Bookkeeping Ledgers Quiz

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Take the quiz to see if you can remember the basics of bookkeeping ledgers.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Tick the three main ledgers used in double-entry bookkeeping
    • A. 

      The chart of accounts

    • B. 

      General ledger

    • C. 

      Accounts receivable ledger

    • D. 

      Bookkeeping software

    • E. 

      Journals

    • F. 

      Accounts payable ledger

  • 2. 
    What does each page of the general ledger represent?
    • A. 

      A debit account

    • B. 

      A journal entry

    • C. 

      An account from the chart of accounts

  • 3. 
    Where is the information in the general ledger posted from?
    • A. 

      Accounting source documents

    • B. 

      General journal

    • C. 

      Bank account

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Accounts receivable ledgers and accounts payable ledgers are...
    • A. 

      Subsidiary ledgers

    • B. 

      Sub-standard ledgers

    • C. 

      Substantial ledgers

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 6. 
    What standard format is a ledger in?
    • A. 

      O

    • B. 

      H

    • C. 

      T

  • 7. 
    Which side of any ledger do debits go on?
    • A. 

      Left

    • B. 

      Right

    • C. 

      Middle

  • 8. 
    One of the things a ledger is good for is...
    • A. 

      Keeping a running tally of each account

    • B. 

      Producing reports

    • C. 

      Both of the above

  • 9. 
    What is another name for the general ledger?
    • A. 

      Book of numbers

    • B. 

      Book of accounts

    • C. 

      Book of final entry