Amazon Trivia Quiz Questions
In 2011, Amazon had how many full-time employees
in the USA?
How many employees did it have by the end of
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
A: Locate a second headquarters in a metropolitan area with at least a million people.
At the end of 2017, Amazon had how many
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
and car parts and visits to restaurants and
A: About a 5 percent share.
The forecast is for Amazon to own what
percentage of the total American online spending
A: 49 percent.
Amazon launched the last-mile delivery program
and ordered how many Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Vans
for the service in September 2018?
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
A: Checkout lines.
Amazon Go was initially opened for whom in
A: Amazon employees.
When did the second Amazon Go store open its
A: In August 2018.
From 2001 until August 2011, Amazon hosted the
retail website for what brick and mortar store?
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?
Reviewers rate the product on a rating scale of
from one to five what?
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,
A: Whether they found a review helpful to them.
Where does a review appear if it is given enough
A: It appears on the front page of the product.