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2012 Biz Quiz

How well do you remember the highlights of the past 12 months? Take our quiz on business news from 2012.
  • Which company agreed to build a new office building on the South Boston waterfront this year?

  • A zoning plan submitted in Cambridge threatens the expansion plans of which biotechnology firm?

  • Which group of 14,000 New England workers avoided a strike with a last-minute contract agreement?

  • Which supermarket sold its leases in 2012 to Whole Foods?

  • Which development firm took control of the long-stalled Filene's redevelopment?

  • Which scion of a famous investment family was elevated, after years of speculation, to the No. 2 job at the firm?

  • Which leading Boston venture capital firm made a killing on the Facebook IPO?

  • How many of the 100 largest public companies in Massachusetts have no women executives or board members?

  • Which tech company did not start in Massachusetts?

  • What collateral did former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling post for loans related to his failed video game company. 38 Studios?

  • True or False: Many restaurants that a Globe investigation last year found serving mislabeled fish did not misrepresent fish for a second consecutive year.

  • Which phrase did Dunkin Donuts recently try to trademark?

  • The state's new medical marijuana law allows for up to how many medical treatment centers in the first year?

  • What utility did NStar merge with this year?

  • Which one is not a real perk Massachusetts tech companies are offering to woo engineers?

  • Which company is buying nearly all the assets of bankrupt A123 Systems?

  • What's the minimum net worth JP Morgan Private bank typically requires for customers?

  • What pizza chain filed for bankruptcy protection after years of financial and labor troubles?

  • Which bank plans to open at least a half dozen "cafes" in the Boston area?

  • Scott Thompson, a Massachusetts native and Stonehill College graduate, quit which tech company following revelations of a bogus computer science degree on his resume?

Dan Schultz, Jesse Nunes/Globe Staff

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