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Types of Business and Ownership
can be physically weighed or measured
tasks that people or machines perform
a business that gathers raw products in their natural state
changes raw materials into more finished products
businesses that make finished products out of processed goods
business that moves goods from one business to another
purchases goods from a wholesaler and resells them to the consumer
a business owned by only one person
full responsibility for your company's debts
a business owned by two or more persons who share the risks and rewards
a business owned by many people but treated by law as one person
shares of ownership in your corporation
if the company looses money then the stockholders lose only what they invested