Effect vs. Affect next time in class
What do Hall and Baldwin have in common?
Both use the:
Metaphor of disease
Narrative style (specific time, place, conflict) examples, evidence, and support
Modes of Discourse written or spoken communica
Chapter Seven: Torts
All forms of civil liability are either:
1. Voluntary assumed, as by contract.
2. Involuntary assumed, as by law.
Tort law involuntarily assumed gives persons relief from civil wrongs or injuries to their person, property, and
Chapter 3: Jurisdiction
The power or authority of a court to hear and decide a given case.
State vs. Federal Court? Which State? (Never a court of appeals court first - can affirm or change ruling if there has not
been an original ruling)
Subject Matter J
Chapter 2: The Accounting Information System
Qualitative Characteristics (subject to Cost Constraint)
Information is relevant if its capable of making a difference in a business
decision by helping users predict future even
Business Statistics: a collection of procedures and techniques used to convert data into meaningful information
in a business
Types of Business Statistics:
Descriptive Statistics: procedures and techniques designed to describe the data
Charts and graphs
Compare and Contrast the European Union and United States Economic Systems
Table of Contents
Purpose of the European Union.4
Type of Economic System.5
Currency and Exchange Rate.9
Risk within each Economic System
Capstone Project: Percentage of Male and Female College Students that Participate in a Sport
The purpose of this study is to determine the percentage of male and female students that
participate in sports at the University of Utah and ho
Revenue Expenses = Net Income
Revenue when earned (cash or credit)
Expenses when incurred (any expense incurred on the business in order to manage the business)
To make company better off: Increase revenue, Decrease e
1. Approximate Question Breakdown:
a. Intro to Law/Procedural Law (Chapters 1 and 3): 4 Questions
1) Difference between Civil and Criminal Law
2) Jurisdiction Questions (2 questions)
3) Stare Decisis
4) Appellate Court Review The purpose o
Week One Notes
What is law?
Rules controlling order in definitive society law is the instrument of social control.
Balances stability and change set and flexible.
Prohibitory forbid acts
Mandatory requires certain acts