Financial Accounting

by UMN

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Book Description

This book is intended for an undergraduate or MBA level Financial Accounting course. It covers the standard topics in a standard sequence, utilizing the Socratic method of asking and answering questions.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Financial Accounting ebook for free in PDF format (22.1 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Why Is Financial Accounting Important?
 
Chapter 2
What Should Decision-makers Know So That Good Decisions Can Be Made about an Organization?
 
Chapter 3
In What Form Is Financial Information Actually Delivered to Decision Makers Such as Investors and Creditors?
 
Chapter 4
How Does an Organization Accumulate and Organize the Information Necessary to Prepare Financial Statements?
 
Chapter 5
Why Must Financial Information Be Adjusted Prior to the Production of Financial Statements?
 
Chapter 6
Why Should Decision Makers Trust Financial Statements?
 
Chapter 7
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Receivables?
 
Chapter 8
How Does a Company Gather Information about Its Inventory?
 
Chapter 9
Why Does a Company Need a Cost Flow Assumption in Reporting Inventory?
 
Chapter 10
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Property and Equipment?
 
Chapter 11
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Intangible Assets?
 
Chapter 12
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Equity Investments?
 
Chapter 13
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Current and Contingent Liabilities?
 
Chapter 14
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Noncurrent Liabilities Such as Bonds?
 
Chapter 15
In Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Other Noncurrent Liabilities?
 
Chapter 16
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Shareholders' Equity?
 
Chapter 17
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed by the Statement of Cash Flows?
 
Appendix
Present Value Tables
 

Book Details

Publisher
University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing
Published
2016
Pages
573
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781946135100
ISBN10 Digital
1946135100
PDF Size
22.1 MB
License
CC BY-NC-SA

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