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The Bear Market Quiz

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There are few things scarier to an investor than bear markets. But they are a fact of life when it comes to both stocks and physics—what goes up must come down. The good news is that the long-term trend of stocks is upward, so patient long-term investors (and you shouldn’t be anything else if you invest in stocks) can usually wait a bear market out, as long as they’re diversified in accordance with their age, stage in life and tolerance for risk. Test your knowledge of the darker side of stocks with our eight-question quiz.
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