CIE Accounting Paper-1: Specimen Questions 32 - 34 of 214

Question number: 32

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Question

Which one of the following provides periodic contribution by members of the organization?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Donation
b.

Entrance fees

c.

Subscription

d.

Admission fees

Answer

c.

Explanation

Subscription is one of the periodic contributions by members of the organization.

Admission and entrance fees are collected only at the time of admission into the organization whereas donation is voluntary contribution.

Question number: 33

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Question

Amounts owed by a trader for Rent are given below.

Amounts owed by a trader for Rent are given

Value is given in table.

$

1 January

31 January

20000

25000

The charge for rent shown in the income statement for the year ended 31 December was

$25 500. What was the amount paid for rent during the year?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

$25500

b.

$25000

c.

$20000

d.

$20500

Answer

d.

Explanation

The amount paid during year is 20500.

Rentpaidduringtheyear=Openingrent+duringyearchargedrentclosingrent

=$20000+$25500$25000

=$20500

Question number: 34

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Question

The basis for double entry system of book-keeping which is universally used.

Which accounting principle is being applied?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Prudence

b.

Duality

c.

Money measurement

d.

Consistency

Answer

b.

Explanation

The dual aspect of concept is basis for double entry system of book-keeping which is universally used. The dual aspect includes receiving benefit and giving of benefit. These both transactions should be recorded in the appropriate account.

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