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Financial Accounting, 8th Edition

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Financial Accounting, 8th Edition, by Weygandt, Kimmel, Kieso provides students with a clear introduction to financial accounting that is full of real world and relevant examples to students lives. The Team for Success authors understand where students struggle in this course and have developed a learning system that illustrates the accounting cycle and key transactions, while giving them the tools to apply their learning through sample exercises throughout the chapter. By expanding coverage of IFRS, this edition keeps students at the forefront of global issues that impact their future careers in business and accounting.

Students using Weygandt, Financial Accounting, 8th Edition with WileyPLUS will spend more time with the material because it demonstrates the relevance and offers multiple opportunities for practice both in the book and in WileyPLUS. Students take more initiative with their learning, so you'll have a greater impact in the classroom.

 

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1 Accounting in Action 2

2 The Recording Process 52

3 Adjusting the Accounts 100

4 Completing the Accounting Cycle 162

5 Accounting for Merchandising Operations 218

6 Inventories 270

7 Fraud, Internal Control, and Cash 324

8 Accounting for Receivables 378

9 Plant Assets, Natural Resources, and Intangible Assets 422

10 Liabilities 474

11 Corporations: Organization, Stock Transactions, Dividends, and Retained Earnings 536

12 Investments 600

13 Statement of Cash Flows 644

14 Financial Statement Analysis 710

APPENDICES

A Specimen Financial Statements: PepsiCo, Inc. A-1

B Specimen Financial Statements: The Coca-Cola Company B-1

C Specimen Financial Statements: Zetar plc C-1

D Time Value of Money D-1

E Payroll Accounting E-1

F Subsidiary Ledgers and Special Journals F-1

G Other Significant Liabilities G-1

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Accounting Cycle Visualized -- More visual, instead of textual, presentations of equation analysis are included in the accounting cycle chapters. Students will now more clearly see the relationship between basic analysis, equation analysis, Debit-Credit analysis, journal entries, and posting.
A Look at IFRS - This new section at end of each chapter prepares students for the global market place and includes an IFRS overview, differences between GAAP and IFRS (Key Points), IFRS/GAPP Convergence efforts (Looking to the Future), and IFRS Self-Test questions. An IFRS Application section contains review exercises and an international comparative problem.
Common Chart of Accounts - The accounts used in the textbook, supplements, and WileyPLUS were streamlined and account titles are now used consistently throughout. Students can now grasp difficult concepts more easily.
People, Planet, and Profit - This new feature addresses sustainability approaches of real world companies and is reinforced by the new Broadening Your Perspective problems Considering People, Planet, and Profit.
Anatomy of a Fraud -- Featured in all relevant chapters show students the importance of internal controls, and how the lack of internal controls resulted in real-world fraud.
Updated Homework Material - All calculations and data in end-of-chapter Brief Exercises, Exercises, Do IT!, Problem Set

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Real-World Emphasis - to orient students to the application of accounting principles and techniques in practice, the authors continue the practice of using numerous examples from real-world companies in chapter openers and in the Investor Insight boxes.
Accounting Across the Organization - gives students business context by showing how people, often in non-accounting functions, use accounting information to make decisions.
Do IT! Exercises - teach students how to apply their knowledge quickly after they've learned it.
Comprehensive Homework Material - each chapter concludes with Self-Test Questions, Questions, Brief Exercises, Do IT! Review, Exercises, Problems, the Continuing Cookie Chronicle Problem, and Comprehensive Problems. Excel Templates are available for certain Exercises and Problems.
Broadening Your Perspective Section - is designed to help develop students' analysis and critical thinking skills with these elements: Financial Reporting and Analysis; Decision-Making Across the Organization; Communication Activity, Ethics Cases; All About You; Considering People, Planet, and Profit; and Considering Your Costs and Benefits.

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Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
Excel Primer and Templates
Allow students to complete select end-of-chapter exercises and problems identified by a spreadsheet icon in the margin of the textbook.
Exercise B/Problem C/Cookie Chronicle/Challenge Exercises
Visit the book’s companion website and choose the Student Companion site to access problems and solutions.
Instructor Resource CD
Contains an electronic version of all instructor supplements, and gives instructors the flexibility to access and prepare instructional materials based on their individual needs.
PowerPoints
The new PowerPoint™ presentations contain a combination of key concepts, images, and problems from the textbook.
Instructor's Manual
Included in each chapter are lecture outlines with teaching tips, chapter reviews, illustrations,and review quizzes.
Solutions Manual
Contains detailed solutions to all questions, brief exercises, exercises, and problems in the textbook as well as suggested answers to the questions and cases. The estimated time to complete exercises, problems, and cases is provided.
Test Bank
Allow instructors to tailor exams according to study objectives and learning outcomes. Achievement tests, comprehensive examinations, and a final exam are included.
Computerized Test Bank
Allow instructors to tailor exams according to study objectives and learning outcomes. Achievement tests, comprehensive examinations, and a final exam are included.
General Ledger Software CD
wileyifrs.com
A dedicated website to keep you informed on IFRS updates, products, and services.
Collaboration Page: www.facebook.com/wileyaccounting
Your space to share with each other any information relevant to an accounting instructor, from teaching tips to latest news on convergence from the SEC.
Accounting Weekly Updates: www.wileyaccountingupdates.com
Brings you the latest news relevant to your Accounting course.
WileyPLUS
A research-based online environment for effective teaching and learning.
Available Materials
by Jerry J. Weygandt, Paul D. Kimmel, Donald E. Kieso
978-1-118-10285-5
March 2012, ©2012, Software
Excel templates that help students format their accounting solution in Excel. Excel working paper templates are available for all end-of-chapter brief exercises, exercises, problems, and cases.
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Students Resources
Wiley Student Companion Site
Exercise B/Problem C/Cookie Chronicle/Challenge Exercises
Visit the book’s companion website and choose the Student Companion site to access problems and solutions.
General Ledger Software CD
wileyifrs.com
A dedicated website to keep you informed on IFRS updates, products, and services.
Accounting Weekly Updates: www.wileyaccountingupdates.com
Brings you the latest news relevant to your Accounting course.
WileyPLUS
A research-based online environment for effective teaching and learning.
Available Materials
by Jerry J. Weygandt, Paul D. Kimmel, Donald E. Kieso
978-1-118-10285-5
March 2012, ©2012, Software
Excel templates that help students format their accounting solution in Excel. Excel working paper templates are available for all end-of-chapter brief exercises, exercises, problems, and cases.
by Jerry J. Weygandt, Donald E. Kieso, Paul D. Kimmel
978-1-118-10292-3
June 2012, ©2012, Paperback (E-book also available)
Each chapter includes in overview of key topics; a purpose statement and link to study objectives for each homework assignment; numerous review tips to alert you to common pitfalls and misconceptions; and reminders to concepts and principles.
by Jerry J. Weygandt, Paul D. Kimmel, Donald E. Kieso
978-1-118-10298-5
January 2012, ©2012, Paperback (E-book also available)
Printed templates that can help students correctly format their textbook accounting solutions. Working paper templates are available for all end-of-chapter brief exercises, exercises, problems, and cases.
by Jerry J. Weygandt, Paul D. Kimmel, Donald E. Kieso
978-1-118-10295-4
January 2012, ©2012, Paperback (E-book also available)
Each chapter of the Study Guide contains a chapter review, chapter outline, and a glossary of key terms. Demonstration problems, multiplechoice, true/false, matching, and other exercises are included.
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