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10. Since financial decision makers usually obtain accounting information from companies wanting loans or selling stock, this creates a potential ________. A. agency problemB.conflict of interestC. harmonization problemD. expectations gapAccessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: RememberDifficulty: MediumLearning Objective: 01-02 Distinguish auditing from accounting.Topic: 01-05 Agency Theory and Accountability11. The difference between what the public expects of auditors and what auditors can actually deliver is known as ________. Accessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: RememberDifficulty: MediumLearning Objective: 01-02 Distinguish auditing from accounting.Topic: 01-12 Audit Objective and the Auditor's Report12. The risk that financial statements may be materially false and misleading is called ________. Accessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: UnderstandDifficulty: MediumLearning Objective: 01-03 Explain the role of auditing in information risk reduction.Topic: 01-13 A Definition of Auditing Relating to "Risk Reduction"1-5
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Chapter 01 - Introduction to Auditing13. In operational auditing, the auditor studies business operations and makes recommendations about all of the following EXCEPT ________. Accessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: RememberDifficulty: MediumLearning Objective: 01-06 (Appendix 1B) Distinguish alternative theories of the role of auditing in a society.Topic: 01-20 Kinds of Audits and AuditorsTopic: 01-21 International and Operational Auditing14. Auditors on staff in the Office of the Auditor General of Canada (OAG) are considered to be external auditors with respect to the government agencies they audit because the OAG is ________. A.organizationally independentB. the accounting and auditing agency of the Canadian SenateC. funded by private investorsD. guided by standards similar to GAASAccessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: RememberDifficulty: EasyLearning Objective: 01-06 (Appendix 1B) Distinguish alternative theories of the role of auditing in a society.Topic: 01-22 Public Sector (Governmental) Auditing
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