College Accounting, Chapters 1-27

23rd Edition
HEINTZ + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337794756



College Accounting, Chapters 1-27

23rd Edition
HEINTZ + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337794756
Textbook Problem



CLOSING ENTRIES AND POST-CLOSING TRIAL BALANCE Refer to the work sheet for Juanita’s Consulting in Problem 6-7B. The trial balance amounts (before adjustments) have been entered in the ledger accounts provided in the working papers. If you are not using the working papers that accompany this book, set up ledger accounts and enter these balances as of June 30, 20--. A chart of accounts is provided below.



  1. 1. Journalize (page 10) and post the adjusting entries.
  2. 2. Journalize (page 11) and post the closing entries.
  3. 3. Prepare a post-closing trial balance.


To determine

Prepare adjusting entries post the adjusting entries in general ledger.


Adjusting entries: Adjusting entries are those entries which are recorded at the end of the year, to update the income statement accounts (revenue and expenses) and balance sheet accounts (assets, liabilities, and stockholders’ equity) to maintain the records according to accrual basis principle.

Prepare adjusting entries at June 30:

DateAccount Title and ExplanationPost. RefDebit ($)Credit ($)
June 30Supplies expense (SE–)523250 
   Supplies (A–)141 250
 (To record cost of supplies used)   
June 30Insurance Expense (SE–)535100 
     Prepaid Insurance (A–)145 100
 (To record expired insurance...

1 and 2.

To determine

Prepare closing entries post the closing entries in general ledger.


To determine

Prepare a post-closing trial balance.

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