar store?
A: Target.

On October 18, 2011, Amazon.com announced a partnership with whom for the exclusive digital rights to what popular comics?
A: DC Comics.

In November 2013, Amazon.com announced a partnership with the United States Postal Service to do what?
A: To begin delivering orders on Sundays.

In June 2017, Nike confirmed what with Amazon?
A: A partnership, stating it to be in an initial phase where they'll be selling goods on Amazon.

As of October 11, 2017, AmazonFresh sells a range of Booths branded products for what?
A: Home delivery in selected areas.

 

How many subsidiaries does Amazon own?
A: Over 40 subsidiaries, including Zappos, Shopbop, Diapers.com, Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics), Audible, Goodreads, Teachstreet and IMDb.

The domain amazon.com attracted how many visitors annually by 2008?
A: At least 615 million.

Amazon attracts how many customers to its US website per month by the start of 2016?
A: Over 130 million.

Results generated by Amazon's search engine are partly determined by what?
A: Promotional fees.

Amazon allows users to submit “what" to the web page of each product?
A: Reviews.

Reviewers rate the product on a rating scale of from one to five what?
A: Stars.

Amazon provides a badging option for reviewers that indicate what?
A: The real name of the reviewer or that the reviewer is one of the top reviewers by popularity.

Customers may comment or vote on the reviews, indicating what?
A: Whether they found a review helpful to them.

Where does a review appear if it is given enough "helpful" hits?
A: It appears on the front page of the product.

 
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