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






2. General Ledger defaults are/aren't available in Peachtree First Accounting.






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






4. 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.






5. The ________ _________ window is used to enter and update budget information for accounts.






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






13. 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.






14. Displays Help topics relating to the current window.






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






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






17. All companies to be consolidated must have the same _______ _______ ________ - as well as the same __________ ___________.






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






19. Peachtree recommends using ________ posting.






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






21. After the company is created - you can change the current period at any time by selecting Tasks>System>_________________ from the menu bar.






22. Peachtree recommends using ________ posting.






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






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






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






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






27. 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 __________ _________.






28. 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 _________ __________ __________






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






30. ________ are not available in Peachtree First Accounting.






31. 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.






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






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






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






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






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






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






38. 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.






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






47. Displays Help topics relating to the current window.






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






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






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