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T F 1          A company's calendar year and fiscal year are always the same.
 T F           2. Adjusting entries are not necessary if the trial balance debit and credit columns

               balances are equal.

Use the following to answer questions 3-4:

Sheepskin Company had the following transactions during 2008.

·     Sales of $4,500 on account

·     Collected $2,000 for services to be performed in 2009

·     Paid $625 cash in salaries

·     Purchased airline tickets for $250 in December for a trip to take place in 2009

 3.            What is Sheepskin's 2008 net income using accrual accounting?

               A) $3,875    B) $5,875    C) $5,625   D) $3,625

 4.            What is Sheepskin's 2008 net income using cash basis accounting?

               A) $5,875    B) $1,375    C) $5,625   D) $1,125
5.   An adjusting entry

     A) affects two balance sheet accounts.

     B) affects two income statement accounts.

     C) affects a balance sheet account and an income statement account.

     D) is always a compound entry.

6.   Straight line depreciation expense for a year is computed by taking the

     A) original cost of an asset – accumulated depreciation.

     B) depreciable cost ¸ depreciation rate.

     C) depreciable cost ¸ number of years of useful life.

     D) market value of the asset ¸ useful life.

7.   If business pays rent in advance and debits a Prepaid Rent account, the company

     receiving the rent payment will credit

     A) cash.   B) prepaid rent.   C) unearned rent revenue.    D) accrued rent revenue.
8.    On January 1, 2007, P.T. Oracle Company purchased a computer system for

      $3,240. The company expects to use the system for 3 years. The asset has no

      salvage value. The book value of the system at December 31, 2008 is

      A) $0.   B) $1,080.   C) $2,160.   D) $3,240.

9.    Carter Guitar Company borrowed $12,000 from the bank signing a 9%, 3-month

      note on September 1. Principal and interest are payable to the bank on December 1.

      If the company prepares monthly financial statements, the adjusting entry that the

      company should make for interest on September 30, would be

      A) Debit Interest Expense, $1,080; Credit Interest Payable, $1,080.

      B) Debit Interest Expense, $90; Credit Interest Payable, $90.

      C) Debit Note Payable, $1,080; Credit Cash, $1,080.

      D) Debit Cash, $270; Credit Interest Payable, $270.

10.   Can financial statements be prepared directly from the adjusted trial balance?
            A) They cannot. The general ledger must be used.

            B) Yes, adjusting entries have been recorded in the general journal and posted to

                 the ledger accounts.

            C) No, the adjusted trial balance merely proves the equality of the total debit and

                 total credit balances in the ledger after adjustments are posted. It has no other


            D) They can because that is the only reason that an adjusted trial balance is


Use the following to answer questions 11-13:

Financial information is presented below:

   Operating Expenses                   $ 45,000

   Sales Returns and Allowances         13,000

   Sales Discounts                      6,000

   Sales                                160,000

   Cost of Goods Sold                   77,000

11.         The amount of net sales on the income statement would be
            A) $154,000.    B) $141,000.     C) $160,000.    D) $166,000.

12.         Gross profit would be

            A) $77,000.    B) $70,000.     C) $64,000.   D) $83,000.

13.         The gross profit rate would be

            A) .454.   B) .546.   C) .500.   D) .538.

14.         A recommended internal control procedure for taking physical inventories is that

            the counting should be done by employees who do not have custodial responsibility

            for the inventory. This is an example of what type of internal control procedure?

            A) Establishment of responsibility           C) Independent internal verification

            B) Documentation procedure                   D) Segregation of duties

Use the following to answer questions 15-17:
A company just starting business made the following four inventory purchases in June:

June 1                    150 units     $ 390

June 10                   200 units     585

June 15                   200 units     630

June 28                   150 units     495


A physical count of merchandise inventory on June 30 reveals that there are 200 units on hand.

15.            Using the LIFO inventory method, the value of the ending inventory on June 30 is

               A) $536.    B) $653.     C) $1,447.    D) $1,564.

16.            Using the FIFO inventory method, the amount allocated to cost of goods sold for

               June is

               A) $653.    B) $1,272.    C) $1,447.    D) $1,564.

17.            Using the average-cost method, the amount allocated to the ending inventory on
             June 30 is

             A) $2,100.    B) $1,500.    C) $575.    D) $600.

18.          Euler Company made an inventory count on December 31, 2008. During the count,

             one of the clerks made the error of counting an inventory item twice. For the

             balance sheet at December 31, 2008, the effects of this error are

A) Assets overstated, liabilities understated, equity overstated

B) Assets understated, liabilities – no effect, equity understated

C) Assets overstated, liabilities – no effect, equity overstated

D) Assets overstated, liabilities overstated, equity understated

T F          19.The three primary accounting problems with accounts receivable are: (1)

             recognizing, (2) depreciating, and (3) disposing.

T F          20.The percentage of sales basis for estimating uncollectible accounts always
      results in more Bad Debts Expense being recognized than the percentage of

      receivables basis.

21.   A debit balance in the Allowance for Doubtful Accounts

      A) is the normal balance for that account.

      B) indicates that actual bad debt write-offs have exceeded previous provisions for

          bad debts.

      C) indicates that actual bad debt write-offs have been less than what was


      D) cannot occur if the percentage of sales method of estimating bad debts is used.

22.   Bad Debts Expense is considered

      A) an avoidable cost in doing business on a credit basis.

      B) an internal control weakness.

      C) a necessary risk of doing business on a credit basis.

      D) avoidable unless there is a recession.
23.   The method of accounting for uncollectible accounts that results in a better

      matching of expenses with revenues is the

      A) aging accounts receivable method.        C) percentage of receivables method.

      B) direct write-off method.                 D) percentage of sales method.

24.   Long Company uses the percentage of sales method for recording bad debts

      expense. For the year, cash sales are $500,000 and credit sales are $2,000,000.

      Management estimates that 1% is the sales percentage to use. What adjusting entry

      will Long Company make to record the bad debts expense?

      a.   Bad Debts Expense                            25,000

                Allowance for Doubtful Accounts                     25,000

      b.   Bad Debts Expense                            20,000

                Allowance for Doubtful Accounts                     20,000

      c.   Bad Debts Expense                            20,000

                Accounts Receivable                                 20,000

      d.   Bad Debts Expense                            25,000
                Accounts Receivable                                  25,000

25.   In reviewing the accounts receivable, the cash realizable value is $16,000 before

      the write-off of a $1,500 account. What is the cash realizable value after the write-


      A) $16,000    B) $1,500      C) $17,500   D) $14,500

26.   The maturity value of a $90,000, 10%, 60-day note receivable dated July 3 is

      A) $90,000.    B) $99,000.     C) $105,000.   D) $91,500.

T F   27.The Accumulated Depreciation account represents a cash fund available to

      replace plant assets.
T F          28. The IRS does not require the taxpayer to use the same depreciation method on

             the tax return that is used in preparing financial statements.

T F          29. Research and development costs which result in a successful product which is

             patentable are charged to the Patent account.

T F          30. When an asset is purchased during the year, it is not necessary to record

             depreciation expense in the first year under the declining-balance depreciation


Use the following to answer questions 31-32:

Grey Company purchased a new van for floral deliveries on January 1, 2008. The van cost

$36,000 with an estimated life of 5 years and $9,000 salvage value at the end of its useful life.

The double-declining-balance method of depreciation will be used.
31.   What is the depreciation expense for 2008?

      A) $7,200   B) $5,400    C) $10,800    D) $14,400

32.   What is the balance of the Accumulated Depreciation account at the end of 2009?

      A) $5,760   B) $17,280    C) $23,040    D) $8,640

33.   A company sells a plant asset which originally cost $180,000 for $60,000 on

      December 31, 2008. The Accumulated Depreciation account had a balance of

      $72,000 after the current year's depreciation of $18,000 had been recorded. The

      company should recognize a

      A) $120,000 loss on disposal.             C) $48,000 loss on disposal.

      B) $48,000 gain on disposal.              D) $30,000 loss on disposal.

34.   On July 1, 2008, Meed Kennels sells equipment for $66,000. The equipment

      originally cost $180,000, had an estimated 5-year life and an expected salvage

      value of $30,000. The accumulated depreciation account had a balance of $105,000
      on January 1, 2008, using the straight-line method. The gain or loss on disposal is

      A) $9,000 gain.   B) $6,000 loss.   C) $9,000 loss.   D) $6,000 gain.

35.   Jarman's Courier Service recorded a loss of $3,000 when it sold a van that

      originally cost $28,000 for $5,000. Accumulated depreciation on the van must have


      A) $26,000.   B) $8,000.    C) $25,000.   D) $20,000.

T F   36. Metropolitan Symphony sells 200 season tickets for $60,000 that includes a

      five concert season. The amount of Unearned Ticket Revenue after the second

      concert is $24,000.

T F   37. Each bondholder may vote for the board of directors in proportion to the

      number of bonds held.
T F         38. Bond interest paid by a corporation is an expense, whereas dividends paid are

            not an expense of the corporation.

T F         39. If bonds are issued at a premium, the carrying value of the bonds will be greater

            than the face value of the bonds for all periods prior to the bond maturity date.

T F         40. The carrying value of bonds at maturity should be equal to the face value of the


Use the following to answer questions 41-42:

Coffey County Bank agrees to lend Adcock Brick Company $200,000 on January 1. Adcock

Brick Company signs a $200,000, 8%, 9-month note.

41.         What is the adjusting entry required if Adcock Brick Company prepares financial

            statements on June 30?
      A) Interest Expense ……..       8,000

              Interest Payable …..           8,000

      B)    Interest Expense …….     8,000

               Cash ……………..                   8,000

      C) Interest Payable ……….       8,000

               Cash ………………                      8,000

      D) Interest Payable ……….       8,000

               Interest Expense              8,000

42.   What entry will Adcock Brick Company make to pay off the note and interest at

      maturity assuming that interest has been accrued to September 30?

      A) Notes Payable ……………. 212,000

                  Cash …………….                        212,000

      B) Notes Payable ……………. 200,000

           Interest Payable ……………      12,000
                  Cash ……………..                       212,000

      C) Interest Expense ….………          12,000

         Notes Payable …………….            200,000

                  Cash ……………..                       212,000

      D) Interest Payable ……………. 8,000

         Notes Payable ……………… 200,000

         Interest Expense ………….…           4,000

                 Cash ………………..                       212,000

43.   Gomez Corporation issues 1,000, 10-year, 8%, $1,000 bonds dated January 1,

      2008, at 98. The journal entry to record the issuance will show a

      A) debit to Cash of $1,000,000.

      B) credit to Discount on Bonds Payable for $20,000.

      C) credit to Bonds Payable for $980,000.

      D) debit to Cash for $980,000.

44.   The market interest rate is often called the
            A) stated rate.   B) effective rate.   C) coupon rate.   D) contractual rate.

45: Golden Company received proceeds of $94,250 on 10-year, 8% bonds issued on January 1,

2007. The bonds had a face value of $100,000, pay interest semi-annually on June 30 and

December 31, and have a call price of 101. Golden uses the straight-line method of amortization.

What is the amount of interest Golden must pay the bondholders in 2007?

            A) $7,540    B) $8,000     C) $8,575    D) $7,425

T F         46. The acquisition of treasury stock by a corporation increases total assets and

            total stockholders' equity.

47.         Which of the following would not be true of a privately held corporation?

            A) It is sometimes called a closely held corporation.

            B) Its shares are regularly traded on the New York Stock Exchange.

            C) It does not offer its shares for sale to the general public.

            D) It is usually smaller than a publicly held company.
48.   Ed Stone has invested $400,000 in a privately held family corporation. The

      corporation does not do well and must declare bankruptcy. What amount does

      Stone stand to lose?

      A) Up to his total investment of $400,000.

      B) Zero.

      C) The $400,000 plus any personal assets the creditors demand.

      D) $200,000.

49.   What is ordinarily the first step in the formation of a corporation?

      A) Development of by-laws for the corporation

      B) Issuance of the corporate charter

      C) Application for incorporation to the appropriate Secretary of State

      D) Registration with the SEC

50.   The effect of the declaration of a cash dividend by the board of directors is to
a.    Increase Stockholder’s Equity …… Decrease Assets

b.    Increase Assets …………………… Decrease Liabilities

c.    Increase Liabilities ……………….. Decrease Stockholders’ Equity

d.    Increase Liabilities ……………….. Decrease Assets

T F         51. The use of cash to purchase highly liquid short-term investments (cash

            equivalents) would be reported on the statement of cash flows as an investing


52.         If a company reports a net loss, it

            A) may still have a net increase in cash.

            B) will not be able to pay cash dividends.

            C) will not be able to get a loan.

            D) will not be able to make capital expenditures.

53: Joy Elle's Vegetable Market had the following transactions during 2008:

1. Issued $25,000 of par value common stock for cash.

2. Repaid a 6 year note payable in the amount of $11,000.
3. Acquired land by issuing common stock of par value $50,000.

4. Declared and paid a cash dividend of $1,000.

5. Sold a long-term investment (cost $3,000) for cash of $3,000.

6. Acquired an investment in IBM stock for cash of $6,000.

   What is the net cash provided by financing activities?

            A) $13,000    B) $25,000    C) $14,000    D) $9,000

54.         Flynn Company reported a net loss of $20,000 for the year ended December 31,

            2008. During the year, accounts receivable decreased $10,000, merchandise

            inventory increased $16,000, accounts payable increased by $20,000 and

            depreciation expense of $10,000 was recorded. During 2008, operating activities

            A) used net cash of $4,000.                C) provided net cash of $4,000.

            B) used net cash of $16,000.               D) provided net cash of $16,000.

55.         In the Freyfogle Company, land decreased $60,000 because of a cash sale for

            $60,000, the equipment account increased $20,000 as a result of a cash purchase,
and Bonds Payable increased $70,000 from an issuance for cash at face value. The

net cash provided by investing activities is

A) $60,000.    B) $110,000.    C) $40,000.     D) $50,000.

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