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a. Differentiate between a vertical and horizontal unit within a company. b. Are the accounting and legal departments normally considered vertical or horizontal units within a company? c. Would a consumer products division that sells products directly to consumers normally be considered a horizontal or vertical unit within a company?

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Managerial Accounting

15th Edition
Carl Warren + 1 other
Publisher: South-Western College Pub
ISBN: 9781337912020

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Managerial Accounting

15th Edition
Carl Warren + 1 other
Publisher: South-Western College Pub
ISBN: 9781337912020
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  1. a. Differentiate between a vertical and horizontal unit within a company.
  2. b. Are the accounting and legal departments normally considered vertical or horizontal units within a company?
  3. c. Would a consumer products division that sells products directly to consumers normally be considered a horizontal or vertical unit within a company?

a.

To determine

Discuss the difference between a vertical and horizontal unit within a company.

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Managerial accounting:

Managerial accounting is the process of identifying, measuring, analyzing, interpreting, and communicating information which are designed to meet the goals of the organization.

Discuss the difference between a vertical and horizontal unit within a company as follows:

In the vertical unit, each department ...

b.

To determine

Explain whether the accounting and legal departments are normally considered as vertical or horizontal units within a company.

c.

To determine

Explain whether the consumer product division is normally considered as vertical or horizontal units within a company.

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