Financial Accounting Ch 6

Full Disclosure Principle – In the preparation of financial statements, the accountant should include sufficient information to permit the knowledgeable reader to make an informed judgment about the financial condition of the company in question.
bad debt expense on income statement – under operating expenses
Closing temporary accounts – the acronym REID is used when
What is the overall money earned by a company called? – Gross Pay
Control over Cash Receipts /Cash sales – use cash register tape, cash counted by someone other than the person who collected it, always have 2 people present when cash is collected and counted
Face Value – The principal amount of the bond as stated on the bond certificate. This is also referred to as the Par Value.
Source Document – A business paper from which information is obtained for a journal entry
Quick Ratio Formula – Ratio suggests good liquidity.

Quick Ratio = Quick Assets / Current Liabilities

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Receipt – a form that serves as a record of cash received.
Purchases return – credit allowed for the purchase price of returned merchandise, resulting in a decrease in the customer's accounts payable
To set realistic selling prices:
a. all costs should be allocated to products
b. costs should only be allocated when there is a strong cause-and-effect relationship
c. only unit-level costs and batch-level costs should be allocated
d. only unit-level costs should be allocated – a. all costs should be allocated to products
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Enhancing qualitative characteristics – enhance the usefulness of the information that is relevant and faithfully represented
Double Entry Acounting – The recording of debit and credit parts of a transaction
ethics – the principles of right and wrong that guide an individual in making decisions.
check – a business paper from which information is obtained for a journal entry.

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