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Learners reinforce the matching concept in accrual basis accounting through a drag-and-drop exercise.
Monthly Expenses Worksheet
By Kristin Biekkola
Students are provided with a Monthly Expenses Worksheet to help them understand the basics of budgeting, income, and spending.
The Accounting Cycle
By Lynette Teal
Learners examine the 10 steps of the accounting cycle. The cycle begins with the analysis of source documents and ends with the post-closing trial balance and interpreting the financial information.
The Accounting Equation
Learners examine the accounting equation and view examples of how account items and figures are included in each part of the equation.
Financial Statements: What Are They? What Do They Mean?
By Beth Baar
Learners read about the most common forms of financial statements including balance sheets, cash flow statements, and profit and loss statements. A brief quiz completes the activity.
THE ACCOUNTING EQUATION: All You Need to Know in 4 Minutes
By Dan O'Brien
With this highly entertaining four-minute animation, learners can visualize the basics of accounting.
Calculating Monthly Expenses
By Michele Williams
In this learning activity you'll establish your budget by determining your earnings, expenses, and goals.
Cash Basis Accounting
By Julie Dilling
In this interactive object, learners read a brief summary of the principles of cash basis accounting and then check their knowledge of transactions in a drag-and-drop exercise.
Accounts and Financial Statements
Learners read about the purposes of balance sheets and income statements and then place accounts into these two financial statement categories in a drag-and-drop exercise.
The Accounting Equation and Account Classification
Learners examine the accounting equation and classify accounts into the appropriate categories in drag-and-drop exercises.
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