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  • Weygandt, Managerial Accounting, 6th Edition gives students the tools they need to succeed, whether as accountants or in other career paths. The authors present the fundamental concepts of managerial accounting in an easy-to-understand fashion in a decision-making framework for a one semester, undergraduate managerial accounting course.

    With an expanded emphasis on student learning, Weygandt Managerial Accounting 6th Edition demonstrates how invaluable management accounting information is to business decision-making throughout the narrative and with a brand new Managerial Accounting Video Series. The author team of Weygandt, Kimmel, and Kieso provide students with pedagogy that helps develop decision-making skills, so students can be successful as future business professionals.

    Students using Weygandt Managerial Accounting, 6th Edition with WileyPLUS take more initiative in their learning so you’ll have a greater impact in the classroom. WileyPLUS is a student-centered learning and assessment environment where students do real accounting and get real results. The innovative question design in WileyPLUS imitates a blank sheet of paper experience, facilitates effective learning of accounting concepts, skills, and procedures, and allows students to catch mistakes early. Students come to class prepared because WileyPLUS is designed to meet the needs of today's accounting classroom.

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  • Click here for a Detailed Table of Contents

    1 Managerial Accounting
    2 Job Order Costing
    3 Process Costing
    4 Activity-Based Costing
    5 Cost-Volume-Profit
    6 Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis: Additional Issues
    7 Incremental Analysis
    8 Pricing
    9 Budgetary Planning
    10 Budgetary Control and Responsibility Accounting
    11 Standard Costs and Balanced Scorecard
    12 Planning for Capital Investments
    13 Statement on Cash Flows
    14 Financial Statement Analysis

    Appendix A: Time Value of Money
    Appendix B: Standards of Ethical Conduct for Management Accountants
    Cases for Management Decision Making (online)

    • Use of Current Designs (kayak-making company)−introduced in new Chapter 1 Feature Story, and the basis for new Broadening Your Perspective problem- present managerial accounting situations that are based on the operations of a real company.
    • People, Planet, and Profit Insight Boxes feature sustainability approaches of real companies.
    • New Broadening Your Perspective problem, Considering People, Planet, and Profit, requires students to consider examples of real cases, such as the costs associated with an oil-refinery accident versus the costs of improving safety/work conditions.
    • Additional service company examples are included, and more student-friendly companies are used.
    • New format for spreadsheet illustrations improves readability as well as comparability to actual Excel-based.
    • Considering Your Costs and Benefits has been reformatted as Broadening Your Perspective problem.
    • Managerial Accounting on the Web Broadening Your Perspective problems are now included as Real-World Focus problems.
    • Bloom’s taxonomy codes have been added to Brief Exercises, Do it! Review, Exercises and Problems.
    • EOC-question material has been updated with new names, amounts, and dates.
  • New Content

    • Use of Current Designs (kayak-making company) introduced in new Chapter 1 Feature Story is the basis for new Broadening Your Perspective problem and presents managerial accounting situations that are based on the operations of a real company.
    • People, Planet, and Profit Insight Boxes feature sustainability approaches of real companies.
    • New Broadening Your Perspective problem: Considering People, Planet, and Profit requires students to consider examples of real cases, such as the costs associated with an oil refinery accident versus the costs of improving safety/work conditions.
    • New Wiley Managerial Accounting Videos use real, successful companies to demonstrate and reinforce managerial accounting concepts.
    • New easy-to-read spreadsheet illustrations improve readability as well as comparability to Excel.
    • Bloom’s taxonomy codes have been added to Brief Exercises, Do it! Review, as well as Exercises and Problems for quick assessment categorization.
    • End-of-chapter homework material has been updated.

  • iPad user can view the chapter here.



  • Instructor Resources

    In addition to the support instructors receive from WileyPLUS, Quantum, and the
    Wiley Faculty Network
    , we offer the following useful resources to our customers.

      

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    Accounting Weekly Updates:

    www.wileyaccountingupdates.com

    Every week brings you the latest news relevant to your Accounting course.
    Password only available to current users.

    Managerial Accounting Video Series

    www.wiley.com//college/managerialvideos/

    Through the examples of real-world, cutting-edge companies, these videos engage students with a dynamic overview of managerial accounting topics and motivate them through the detailed tools, examples, and discussions presented in their textbook, WileyPLUS course, and classroom lectures.

    Sample Syllabus

    Sample syllabus for a one semester financial accounting course using this book.

    PowerPoint Presentations

    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.

    Key Figures ChecklistKey Figures Checklist

    Reference tool students can use to confirm the are on the right track when working longer problems

    Solutions Manual

    (Sample available upon request)
    Contains detailed solutions to all questions, brief exercises, exercises, and problems in the textbook as well as suggested answers to the questions and cases.

    End of Chapter Correlation Chart

    A handy tool for current users moving to the new edition, that helps with assignment planning and to identify your favorite problems in the new edition.

    Test Bank

    (Sample available upon request)
    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

    (Sample available upon request)
    Allow instructors to tailor exams according to study objectives and learning outcomes. Achievement tests, comprehensive examinations, and a final exam are included.

    Managerial Accounting Cases

    Additional managerial accounting cases are available on the instructor companion site.

    Instructor’s 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.

    Student Resources

    In addition to the support instructors receive from WileyPLUS and the Wiley Faculty Network, we offer the following useful resources to our customers

    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.

    Working Papers

    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.

    Print Study

    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.

    Flashcards/Quizzes for the iPhone

    Students can now study financial accounting on the go, with the Business Center App that includes flashcards and quizzes for the iPhone.