Chapter 8
Reporting and Interpreting
Property, Plant, and Equipment;
Intangibles; and Natural Resources
ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS
1.
Longlived assets are noncurrent assets, which a business retains beyond one
year, not for sale, but for use in the course of n
CHAPTER 1
Operating

The daytoday process of purchasing raw tea and other ingredients from suppliers,
manufacturing beverages, delivering them to customers, collecting cash from customers, and
paying suppliers
Investing

Buying or selling items such a
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FINANCIAL ACOOUNTING
SAMPLE FINAL EXAM QUESTIONS
CHAPTERS 9, 10 & 11 :
True / False Questions
1. A current ratio that is high according to an industry average might mean the company may
have excessive inventory levels or slow movi
Corporate Governance Indices
Sanjai Bhagat and Brian Bolton
sanjai.bhagat@colorado.edu
1
How is good corporate
governance measured?
Recent NYSE and NASDAQ corporate governance listing
requirements:
Board independence.
See SEC ruling NASD and NYSE Rulemaki
Financial Accounting Exam #1 Study Guide
Chapter 1:
Balance Sheet reports the financial position (amount of assets, liabilities, and
stockholders equity) of an accounting entity at a particular point in time.
Assets = Liabilities + Stockholders Equity
Ass
Accounting I Study Guide Final Exam
Chapter 1 The Accounting Equation:
Assets = Liabilities + Owners Equity
Assets = All things owned
Liabilities = All things owed
Owners Equity = Value of claims against assets
Types of Assets:
Cash
Supplies
Accounts Rece
M120 Section 4.1 (Exponential Functions) and Inverse Functions
4.1.1 Exponential Functions
2111 ( Fall 2010)
Refer to your notes from the beginning of the semester on exponential functions e.g.
f (x) = ax
(1) If a > 1, f (x) is an exponential growth funct
Recall:
M120 Homework 1 2111 (Fall 2010)
ax + bx + cx = x(a + b + c)
x + ax + bx + ab = (x + a)(x + b)
(a b) = (b a)
(a + b)2 = a2 + 2ab + b2
(a b)2 = a2 2ab + b2
a2 b2 = (a b)(a + b)
a3 b3 = (a b)(a2 + ab + b2 )
a3 + b3 = (a + b)(a2 ab + b2 )
(a + b)3 =
M120 Sample Exam 1 2111 (Fall 2010)
(1) Solve the following equation for x:
9+
18
1
2
= 2+ 3
x
x
x
(2) Let f (x) = 3 x2 1 and g(x) = 3x3 +1. Find the value of h(2) where
h(x) = g(f (x).
(3) Simplify the following expression as much as you can:
1
2(2x 3) 3
M120 Written Homework 6 (WHW6) due Thurs Oct 14th 2010 (2111  Fall 2010)
(1) An open rectangular box with a square base is to have a volume of 32m3 . Find the
dimensions of the box that will minimize the surface area of the box.
State and solve the dual
Optimization Problems
Math 0120
Sections 3.3, 3.4
1. A farmer has 1440 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular lot and divide it into three equal and
parallel sub lots as indicated. Find the dimensions that will maximize the enclosed area.
State and solv
M120 Sample Exam 3 2111 (Fall 2010)
(1) Assume that the demand equation for yams is given by
D(p) = 5000 10p2
where D(p) is the quantity in pounds of yams and p is the price of a pound of yams.
(a) If the current price of yams is $3 per pound  how many p
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M120 Expanding Powers of Binomial Sums (Fall 2010)
Pascals Triangle
1
11
121
1331
14641
1 5 10 10 5 1
1 6 15 20 15 6 1
1 7 21 35 35 21 7 1
and so on.
The numbers in each line of Pascals Triangle above form the coecients of the terms of (a +
b)1 , (a + b)2
M120 Sample Exam 2 2111 (Fall 2010)
(1) For the function
f (x) = x3 3x2
(1 x 3)
Find f (x) and f (x).
Find the critical points of f (x).
Find any inection points.
Find the values of f at any critical points and at the endpoints. Identify any local
and glo