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. COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATION A (CHAPTERS 1 - 5) Approximate Problem Topic Points Minutes A - I Multiple Choice. ............................................. 20 10 A - II Matching . ....................................................... 10 8 A - III Adjusting Entries . .......................................... 15 20 A - IV Closing Entries . ............................................. 10 10 A - V Journal Entries. .............................................. 18 12 A - VI Multiple-Step Income Statement. .................. 15 10 A - VII Correcting Entries. ......................................... 12 15 100 85 Checking Work . ............................................. 5 90
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Test Bank for Financial Accounting, Fifth Edition Problem A - I — Multiple Choice (20 points) Circle the one best answer. 1. A private organization which establishes broad accounting principles as well as specific accounting rules is the a. Securities and Exchange Commission. b. Internal Revenue Service. c. Financial Accounting Standards Board. d. Corporate Board of Directors. 2. Taco Hut pays the current month’s rent, $600. This transaction a. increases revenues by $600. b. increases assets by $600. c. decreases liabilities by $600. d. decreases stockholders’ equity by $600. 3. A corporation with total stockholders’ equity of $85,000 paid a $5,000 business debt. As a result of this transaction, total stockholders’ equity a. did not change. b. increased by $5,000. c. decreased by $5,000. d. increased to $90,000. 4. The right side of an account is always a. the debit side. b. the credit side. c. the balance of that account. d. carried forward to the next accounting period. 5. Posting is the process of a. preparing a chart of accounts. b. adding a column of figures. c. transferring journal entries to ledger accounts. d. recording entries in a journal. 6. Warton Company depreciates its equipment at the rate of $500 per month. The January 31 entry to record depreciation expense would include a. a debit to Equipment for $500. b. a credit to Retained Earnings for $500. c. a credit to Accumulated Depreciation for $500. d. a credit to Depreciation Expense for $500. 7. Logan Company debited Prepaid Insurance for $960 on July 1, 2005 for a one-year fire insurance policy. If the company prepares monthly financial statements, failure to make an adjusting entry on July 31 for the amount of insurance that has expired would cause a. assets to be overstated by $960 and expenses to be understated by $960. b. expenses to be overstated by $80 and assets to be understated by $80. c. assets to be overstated by $80 and expenses to be understated by $80. d. expenses to be overstated by $960 and assets to be understated by $960. A- 2
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Comprehensive Examination A 8. Which one of the following accounts is not closed at the end of an accounting period?
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