QUESTION: Four of the five largest money-generating companies in America, according to Forbes, revolve around what apparatus?
ANSWER: The car. Fuel makers Exxon-Mobil, Chevron and ConocoPhillips are in the top five, as is car maker General Motors. Ford is No. 10. As the leading car insurer in the world, with a combined net worth of $75.9 billion, Twin City-based State Farm Insurance is also one of the most successful companies in America at making money, says Forbes.