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EXERCISE_4_Solutions - EXERCISE 4-2A Sarah was right when she said both students were correct Matt was correct that debits increase account

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Unformatted text preview: EXERCISE 4-2A Sarah was right when she said both students were correct. Matt was correct that debits increase account balances and credits decrease account balances, if he is referring to assets, expenses, or dividends. However, Allison is correct that credits increase account balances and debits decrease account balances if she is referring to liability, common stock or retained earnings accounts. Examples of transactions: 1. Debits increase account balances: Performed services for cash. Cash is debited and this increases the asset account Cash. 2. Credits decrease account balances: Paid cash for operating expenses. Cash is credited and this decreases the asset account Cash. 3. Credits increase account balances: Performed services for cash. Service revenue is credited and this increases the revenue account Service Revenue. 4. Debits decrease account balances: Paid accounts payable. Accounts payable is debited and this decreases the liability account Accounts Payable. 4-35 EXERCISE 4-5A Event Account Debited Account Credited a. Provided services for cash. Cash Service Revenue b. Paid cash for salaries expense. Salaries Expense Cash c. Borrowed cash from a local bank. Cash Notes Payable d. Acquired cash from the issue of common stock. Cash Common Stock e. Provided services on account. Accounts Receivable Service Revenue f. Purchased supplies for cash. Supplies Cash g. Purchased equipment for cash. Equipment Cash h. Recorded accrued salaries at the end of the accounting period. Salaries Expense Salaries Payable EXERCISE 4-10A General Journal Date Account Titles Debit Credit a. Cash 8,000 Unearned Revenue 8,000 b. Supplies 1,200 Cash 1,200 c. Accounts Receivable 25,000 Service Revenue 25,000 4-36 d. Equipment 42,000 Cash 8,000 Notes Payable 34,000 e. Repairs Expense 1,200 Accounts Payable 1,200 f. Cash 18,000 Land 15,000 Gain on Sale of Land 3,000 g. Cash 19,000 Accounts Receivable 19,000 h. Accounts Payable 900 Cash 900 i. Prepaid Insurance 4,800 Cash 4,800 j. Interest Expense 1,400 Interest Payable 1,400 k. Depreciation Expense 5,000 Accumulated Depreciation 5,000 l. Insurance Expense 3,600 Prepaid Insurance 3,600 4-37 EXERCISE 4-11A Chang Company Trial Balance...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ACCT 101 taught by Professor Jankiewics during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.

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EXERCISE_4_Solutions - EXERCISE 4-2A Sarah was right when she said both students were correct Matt was correct that debits increase account

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