College Accounting A Practical Approach, Chapters 1-26

ISBN-10: 0130911429

ISBN-13: 9780130911421

Edition: 8th 2002

Authors: Jeffrey Slater

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For courses in College Accounting. Backed by Jeffrey Slater's 31+ years of teaching experience, College Accounting returns once again in this updated and improved Eighth Edition. This revision retains the renowned Slater approachpresenting material in small, manageable units followed by immediate feedback, and includes great features (The Continuing Problem and Dunkin' Donuts boxes) and new enhancements: Great software deals with Peachtree Complete Software 8.0 and Simply Accounting 8.0. New Standard Online course. Free Getting Started with QuickBooks, Getting Started with Peachtree, or Getting Started with Simply Accounting books. A robust website with Free Online Study Guide and more!
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List price: $110.00
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 5/23/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 944
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.796
Language: English

Jeff Slater has been teaching 30 years at North Shore Community College. He has acted as a consultant for the office of personnel management in Boston and New York. Jeff tours the country giving speeches on student retention at colleges as well as national conventions.

(Note: All chapters end with a Chapter Review.)
Accounting Concepts and Procedures
Classifying Business Organizations
Definition of Accounting
Difference Between Bookkeeping and Accounting
The Accounting Equation
Assets, Liabilities, and Equities
The Balance Sheet
Points to Remember in Preparing a Balance Sheet
The Accounting Equation Expanded: Revenue, Expenses, and Withdrawals
Expanded Accounting Equation
Preparing Financial Statements
The Income Statement
The Statement of Owner's Equity
The Balance Sheet
Main Elements of the Income Statement, the Statement of Owner's Equity, and the Balance Sheet 21
Dunkin' Donuts: Time to Make the Donuts
Debits and Credits
The T Account
Balancing art Account
Recording Business Transactions: Debits and Credits
T Account Entries for Accounting in the Accounting Equation
The Transaction Analysis: Five Steps
Applying the Transaction Analysis to Cathy Hall's Law Practice
The Trial Balance and Preparation of Financial Statements
The Trial Balance
Preparing Financial Statements
Dunkin Donuts: Time to Put the Debits on the Left . . .
Beginning the Accounting Cycle
Analyzing and Recording Business Transactions into a Journal
of the Accounting Cycle
The General Journal
Posting to the Ledger
of the Accounting Cycle
Preparing the Trial Balance
of the Accounting Cycle
What to Do if a Trial Balance Doesn't Balance
Some Common Mistakes
Making a Correction Before Posting
Making a Correction After Posting
Correcting an Entry Posted to the Wrong Account
The Accounting Cycle Continued
of the Accounting Cycle: Preparing a Worksheet
The Trial Balance Section
The Adjustments Section
The Adjusted Trial Balance Section
The Income Statement Section
The Balance Sheet Section
of the Accounting Cycle: Preparing the Financial Statements from the Worksheet
Preparing the Income Statement
Preparing the Statement of Owner's Equity
Preparing the Balance Sheet
Dunkin' Donuts: "I've Been Working on the Worksheet . . ."
The Accounting Cycle Completed
Journalizing and Posting Adjusting Entries
of the Accounting Cycle
Recording Journal Entries from the Worksheet
Journalizing and Posting Closing Entries
of the Accounting Cycle
How to journalize Closing Entries
Dunkin' Donuts: Closing Time
The Post-Closing Trial Balance
of the Accounting Cycle and the Cycle Reviewed
Preparing a Post Closing Trial Balance
The Accounting Cycle Reviewed
Banking Procedures and Control of Cash
Bank Procedures, Checking Accounts, and Bank Reconciliations
Opening a Checking Account
Check Endorsement
The Checkbook
Monthly Recordkeeping: The Bank's Statement of Account and In-Company Records
The Bank Reconciliation Process
Trends in Banking
The Establishment of Petty Cash and Change Funds
Making Payments from the Petty Cash Fund
How to Replenish the Petty Cash Fund
Setting Up a Change Fund
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