1. How would you rate your investment knowledge/experience?
2. How old are you currently?
3. When do you plan to start spending the money you've invested/plan to invest?
4. When you do start spending the money you've invested/plan to invest, how much of it will be used for living expenses? 
5. What is your overall long term investment objective?
6. The markets can experience volatility.  When dealing with short term volatility, what is more important to you, minimizing losses or maximizing returns?
7. If the market declined and the value of your investments declined, what would you do?
8. How much of a potential loss in the short term could you handle?
9. I am not willing to wait a long time to recover from a potential loss during a market downturn.
10. In order to achieve my retirement goals, my investments need a high rate of return.