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DSST Business Math

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1. Cash or assets that can quickly be converted into cash.






2. IRR=1 + [(NPV1/NPV1-NPV2)(2-1)]% Where: 1=one interest rate 2=the other NPV1=the NPV at rate 1 NPV2=the NPV at rate 2 (NPV = Net Present Value)






3. Loss of items due to damaged goods - stealing - etc.






4. ($ Retail x 100 / COST) - 100






5. X=S*[1/(1+r)^n] Where: S=the sum to be received after n time periods X=the present value of that sum r=the rate of return (as a proportion) n=the number of time periods - r - rate - is sometimes called cost of capital






6. End of month; dating starts with the end of the month and the invoice is to be paid within the specified number of days after the end of the month in which goods are invoiced; ex: 8/10 EOM - n/90






7. A formal document that is used for a variety of functions within a retail business; it provides a big picture look at the succinct expression of the sales - markup - and profit for a business






8. A plane flies 980 miles in 1 2/3 hours. How many miles does the plane average per hour






9. Convert 14% to a fraction






10. Cash on delivery; this dating is used when the vendor does not know the retailer or the retailer does not have a strong line of credit






11. Wholesale cost






12. You should never take out more than a _ year mortgage.






13. An electronics store is having a 40 percent off sale. Robert has been saving to purchase a stereo system that was originally priced at $420. If Robert purchases the system during the sale - what will be the cost?






14. What does percent mean?






15. Sales - cost of goods sold






16. A/b - c/b = a-c/b






17. current assets/ current liabilities






18. total annual sales/365






19. Accounts payable - bonds - notes payable (bank loans) - provisions for pensions






20. Convert 70/100 to a percent






21. GMROII = GM% x (Sales / Average Value of Inventory)






22. Receipt of goods; the cash discount period and net period begin with the date of receipt of goods; ex: 8/10 ROG - n/30






23. To take advantage of the 6% cash discount - a retailer made a $2 -000 partial payment during the discount period. How much was the retailer credited for the $2 -000 partial payment?






24. Liabilities - capital - income






25. Shortage$ = book$ - physical count$; shortage% = shortage$/NS$






26. When sales plans are underestimated and the stock purchases result in a low inventory






27. Use compliments - Step 1 Find compliments 25% = 100-25%= 75% - 10%= 90% - 10%=90% Step 2 Multiple Compliments 75%x90%x90% .75x.90x.90= .6075 Step 3 Convert to Percentage .6075= 60.75% Step 4 Compliment it 100%-60.75%= 39.35%






28. BOM $ Stock/ Sales for period






29. Beginning inventory + Purchases - Ending inventory






30. The recommended house payment should be no more than _% of your monthly take-home pay.






31. Convert 20 to a percent






32. 1. develop a vision statement for the company - 2. scan the internal and external environments - 3. determine issues critical to the company - 4. select the problem to be solved - 5. determine the specific strategy to achieve the solution - 6. identi






33. Accounts receivable - buildings - cash - copyrights - equiptment - furniture and fixtures - land - tomor vehicles






34. A/b






35. Advertising - bad debt expense - conributions and donations - depreciation - educational expense - insurance - interest expense - licenses - office supplies - postage - rent - repairs - salaries and wages - supplies - taxes - travel and transportatio






36. Convert 3 to a percent






37. Convert 56% to a decimal






38. The average car payment is $_ per month for _ months.






39. He availability of your money is called _.






40. The average person will have _ jobs in their lifetime.






41. Convert 41/100 to a percent






42. When slaes plans are overestimated and the stock purchases result in a stockpiled inventory






43. $ Cost x (100 + Mark-up %) / 100






44. What is the product of 3.26 and 0.4?






45. A measure of the number of days needed to collect accounts receivable.






46. The wholesale cost of goods plus the markup






47. The wholesale cost of an item (cost of goods - or COG)






48. What happens when your sales are higher than your expenses - etc.






49. Inside numbers in a ratio.






50. Actual retail sales; the retail price at which one tiem is sold is combined with the retail prices of all the items that are sold to become the net sales amount.