Acca Study Text: Level 1 Paper 1.5 - Business Mathematics and Information Technology (5/90)

Acca Study Text: Level 1 Paper 1.5 - Business Mathematics and Information Technology (5/90)

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One of a series of regularly updated Study Texts providing coverage of the examinations of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA), this workbook covers the entire syllabus and includes numerous questions from past examinations with full suggested solutions. The text includes a study guide and has been fully revised to meet the requirements of the 1988 course. A companion Practice and Revision Kit (principally comprising arranged series of questions and solutions) is also available.
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  • Paperback | 560 pages
  • 205 x 290mm
  • BPP Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 0862774179
  • 9780862774172

Table of contents

Syllabus and study guide. Part 1 Mathematical techniques: mathematical notation of algebra; differential calculus and integral calculus; simple economic order quantity. Part 2 Financial mathematics: calculation of simple and compound interest; calculation of discounts; depreciation and amortisation. Part 3 Presentation and summarization of data, probability: collection of data and methods of sampling; presentation of data - tables and frequency distributions; presentation of data - charts and histograms; presentation of data - graphs; probability; averages; dispersion; index numbers. Part 4 Information technology: functions and applications of the electronic office; hardware systems; communication systems; local area networks (LANs); basic principles of systems modelling; construction of files on magnetic tape and disk; software and software design; computer languages; security and controls; design of simple business systems.
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