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






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






3. 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 _________ __________ __________






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






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






6. 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 __________ _________.






7. ________ are not available in Peachtree First Accounting.






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






17. Peachtree recommends using ________ posting.






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






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






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






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






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






23. Once the new company has been created - you can select this menu selection at any time to review or update the information entered on this window.






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






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






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






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






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






29. 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.






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






31. Once the new company has been created - you can select this menu selection at any time to review or update the information entered on this window.






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






33. Peachtree recommends using ________ posting.






34. 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.






35. Displays Help topics relating to the current window.






36. Highest number of accounting periods Peachtree will allow.






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






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






39. Highest number of accounting periods Peachtree will allow.






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






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






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






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






44. 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.






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






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






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






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






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






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