Accounting 201 - Chapter 7 Copy

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Accounting 201 - Chapter 7 copy
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1.  Long-lived tangible assets that are used in the operation of the business are called:
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B.
C.
D.
2.  The only plant asset that does not depreciate is:
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B.
C.
D.
3.  An asset with no physical form, but that has special rights to current and expected future benefits is a(n):
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B.
C.
D.
4.  Costs that would be included with the purchase of a plant asset are:
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B.
C.
D.
5.  Which of the following should be included in the cost of land?
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B.
C.
D.
6.  Which of the following should be included in the cost of land?
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B.
C.
D.
7.  Although located on the land, they are subject to decay and their cost is depreciated. This is the definition of:
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B.
C.
D.
8.  Which of the following should be included in the Machinery account? 
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B.
C.
D.
9.  Morton Corporation purchased equipment for $46,000. Morton also paid $1,200 for freight and insurance while the equipment was in transit. Sales tax amounted to $850. Insurance, taxes and maintenance for the first year of use was $1,000. How much should Morton Corporation capitalize as the cost of the equipment?           
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B.
C.
D.
10.  A company recently purchased a building that it plans to renovate to get ready for use in its operations.  All expenditures to repair and renovate the existing building for its intended use are charged to:
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B.
C.
D.
11.  An expenditure that increases an asset’s capacity or efficiency or extends its useful life is a(n):
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B.
C.
D.
12.  A capital expenditure is:
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B.
C.
D.
13.  Costs that do not extend the asset’s capacity or its useful life, but merely maintain the asset or restore it to working order are recorded as:
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B.
C.
D.
14.  The journal entry to record a major expenditure to upgrade equipment that extends its useful life beyond the original estimate would include a:
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B.
C.
D.
15.  Capital expenditures are not immediately expensed because these items:
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B.
C.
D.
16.  Repairs made to equipment as part of a yearly maintenance project would be recorded in the journal by debiting:
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B.
C.
D.
17.  Which of the following should be included in the cost of equipment?
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B.
C.
D.
18.  The book value of a plant asset is the:
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B.
C.
D.
19.  The process of allocating the cost of a plant asset to expense over its life is:
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B.
C.
D.
20.  The length of service that a business expects to get from an asset as expressed in years, units of output, miles or other measures is the:
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B.
C.
D.
21.  The depreciation process attempts to match the:
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C.
D.
22.  A depreciation method in which an equal amount of depreciation expense is assigned to each year of the asset’s use is the:
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B.
C.
D.
23.  The expected cash value of a plant asset at the end of its useful life is known as:
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B.
C.
D.
24.  For financial reporting purposes, most companies use:
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B.
C.
D.
25.  Using an accelerated depreciation method will cause a profitable company to incur:
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B.
C.
D.
26.  Managers prefer accelerated depreciation over straight-line depreciation for income tax purposes because accelerated depreciation:
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B.
C.
D.
27.  A loss is recorded on the sale of a plant asset when the:
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B.
C.
D.
28.  If an asset is scrapped before being fully depreciated:
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B.
C.
D.
29.  Equipment purchased for $85,000 on January 1, 2010, was sold on July 1, 2013.  The company uses the straight-line method of computing depreciation and recognizes $17,000 of depreciation expense annually.  When recording the sale, the company should record a debit to Accumulated Depreciation for:
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B.
C.
D.
30.  All of the following are classified as natural resources and are depleted EXCEPT for: 
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B.
C.
D.
31.  Accumulated Depletion is a(n):
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B.
C.
D.
32.  The computation of depletion expense is most closely related to which method for computing depreciation?
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B.
C.
D.
33.  Accumulated Depreciation is a(n):
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B.
C.
D.
34.  The journal entry to record depletion would include:
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B.
C.
D.
35.  The entry to record amortization:
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B.
C.
D.
36.  When compared to the other methods of depreciation, the double-declining-balance method of depreciation gives depreciation expense that is:
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B.
C.
D.
37.  Research and development costs incurred by a company should be:
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B.
C.
D.
38.  Land, buildings and equipment are acquired for a lump sum of $875,000. The market values of the three assets are, respectively, $200,000, $500,000 and $300,000. What is the cost assigned to the equipment?
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B.
C.
D.
39.  Land is purchased for $62,500. Back taxes paid by the purchaser were $7,500; total costs to demolish an            existing building were $11,000; fencing costs were $12,500; and lighting costs were $1,500. What is the cost of the land?           
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B.
C.
D.
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