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Maryanne M. Mowen + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337115773

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Maryanne M. Mowen + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337115773
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The process of choosing among competing alternatives is called

  1. a. planning.
  2. b. decision making.
  3. c. controlling.
  4. d. performance evaluation.
  5. e. None of these.

To determine

What the process of choosing among the competing alternatives called.

Explanation

Managerial Accounting:

Managerial accounting refers to the internal accounting system that gives both financial and non-financial information for the internal users of the organization. This helps the manager in making crucial business decisions.

b.

In decision making, the information provided by managerial accounting helps the managers make decision ragarding selecting the best option amonst the available alternatives. Two of the most important functions of management, planning and controlling are dependent on decision making as managers cannot plan or control the course of action without selecting the best option among the competing alternatives...

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