Trivia Quiz: Can You Pass This Basic Cashier Test?

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Cashier Quizzes & Trivia

A cashier is a person who manages and keeps a record of money transactions in a cash register or computer. An expert cashier always possesses in-depth knowledge of accounting, business, and bank work. In every organization, you can find the cashier playing an essential role in disbursing and receiving payments of employees. This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about the basic accounting terms and principles. Please answer the questions below to the best of your experience. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What three pieces of information should the cashier have when hanging up with a customer who had just placed a carry-out order?
    • A. 

      Name, phone number and pick up time

    • B. 

      Name, age, occupation

    • C. 

      Name, DOB, car make and model

  • 2. 
    A cash book is used to:
    • A. 

      Compute the profit or loss of a business

    • B. 

      Record receipts and payments of cash

    • C. 

      Record only receipts of cash

    • D. 

      Record only payments of cash

  • 3. 
    Which of the following cannot be treated as cash?
    • A. 

      Coins

    • B. 

      Money orders

    • C. 

      Checks

    • D. 

      Special investments

  • 4. 
    A cash book works as:
    • A. 

      A book of original entry

    • B. 

      A ledger account

    • C. 

      A book of original entry as well as a ledger account

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the following cash books is the most identical to a tradition cash account?
    • A. 

      Single column cash book

    • B. 

      Double column cash book

    • C. 

      Three column cash book

    • D. 

      Petty cash book

  • 6. 
    The credit side of a cash book is also known as:
    • A. 

      The receipt side

    • B. 

      The profit side

    • C. 

      The payment side

    • D. 

      The loss side

  • 7. 
    Which of the following columns of a three column cash book is not balanced?
    • A. 

      Cash column

    • B. 

      Bank column

    • C. 

      Discount column

    • D. 

      All of the above columns are balanced

  • 8. 
    A contra entry is always:
    • A. 

      Recorded on debit side of cash book

    • B. 

      Recorded on credit side of cash book

    • C. 

      Recorded on both debit and credit sides of cash book

    • D. 

      Not recorded in cash book

  • 9. 
    Which one of the following transactions will be recorded as contra entry?
    • A. 

      Cash deposited into company's bank account

    • B. 

      A previously received check deposited into company's bank account

    • C. 

      Cash withdrawn from bank for office use

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    A cash book used to record day to day minor expenses is known as
    • A. 

      General cash book

    • B. 

       petty cash book

    • C. 

       additional cash book

    • D. 

      Extra cash book