WONDER #1120: How Does a Nonprofit Work?

Question 1 of 3

For profit companies use this calculation to determine profits.

  1. Total Earnings, Plus Costs
  2. Total Earnings, Minus Costs
  3. Total Earnings, Times Costs
  4. Total Earnings, Divided by Costs

Question 2 of 3

Which term best represents a business or organization that does not solely exist to earn a profit?

  1. partnership
  2. corporation
  3. nonprofit organization
  4. commercial organization

Question 3 of 3

Nonprofits often have what kind of mission?

  1. philanthropic
  2. profit-driven
  3. psychological
  4. industrial

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