Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 23 December 2019

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If rent receivable has been prepaid to the extent of £75 at the end of a firm’s first financial year, the amount of rental income shown in its profit and loss account, relative to the amount of rent it received during the year, will be . . .

Select ONE answer:

  1. the same.
  2. £75 more.
  3. £75 less.
  4. None of the above.

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This multiple-choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 3

  1. Not correct
  2. Not correct
  3. Correct
    For example, if the rent receivable applicable to the year is £100 and £175 has been received, then, in accordance with the accruals concept, the amount to be shown in the profit and loss account is £100, £75 less than the amount received. This would be shown as follows:
    Rent Receivable Income (B/S)
    Dr Profit and Loss £100
    Dr Balance c/d £75
    Cr Bank £175
    Totals £175
  4. Not correct

 

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