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Debits are used to record increases in: A. assets. B.

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Debits are used to record increases in:

A. assets.

B. revenue.

C. owner's equity.

D. liabilities.


Question 2 of 20
5.0 Points
Credits are used to record:

A. decreases in assets and owner's equity and increases in liabilities.

B. decreases in assets, liabilities, and owner's equity.

C. decreases in liabilities and increases in assets and owner's equity.

D. increases in liabilities and owner's equity.


Question 3 of 20
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A firm paid cash to apply against a debt. To record this transaction, the accountant would:

A. debit Accounts Receivable and credit Cash.

B. debit Accounts Payable and credit Cash.

C. debit Cash and credit Accounts Payable.

D. credit Cash and credit Accounts Payable.


Question 4 of 20
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When revenue is earned from charge-account sales, the accountant:

A. debits a revenue account and credits the capital account.

B. debits Accounts Receivable and credits a revenue account.

C. debits a revenue account and credits Accounts Receivable.

D. debits Cash and credits a revenue account.


Question 5 of 20
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The account used to record increases in owner's equity from the sale of goods or services is the __________ account.

A. revenue

B. Cash

C. capital

D. drawing


Question 6 of 20
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Which of the following types of accounts normally have debit balances?

A. Assets and revenue

B. Assets, liabilities, and owner's equity

C. Expenses and assets

D. Liabilities and owner's equity


Question 7 of 20
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Which of the following groups contain only accounts that normally have credit balances?

A. Accounts Receivable and Fees Income

B. Salaries Expense and Accounts Payable

C. Fees Income and XXXXX XXXXX, Capital

D. Accounts Payable and Equipment


Question 8 of 20
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If the trial balance totals are not equal, the error may have been caused by a transposition if the difference is divisible by:

A. 2.

B. 7.

C. 9.

D. 5.


Question 9 of 20
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When the trial balance totals are not equal, the error may have been caused by recording a debit as a credit if the difference is divisible by:

A. 2.

B. 7.

C. 9.

D. 5.


Question 10 of 20
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Which of the following increase owner's equity?

A. Expenses

B. Revenue

C. Withdrawals

D. Receiving cash from customers


Question 11 of 20
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If assets are numbered from 100-199, which of the following accounts would not be given a number in the 100 series?

A. Supplies

B. Accounts Payable

C. Prepaid Rent

D. Accounts Receivable


Question 12 of 20
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Which of the following accounts is NOT a permanent account?

A. Cash

B. Accounts Payable

C. Salaries Expense

D. Thomas Bernard, Capital


Question 13 of 20
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The net income or net loss from the income statement is transferred to the:

A. balance sheet.

B. chart of accounts.

C. statement of owner's equity.

D. trial balance.


Question 14 of 20
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The normal balance of an account is the __________ side of the account.

A. increase

B. decrease

C. left

D. right


Question 15 of 20
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When there are several entries to one or both sides of an account, the total of those entries is entered in pencil. This is called:

A. balancing.

B. verifying.

C. totaling.

D. footing.


Question 16 of 20
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If a trial balance is not in balance (the Debit and Credit columns are not equal), a logical first step is to:

A. check each account balance calculation.

B. check each account balance in the general ledger
to the trial balance number.
C. check the addition of each column.

D. divide the difference by either 9 or 2.


Question 17 of 20
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The Net Income amount from the Income Statement is used as a line item on which statement?

A. The profit and loss statement

B. The statement of owner's equity

C. The balance sheet

D. The trial balance


Question 18 of 20
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The ending balance of the capital account appears as a separate line item on what two statements?

A. The trial balance and the income statement

B. The statement of owner's equity and the income statement

C. The statement of owner's equity and the balance sheet

D. The income statement and the balance sheet


Question 19 of 20
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An accounting system that involves recording the effects of each transaction as debits and credits is:

A. completing one T account.

B. the double-entry system.

C. preparing financial statements.

D. analyzing a business transaction.


Question 20 of 20
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Which of the following would cause the Trial Balance to be out of balance?

A. Placing the Capital account balance in the Credit column

B. Placing the Equipment account balance in the Debit column

C. Placing the Rent Expense account balance in the Debit column

D. Placing the Accounts Receivable balance in the Credit column
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