Discussion question 13-3
"General systems goals" are the most important to the effective operation of an
organization's information system because such goals as cost awareness,
relevant output, simplistic structure, and flexible structure are g
A system that describes its ability to manage and perform under an increased or
expanding workload. A system that measures well will be able to maintain or
even increase its level of performance or effectiveness when tested by gre
Accounting Int. II
1. Report heading- It is the first page of the report. It has the
company name and address, date prepared, and company logo.
2. Page header- It is at the top of each page. It identifies each data
field below it.
3. Group heade
1. Field: A set of characters that describe or define a particular file entity, (ex. the
employee number field in a payroll file).
2. Record: A set of data fields about one file entity, (ex. the set of data fields that
Chapter 1 Homework
American Accounting Association
Activity-Based Costing system
American Institute of Certified Public Accounting
Accounting Information Systems
Sales commission percentage
Unit variable expenses:
Sales commissions (15% of sales price)
Unit contribution margin:
Monthly fixed expenses:
A. Group Code, allowing for Employee work department, name initials and work
station coding for identification.
B. Group Code, because products are coded to reveal more than one facet of their
C. Block Code sy