Bookkeeping Fundamentals

Measures Accounts Payable/Receivable, Adjusting Entries, Math Conversions, Cash, Assets.


The Bookkeeping Fundamentals (U.S.) test measures the candidate’s knowledge of bookkeeping tasks and functions. Designed for accounting clerks and others who handle bookkeeping tasks, this test covers the following topics: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Adjusting Entries, Business Math Conversions, Cash, Financial Statements, Fixed Assets, Inventories, Liabilities, Payroll, Recording Transactions, and Taxes. The candidate will need a calculator when taking this test.

Available in AUS, US, UK

Job Family/Title: Bookkeeper/Office Manager/Financial Analyst
Average Testing Time (minutes): 25
Time Allowed: 90
Number of Sittings: One
Designed for Remote Testing: Yes
Maximum Number of Questions: 30
Questions per Skill Level: 22 Beginning 13 Advanced
Question Format: Multiple Choice – Computer Adaptive Testing (CAT) technology dynamically adjusts the test to the level of the test taker resulting in shorter test times, increased accuracy and enhanced security.

Test Topics

Accounts Payable/Receivable
• Accruals
• Collections
• Interest Computations
• Notes Receivable
• Processing
• Write Off of An Account

Adjusting Entries
• Accrued Expenses
• Accrued Revenue
• Closing Entries
• Prepaid Items
• Trial Balance
• Unearned Revenue

Business Math Conversions
• Decimal Conversions
• Fractions Conversions
• Percentage Conversions

• Bank Reconciliation
• Control of Cash
• Petty Cash
• Short Term Investments

Financial Statements
• Accrual Basis Accounting
• Balance Sheet
• Cash Basis Accounting
• Cash Flow Statement
• Income Statement
• Statement of Shareholders Equity

Fixed Assets
• Depreciation
• Disposal of Assets
• Intangible Assets

• Periodic Method
• Perpetual Method
• Valuation Methods

• Contingent Liabilities
• Current Liabilities
• Long Term Liabilities

• Accruals
• Calculating
• Recording

Recording Transactions
• Chart of Accounts
• Debits and Credits
• Journal
• Ledger

• Income Taxes
• Payroll Taxes
• Property Taxes
• Sales Taxes

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