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Textbook Problem

What steps are followed in posting from the purchases journal to the accounts payable ledger?

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Indicate the steps followed in posting from the purchases journal to the accounts payable ledger.

Explanation

Purchase Journal: Purchase journal records all the merchandise purchase on credit. In a single column purchase journal, debit aspect of inventory and credit aspect of accounts payable are recorded, and then posted to individual subsidiary supplier account.

Indicate the steps followed in posting from the purchases journal to the accounts payable ledger:

In the accounts payable ledger account:

Step 1: Enter the date of the transaction in the Date column.

Step 2: Enter the debit amount and the credit amount in the Debit and Credit columns respectively...

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