Consumer Rights &
n Yesterday’s Quiz Review
n BusinessWeek Article
n A deliberately misleading business practice is called Fraud.
n What are your basic consumer rights?
q The Right to be informed
q The Right to choose
q The Right to safety
q The Right to be heard
q The Right to have problems corrected
q The Right to consumer education
q The Right to service
n Extra Credit – List the grading scale percentage ranges required for an
A, B, C, & D.
q A – 93-100%
q B – 85-92%
q C – 76-84%
q D – 70-75%
Byrnes, Nanette. “Secrets of The
Male Shopper” BusinessWeek.
September 2006. Pg. 44-50, 54
n What type of man are you according to this article
(Metro, Retro, somewhere in between)?
n How do ads aimed toward men affect you guys?
n How does this article relate to what we have been
talking about for the past two weeks (consumer
n How do you guys feel about indulging in “girly”
things (facials, pedicures, manicures, etc.)?
n What do you think of a place like “Roosters?”
n Do you agree/disagree with the picture painted of
teenagers in this article? Why or why not?
q Do you fit that mold?
n What is the difference between a metrosexual and a
retrosexual? (4 points)
n The article gives a name to the person who is in
between a metro and a retro. What is that name?
n The _______ is into products by Adidas, Sony, &
Unilever (3 points)
n Extra Credit – By which week of the semester must
an application for a Withdrew Passing (WP) or
Withdrew Failing (WF) grade be submitted? (1 point)