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Peachtree Accounting

Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. General Ledger defaults are/aren't available in Peachtree First Accounting.






2. These appear when you pass the cursor over buttons in the toolbars. They tell you what the button is for.






3. ___________ Options are not available in __________. (use software abbreviation)






4. ________________ field is not available in PFA. (use software abbreviation)






5. You cannot change _________ once New Company Setup is complete.






6. ____________ __________ monitors the products received from vendors and the money paid to vendors.






7. Trial Balance: Shows the result of the Assets - Expenses column minus the Liabilities - Equity - Income column. This value should be zero before you click OK. If this value is non-zero - the amount shown will post to a _________ __________ __________






8. Guides you through entering the company address - telephone numbers - tax ID numbers - and business type.






9. The _______ ________ records income (not cash) when it is earned and expenses when they are incurred - that is - when your vendors bill you not necessarily when you pay them.






10. Lists all Help options available in the program. The various topics are categorized in the Contents and Index options.






11. Information about your vendors is entered through the _________ _________ window.






12. Lists all Help options available in the program. The various topics are categorized in the Contents and Index options.






13. If you choose ______ posting - you must post the journals before the General Ledger will be updated.






14. Peachtree allows the use of both numbers and characters in an ___________.






15. At the end of the second fiscal year - you ________ the first fiscal year to make the next fiscal year available.






16. Asterisks (*) - question marks (?) - and plus signs (+) cannot be used in _________.






17. You cannot change _________ once New Company Setup is complete.






18. PPA offers you the ________ feature - which allows you to segment your chart of accounts and filter reports using drop-down selection lists rather than the masking method using the asterisk. (use software abbreviation )






19. Displays Help topics relating to the current window.






20. Peachtree allows __________ fiscal years to be open at a time. (spell out the answer)






21. When you use _________ posting - transactions update the General Ledger when they are saved.






22. You can/cannot change Accounting Methods once New Company Setup is complete.






23. If you want to change the account segmentation later - you can do so in _______ ________ _______ on the _______ ________ tab






24. The _________ __________ records income when cash is received and expenses when they are paid.






25. The total length of the account number - including separators - can be up to ___ characters - and Peachtree will display the structure of the ID on the right side of the window.






26. The posting method can be changed at any time by selecting ________ _________ from the Maintain menu.






27. After one or more transactions have been posted - Peachtree records account beginning balances as __________.






28. For example - if transactions will be entered in Peachtree starting in June - the account beginning balances should be entered as of the end of ______.






29. These appear when you pass the cursor over buttons in the toolbars. They tell you what the button is for.






30. This button is available on most Peachtree windows. Help topics relating to the current window appear when you click the button.






31. The _______ ________ records income (not cash) when it is earned and expenses when they are incurred - that is - when your vendors bill you not necessarily when you pay them.






32. Highest number of accounting periods Peachtree will allow.






33. In the General Ledger Defaults on the tab __________ ___________ - you can create or change segments for your chart of accounts ID.






34. Guides you through entering the company address - telephone numbers - tax ID numbers - and business type.






35. You can segment your chart of accounts ID by creating descriptions - lengths - and separators for up to _________ segments. (spell out your answer)






36. The _________ __________ records income when cash is received and expenses when they are paid.






37. Highest number of accounting periods Peachtree will allow.






38. Peachtree recommends using ________ posting.






39. If you want to change the account segmentation later - you can do so in _______ ________ _______ on the _______ ________ tab






40. The chart of accounts can be divided into departments. When printing certain reports - you can filter or mask the information that appears. In the window below - the "NU" in account 57000-NU is an example of an __________ _________.






41. The total length of the account number - including separators - can be up to ___ characters - and Peachtree will display the structure of the ID on the right side of the window.






42. __________ are not permitted in an account ID. However - spaces between characters are allowed.






43. PPA (and above) allows you to track _________. (use software abbreviation)






44. In the Vendor Defaults menu - Peachtree allows you to customize up to _____ additional fields for maintaining information on your vendors.(spell out your answer)






45. When you use _________ posting - transactions update the General Ledger when they are saved.






46. Displays Help topics relating to the current window.






47. To access the default information window for the General Ledger - select ______ Default - Information - General Ledger






48. The _________ _________ is an account in your General Ledger used by Peachtree to store rounding differences on Financial Statements.






49. If you choose ______ posting - you must post the journals before the General Ledger will be updated.






50. Typically - the _________ ___________ account is for the Rounding Account.