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Accounting Information Systems

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Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127

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Accounting Information Systems

11th Edition
Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127
Textbook Problem

Study Figure 15.8, showing the level 0 DFD of the cost accounting system. Note that the raw materials and finished goods inventory processes are outside the context of the system shown (i.e., the DFD covers work-in-process inventory only).

  1. a. Draw a context diagram for the system as it currently exists.
  2. b. Assume that both the raw materials and finished goods inventories are within the system context. Prepare a context diagram for the revised system, and redraw Figure 15.8 to reflect the revised system. Ignore the ordering of raw materials from vendors; start the raw materials process with the receipt of goods. Also ignore the issue of finished goods. Keep the assumption that the company uses standard costing for all inventories.

a)

Summary Introduction

To draw: The context diagram for the system.

Introduction:

Accounting Information System (AIS) is said to be the specialized subsystem of the Information System (IS). AIS can be used in the business events for the purpose of collecting, processing, and reporting the financial information.

Explanation

Given diagram:

Here,

RM refers to Raw Material

MOH refers to Manufacturing OverHead

DL refer...

b)

Summary Introduction

To draw: The context diagram for the system when the raw materials inventory and finished goods inventory are within the system context.

Introduction:

Accounting Information System (AIS) is said to be the specialized subsystem of the Information System (IS). AIS can be used in the business events for the purpose of collecting, processing, and reporting the financial information.

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