New ethics code shines a brighter light on how to do the right thing

Multiple-choice questions: In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random questions correctly. If you fail the test, please re-read the article before attempting the questions again

  1. Why is it notoriously difficult to educate professionals in ethics?

  2. Which of these is not one of the Code's five fundamental principles?

  3. Which statement best describes why principle-based standards are important?

  4. What is likely to be the most challenging area of ethics in the years to come?

  5. Which code do many professional bodies base their ethical approaches on?

  6. Which of these was not a concern about the existing code?

  7. Why is artificial intelligence going to pose such a challenge to ethics?

  8. Why were changes made to the safeguarding concept in the existing code?

  9. Why was it important to update the code to cover long associations with audit clients?

  10. Which of these is not a listed change to or update of the Code?