L E G A L I T Y, E T H I C S A N D P O L I T I C S O F T H E
WORLDS BIGGEST FRANCHISE
PROFESSOR JAMES KEENAN
W R I T T E N B Y:
DALE ROACH, VICKIE-CHINEY SMITH,
M AT T H E W D AV I S , G E R A L D K U L P &
MIS600 Project Status Report
MIS600 Team A
Fred Roach, Lashawn Capito, Jeromy Carver, Cassandra Young, & Tsegamlak Bayu
Part One briefly describe what each team member contributed this week.
Part Two Use the matrix below as a scheduli
Vickie Chiney-Smith, Dale Roach, Michael Flores,
Matthew Davis, Gerald Kulp
Wal-Mart is one of the largest companies in the world, spanning from its parent country
Walmart is one of the largest companies in the world, spanning from its origin country of
the United States and taking root in larger countries that some companies have a harder time
grabbing a foothold in
Gottschalk Company sponsors a defined benefit plan for its 100 employees. On January 1, 2014, the company's actuary provided the f
Accumulated other comprehensive loss (PSC)
Pension plan assets (fair value and market-related
The reported net incomes for the first 2 years of Sandra Gustafson Products, Inc., were as follows:
2014, $147,000; 2015, $185,000. Early in 2016, the following errors were discovered.
Depreciation of equipment for 2014 was overstated $17,
Below is the net income of Anita Ferreri Instrument Co., a private corporation, computed under the
three inventory methods using a periodic system.
Joy Cunningham Co. purchased a machine on January 1, 2012, for $550,000. At that time, it was
estimated that the machine would have a 10-year life and no salvage value. On December 31,
2015, the firms accountant found that the entry for depreciation expen
Taveras Co. decides at the beginning of 2014 to adopt the FIFO method of inventory valuation.
Taveras had used the LIFO method for financial reporting since its inception on January 1, 2012,
and had maintained records adequate to apply the FIFO method ret
Kathleen Cole Inc. acquired the following assets in January of 2012.
Equipment, estimated service life, 5 years; salvage value, $15,000
Building, estimated service life, 30 years; no salvage value
The equipment has been depreciated using
Pam Erickson Construction Company changed from the completed-contract to the percentage-ofcompletion method of accounting for long-term construction contracts during 2015. For tax purposes,
the company employs the completed-contract method and will contin
Week 3 Textbook Problems
Anthony True, Mindy Brewer, Renea, Robin Burkman
ACC/421 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
September 5, 2016
P4-4. (Multiple- and Single-Step Income, Retained Earnings)
The following account balances were inclu
Explain how the Tennessee Valley Authority dealt with the problems named in ( c ) above.
The problems were solved by construction of 33 dams along the river course to control floods
Reforestation of the steep hill slopes
Filling in the gullies which ha
(i) Name the major fishing ground marked M.
N-W atlantic fishing grounds
(ii) State two ways by which ocean currents marked X and Y affect
Results to an even distribution of oxygen within water for fish to
When cold ocean currents me
Explain the factors influencing the formation and nature (type) of soil:
The principal factors upon which soil formation and type depend are:
Climate: climate affects the soil type both directly through its weathering effects and also indirectly as a
) Define the term temperature
b) State the factors that influence the solar radiation which reaches the earths
c) Briefly describe how a sunshine recorder works
2.a) i)What is faulting ?
ii) Name three Rift valleys of Eastern A
Give three differences between dairy farming in Kenya
and in Denmark
- Denmark farmers solely depend on fodder while in Kenya farmers depend on
- Milking is highly mechanized in Denmark while in Kenya is more manual/limited
- Have varying types of grass
- Have tall grass
NB/ Any other relevant characteristic) 5 x 1 = 5mks
Climate - Rainfall and temperature
Light for photosynthesis
Winds for transpiration
Relief, - Steepness of an area.
ii) - The underlying rock should be limestone, chalk or dolomite that can dissolve in water.
- High rainfall and higher temperature which accelerate the rate of solution
- A deep water table to make the features conspicuous. If the water table is high, th
Explain the measures the Kenya government is undertaking to improve domestic
Explain three physical factors favouring tourism in Switzerland
SAMPLE PAPER 1
eople are encouraged to use energy saving jikos
The development of wood fuel programmes through afforestration e.g. planting fast growing
trees like the Eucalyptus imported from south Africa
A lot of emphasis is being put on the management of existing f
Land reclamation is the recovery of land regarded as a wasteland and put to use for crop
growing, animal rearing and other use.
land rehabilitation is the process of restoring land to its original state through
reafforestation / use of fertilize
1. i) Revolution is the movement of the earth around the sun on its own axis while
rotation is the movement of the earth on its own axis once in 24 hours.
ii) - Changes in the position of the midday sun
- Varying lengths of day and night
- The four season
Gutenburg discontinuity is the discontinuity between the mantle and the core.
It is named after B. Gutenberg who discovered it in 1 915.
It's a shell consisting of sulphides and oxides
Mohorovicic discontinuity is between the lithosphere (crust) and
Drought/ unfavourable climatic conditions which causes drying up
of pastores/ vegetation, water courses and water holes.
Land use conflicts e.g with pastoralists over pastures, intrusion of
wild animals on farmlands.
Inadequate capital for maintenan
Service Beyond Your Expectation
Frame = 1mk
Labelling = 3mks
Maximum = 4mks.
Can be kept for future use.
Provide a good visual impression.
Several features can be seen a
Describe how South Africa has benefited from Gold mining industry.
Paying of external debts
Foreign exchange earning
Provides employment for many
Led to the development of conurbation
Provides market for secondary industries
Benefits other industries e.g
) (i) Natural causes of forest depletion
Climatic hazard such as drought
Pests and diseases
Over population of wildlife leading to destruction.
(ii) Problems facing forests in Kenya
Forest fire caused by hunters destroy large sections of forests.
b) i) This is the specialised commercial cultivation of cash crops on extensive tracks of
land or estates.
- Soil exhaustion - due to cropping
Unpredictable weather condition can destroy the whole crop
Incase of fire the crop is destroyed and no pro
(d) How does political stability encourage tourism?
Political stability ensures the security of tourists while civil wars
(e) Name two animals which make lake Nakuru a major tourist
Flamingos and Rhinos/Rhinoceros.