Traditional AIS - Instructions

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ACCT 361: Assignment #1 Traditional AIS Architecture (10 points) General Ledger and Spreadsheets Requirements The purpose of the assignment is to reinforce the traditional accounting cycle lecture and provide practice on the use  (and limit) of spreadsheets in financial reporting.  The objective of the assignment, however, is to understand how  reports are programmed .  That is, only the underlying data changes from period to period, not the reporting function.  An Excel template has been prepared to provide an efficient means of reducing the time and effort involved in  completing spreadsheets, but maintaining the purpose of the assignment.  All formulas have been computed with the  exception of a few formulas described below.  You may want to print this page to use while working on the  spreadsheets.   Retrieve the GL Excel spreadsheet from the course site in the assignments folder. Do  not  work on the file within your  browser.  Save it to your desktop or flash drive.   The template contains four worksheets:
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This note was uploaded on 02/05/2011 for the course ACCOUNTING 361 taught by Professor Anand during the Fall '09 term at George Mason.

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