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ACCOUNTING QUESTIONS. MULTIPLE CHOICE

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Multiple Choice, Question 41


The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) requires that all U.S. corporations under the juris-diction of the Securities and Exchange Commission









must file reports with the National Commission on Fraudulent Financial Reporting.










have at least one foreign subsidiary.










maintain an adequate system of internal control.










maintain accounting records of foreign branches and subsidiaries in the local foreign currency.


 


 


 


 


Holliday Company's inventory records show the following data:

































 



Units



 



Unit Cost



Inventory, January 1



 



5,000



 



$9.00   



Purchases:   June 18



 



4,500



 



8.00   



            November 8



 



3,000



 



7.00   




A physical inventory on December 31 shows 2,000 units on hand. Holliday sells the units for $12 each. The company has an effective tax rate of 20%. Holliday uses the periodic inventory method. 
Under the FIFO method, the December 31 inventory is valued at









$15,000.










$18,000.










$14,000.










$14,500.


 



 


 


 



 











Multiple Choice, Question 94


A $100 petty cash fund has cash of $15 and receipts of $80. The journal entry to replenish the account would include a credit to









Cash for $85.










Cash for $80.










Petty Cash for $85.










Cash Over and Short for $5.



 











Multiple Choice, Question 99


Lee Industries had the following inventory transactions occur during 2010:








































 



 



Units



 



Cost/unit



2/1/10



 



Purchase



 



18



 



$45



3/14/10



 



Purchase



 



31



 



$47



5/1/10



 



Purchase



 



22



 



$49




The company sold 51 units at $63 each and has a tax rate of 30%. Assuming that a periodic inventory system is used, what is the company's gross profit using FIFO? (rounded to whole dollars)









$848










$2,365










$772










$2,441


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 57


Wright sells softball equipment. On November 14, they shipped $1,000 worth of softball uniforms to Paola Middle School, terms 2/10, n/30. On November 21, they received an order from Douglas High School for $600 worth of custom printed bats to be produced in December. On November 30, Paola Middle School returned $100 of defective merchandise. Wright has received no payments from either school as of month end. What amount will be recognized as net accounts receivable on the balance sheet as of November 30?









$1,000










$900










$1,600










$1,500


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 54


Two individuals at a retail store work the same cash register. You evaluate this situation as









supporting the establishment of responsibility.










a violation of establishment of responsibility.










supporting internal independent verification.










a violation of segregation of duties.


 



 











Multiple Choice, Question 50


Kershaw Bookstore had 500 units on hand at January 1, costing $18 each. Purchases and sales during the month of January were as follows:










































Date



 



 



Purchases



 



Sales



Jan.



14



 



 



375 @ $28



 



17



 



250 @ $20



 



 



25



 



250 @ $22



 



 



29



 



 



250 @ $32




Kershaw does not maintain perpetual inventory records. According to a physical count, 375 units were on hand at January 31. 

The cost of the inventory at January 31, under the LIFO method is:









$6,750.










$7,750.










$8,000.










$1,000.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 105


A company has an average inventory on hand of $40,000 and the days in inventory is 73 days. What is the cost of goods sold?









$1,460,000










$200,000










$400,000










$2,920,000


 



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 64


An aging of a company's accounts receivable indicates that $9,000 are estimated to be uncollectible. If Allowance for Doubtful Accounts has a $1,100 credit balance, the adjustment to record bad debts for the period will require a









debit to Bad Debts Expense for $7,900.










credit to Allowance for Doubtful Accounts for $9,000.










debit to Bad Debts Expense for $9,000.










debit to Allowance for Doubtful Accounts for $7,900.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 113


The accountant at Reber Company has determined that income before income taxes amounted to $6,750 using the FIFO costing assumption. If the income tax rate is 30% and the amount of income taxes paid would be $225 greater if the LIFO assumption were used, what would be the amount of income before taxes under the LIFO assumption?









$6,975










$7,500










$6,090










$6,525


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 116


Tyler, Inc. had the following bank reconciliation at March 31. 2010:

























Balance per bank statement, 3/31/10



$37,200



Add: Deposit in transit



10,300



47,500



Less: Outstanding checks



12,600



Balance per books, 3/31/10



$34,900




Data per bank for the month of April 2010 follow:














Deposits



$46,700



Disbursements



49,700




All reconciling items at March 31, 2010 cleared the bank in April. Outstanding checks at April 30, 2010 totaled $6,000. There were no deposits in transit at April 30, 2010. What is the cash balance per books at April 30, 2010?









$28,200










$31,900










$34,200










$38,500


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 103


Which of the following is not an advantage of a subsidiary ledger?









Makes possible a division of labor.










Helps locate errors in individual accounts.










Puts greater detail in the general ledger.










Shows transactions affecting one customer or one creditor in a single account.


 



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 78


The use of special journals to record transactions









eliminates the need for a general journal.










should only be used if the volume of transactions is small.










can save time in the posting process.










eliminates the need for a general ledger.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 108


On March 1, 2010, Joe Miles purchased a suit at Calvin's Fine Apparel Store. The suit cost $250 and Joe used his Calvin credit card. Calvin charges 2% per month interest if payment on credit charges is not made within 30 days. On April 30, 2010, Joe had not yet made his payment. What entry should Calvin make on April 30th?



























Accounts Receivable 255 
        Interest Revenue  5
        Sales 250






















Accounts Receivable5 
        Interest Revenue 5






















Uncollectible Account 250 
        Accounts Receivable  250



























Bad Debts Expense 245 
Interest Expense 5 
        Accounts Receivable  250



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 59


A company just starting business made the following four inventory purchases in June:







































June   1



 



150 units



 



$390



June 10



 



200 units



 



585



June 15



 



200 units



 



630



June 28



 



150 units



 



495



 



 



$2,100




A physical count of merchandise inventory on June 30 reveals that there are 200 units on hand. Using the average-cost method, the amount allocated to the ending inventory on June 30 is









$600.










$575.










$2,100.










$1,500.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 54


A sales journal is used to record









credit sales of merchandise, sales returns and allowances, and sales discounts.










only cash sales of merchandise.










sales of all assets on credit and for cash.










only credit sales of merchandise.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 59


Assume the following sales data for a company:


















2011



$945,000



2010



845,000



2009



650,000




If 2009 is the base year, what is the percentage increase in sales from 2009 to 2010?









130%










23%










77%










30%


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 147


Rodgers Company lends Lanier Company $30,000 on April 1, accepting a four-month, 9% interest note. Rodgers Company prepares financial statements on April 30. What adjusting entry should be made before the financial statements can be prepared?






















Notes Receivable30,000 
        Cash 30,000






















Interest Receivable900 
        Interest Revenue 900






















Interest Receivable225 
        Interest Revenue 225






















Cash225 
        Interest Revenue 225



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 75


Walker Clothing Store had a balance in the Accounts Receivable account of $390,000 at the beginning of the year and a balance of $410,000 at the end of the year. Net credit sales during the year amounted to $2,000,000. The average collection period of the receivables in terms of days was









146 days.










73 days.










365 days.










30 days.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 121


If a check correctly written and paid by the bank for $428 is incorrectly recorded on the company's books for $482, the appropriate treatment on the bank reconciliation would be to









deduct $428 from the book's balance.










deduct $54 from the bank's balance.










add $54 to the bank's balance.










add $54 to the book's balance.


 



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 88


The current assets of Kile Company are $150,000. The current liabilities are $100,000. The current ratio expressed as a proportion is









150%.










.67 : 1










1.5 : 1










$150,000 ÷ $100,000.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 48


Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable are examples of









controlling accounts.










subsidiary ledger accounts.










nominal accounts.










both nominal accounts and controlling accounts.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 84


Hahn Company uses the percentage of sales method for recording bad debts expense. For the year, cash sales are $500,000 and credit sales are $2,000,000. Management estimates that 1% is the sales percentage to use. What adjusting entry will Hahn Company make to record the bad debts expense?






















Bad Debts Expense20,000 
        Allowance for Doubtful Accounts 20,000






















Bad Debts Expense20,000 
        Accounts Receivable 20,000






















Bad Debts Expense25,000 
        Accounts Receivable 25,000






















Bad Debts Expense25,000 
        Allowance for Doubtful Accounts 25,000



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 106


A successful grocery store would probably have









a high inventory turnover.










zero profit margin.










a low inventory turnover.










low volume.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 84


Richmond's Wholesale uses a sales journal. An entry in this journal represents a









debit to Sales Discounts; credit to Cash.










debit to Cash; credit to Sales.










debit to Accounts Receivable; credit to Sales.










debit to Accounts Payable; credit to Sales Returns and Allowances.


 



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 133


In the month of November, Coler Company Inc. wrote checks in the amount of $9,250. In December, checks in the amount of $12,658 were written. In November, $8,468 of these checks were presented to the bank for payment, and $10,883 were presented in December. What is the amount of outstanding checks at the end of November?









$782










$2,557










$1,775










$3,550


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 165


On February 1, Platt Company received a $9,000, 10%, four-month note receivable. The cash to be received by Platt Company when the note becomes due is









$300.










$9,000.










$9,900.










$9,300.


 



 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 114


Gold Clothing Store had a balance in the Accounts Receivable account of $820,000 at the beginning of the year and a balance of $880,000 at the end of the year. Net credit sales during the year amounted to $7,650,000. The receivables turnover ratio was









8.7 times.










9.3 times.










9.0 times.










4.5 times.


 



 


 


 











Multiple Choice, Question 124


Widner Company understated its inventory by $10,000 at December 31, 2010. It did not correct the error in 2010 or 2011. As a result, Widner's owner's equity was:









understated at December 31, 2010, and overstated at December 31, 2011.










understated at December 31, 2010, and understated at December 31, 2011.










understated at December 31, 2010, and properly stated at December 31, 2011.










overstated at December 31, 2010, and overstated at December 31, 2011.


 






























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