Financial Accounting

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ISBN: 9781119298229

Author: Weygandt, Jerry J.; Kieso, Donald E.; Kimmel, Paul D.

Publisher: WILEY

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Chapter 2, Problem 1Q

To determine

**T-account:**

A T-account is an account used to represent a general ledger account. The title of the account is present at the top. The left side of the base of T denotes the debit amount and the right side denotes the credit amount.

The account has the following format.

The parts of a T-account.

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## Answer to Problem 1Q

T-account has a *title, left side or debit side, and right side or credit side.*

### Explanation of Solution

The T-account is a two-column account that resembles the capital letter T. It is commonly used to represent the double-entry system of bookkeeping in a precise manner and helps summarize the balances in the debit and the credit side of an account.

The three parts of the T-account are as follows.

- 1. A
**title**is given on the top portion that describes the type of financial statement (such as cash balance, input costs, and sales revenues). - 2. The
**left hand side column**called the debit side. - 3. The
**right hand side column**called the credit side.

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