Acc280 Financial Accounting: P8-2A Winningham Company maintains a petty cash fund

Acc280 Financial Accounting

P8-2A
Winningham Company maintains a petty cash fund for small expenditures. The following transactions occurred over a 2-month period.
July 1 Established petty cash fund by writing a check on Cubs Bank for $200.
July 15 Replenished the petty cash fund by writing a check for $196.00. On this date the fund consisted of $4.00 in cash and the following petty cash receipts: freight-out $94.00, postage expense $42.40, entertainment expense $46.60, and miscellaneous expense $11.20.
July 31 Replenished the petty cash fund by writing a check for $192.00. At this date, the fund consisted of $8.00 in cash and the following petty cash receipts: freight-out $82.10, charitable contributions expense $45.00, postage expense $25.50, and miscellaneous expense $39.40.
Aug 15 Replenished the petty cash fund by writing a check for $187.00. On this date, the fund consisted of $13.00 in cash and the following petty cash receipts: freight-out $75.60, entertainment expense $43.00, postage expense $33.00, and miscellaneous expense $37.00.
Aug 16 Increased the amount of the petty cash fund to $300 by writing a check for $100.
Aug 31 Replenished petty cash fund by writing a check for $284.00. On this date, the fund consisted of $16 in cash and the following petty cash receipts: postage expense $140.00, travel expense $95.60, and freight-out $47.10.

Requirements:
1. Journalize the petty cash transactions. (List multiple debit/credit entries in order of magnitude. Round answers to 2 decimal places, i.e. $35.87)
2. Post to the Petty Cash account. (If answer is zero, please enter 0, do not leave any fields blank.)
3. What internal control features exist in a petty cash fund?
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