WONDER #1837: How Much Money Can a Bank Hold?

Question 1 of 3

The minimum amount of money a bank must keep on hand in case depositors wish to withdraw money is known as the what?

  1. reserve requirement
  2. cash flow
  3. savings account
  4. microeconomics

Question 2 of 3

In the United States, the reserve requirement for banks with transaction accounts totaling between $15.2 million and $110.2 million is what?

  1. 100%
  2. 3%
  3. 10%
  4. 50%

Question 3 of 3

The reserve requirement in the United States is set by the Board of Governors of the what?

  1. Federal Entertainment Coalition
  2. White House
  3. Army
  4. Federal Reserve System

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