HSM 340 WEEK 2 QUIZ gives the solution to: 1.(TCO 2) A statement that reports inflows and outflows of cash during the accounting period in the categories of operations, investing, and financing, is called a(an):
2.(TCO 2) Two major methods of asset valuation are:
3.(TCO 2) _____ is the most important financial metric to review to determine long-term financial viability.
4.(TCO 2) What should be a firm’s primary long-term financial objective?
5.(TCO 2) Explain the difference between the accrual basis of accounting and the cash basis of accounting.?
6.(TCO 2) What is an accounting entity?
7.(TCO 2) The HC method, which uses unadjusted historical costs, does not take into account depreciation expenses, purchasing power, and unrealized gains in replacement value. Despite these weaknesses as a financial reporting method, the HC method is used more frequently for accounting purposes than other methods, such as the HC-GPL, CV, and CV-GPL methods. Why is this so?
8.(TCO 2) Define and describe the purpose of fund accounting (now called net assets).