Financial Accounting

15th Edition
Carl Warren + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337272124



Financial Accounting

15th Edition
Carl Warren + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337272124
Textbook Problem

From the following list of selected items taken from the records of Rosewood Appliance Service as of a specific date, identify those that would appear on the balance sheet:

  1. 1. Accounts Payable
  2. 2. Accounts Receivable
  3. 3. Andrew King, Capital
  4. 4. Cash
  5. 5. Fees Earned
  6. 6. Land
  7. 7. Rent Expense
  8. 8. Supplies
  9. 9. Wages Expense
  10. 10. Wages Payable

Based on the data presented in Exercise 1-16, identify those items that would appear on the income statement.

To determine

Identify the list of items that will appear in the income statement.


Income statement: The financial statement which reports revenues and expenses from business operations and the result of those operations as net income or net loss for a particular time period is referred to as income statement.

The income statement of RA Services will show the following items:

  • Fees earned
  • Rent expenses
  • Wages expenses

The income statement of a company records the revenue earned and expenses made by the company over a given period of time; hence according to this the items are mentioned in the income statement.

  • Accounts payable: Accounts payable is a liability of the firm, which refers to the accounts which the company owes for purchase of certain goods or services in the past; hence it is shown in the balance sheet.
  • Accounts receivable: Accounts receivable is an asset of the firm, which refers to the amount which the company would receive in near future for the goods or services provided; hence it is shown in the balance sheet...

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