College Accounting

College Accounting : A Practical Approach Chapters 1-15 with Study Guide and Working Papers

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This text/workbook is part of the Slater, College Accounting, 8/e package. Backed by Jeffrey Slater's 31+ years' teaching experience, College Accounting returns once again in this updated and improved Eighth Edition. This revision retains the renowned Slater approach-presenting material in small, manageable units followed by immediate feedback and includes great features ( The Continuing Problem and Dunkin' Donuts boxes) and new enhancements: new computerized accounting workshops with Peachtree, new Chapter opening boxes, free on-line study guide, new on-line course, and new technology supplements. Slater is the ONLY college accounting text to cover perpetual inventory
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  • Paperback | 1136 pages
  • 207.3 x 276.4 x 45.7mm | 2,263.45g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 8th edition
  • 0130911305
  • 9780130911308

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What's New in the 8th Edition? NEW! Perpetual Inventory and Special Journals: Slater is the only text that covers perpetual inventory as "well as periodic." The Eighth Edition has added an appendix to Chapter 9 that provides an introduction to merchandising through general journals for a perpetual inventory system instead of special journals. The 2002 edition completes the merchandise cycle by Chapter 13 and then provides the OPTION to cover perpetual inventory for a merchandise company in the Appendices. NEW! Slater e-Notes: Once a month, Jeff Slater will e-mail messages to interested adopting faculty providing teaching tips, including how to integrate the latest technology into the college accounting classroom. NEW! Web Site: The new Slater Web site at provides a rich assortment of technology resources, including: FREE Online Study Guide with three Quizzes per chapter, "Hints" available for each question, immediate feedback and scoring, and e-mail capability. FREE Faculty Downloads (ISM, PPTs, Excel solutions to Peachtree problems). FREE Practice Quizzes (written by Jeff Slater); these are separate from the quizzes on the Companion Web site Study Guide. NEW! Software Deals with Peachtree and Simply Accounting Peachtree Complete Accounting Software Release 8.0-- a $200.00 value-- may be shrink-wrapped with new copies of any Slater text for a nominal charge. Simply Accounting 8.0 Software may be shrink-wrapped with new copies of any Slater text for a nominal charge. NEW! FREE "Getting Started Series" of Modules on Peachtree, QuickBooks 2001 andSimply Accounting Package your choice of these free 70-page manuals with new student copies of Slater! NEW! Computer Workshops with Peachtree Complete Accounting Slater's "College Accounting," Eighth Edition Computer Workshops follow Chapters 3-5, 8, 10, 13, and 16 to show students how to set up the manual procedures covered in the text in a computerized format. NEW! On-Line Course available in WebCT, Blackboard, and CourseCompass!
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Table of contents

1. Accounting Concepts and Procedures. 2. Debits and Credits. 3. Beginning the Accounting Cycle. 4. The Accounting Cycle Continued. 5. The Accounting Cycle Completed. 6. Banking Procedures and Control of Cash. 7. Payroll Concepts and Procedures. 8. The Employer's Tax Responsibilities. 9. Special Journals: Sales and Cash Receipts. NOTE: New Appendix: Introduction to a Merchandise Company Using a General Journal for a Perpetual Inventory System. 10. Special Journals: Purchases and Cash Payments. NOTE: New Appendix: What Special Journals Would Look Like in a Perpetual Accounting System. 11. The Combined Journal. 12. Preparing a Worksheet for a Merchandise Company. NOTE: New Appendix: What Worksheets Would Look Like in a Perpetual Inventory System. 13. Completion of the Accounting Cycle for a Merchandise Company. 14. Accounting for Bad Debts. 15. Notes Receivable and Notes Payable. Appendix A. How Companies Record Credit Card Sales in Their Special Journals. Appendix B. Computerized Accounting. Index.
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