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Accounting Principles, 12th Edition International Student Version

Accounting Principles, 12th Edition International Student Version

Jerry J. Weygandt, Paul D. Kimmel, Donald E. Kieso

ISBN: 978-1-118-95977-0

Jul 2015

1040 pages

Select type: E-Book


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Accounting Principles 12th Edition by Weygandt, Kimmel, and Kieso provides students with a clear introduction to fundamental accounting concepts.  The Twelfth Edition helps students get the most out of their accounting course by making practice simple.  Both in the print text and online in WileyPLUS with ORION new opportunities for self-guided practice allow students to check their knowledge of accounting concepts, skills, and problem solving techniques and receive personalized feedback at the question, learning objective, and course level.  Newly streamlined learning objectives help students use their study time efficiently by creating a clear connections between the reading and video content, and the practice, homework, and assessments questions.

Weygandt, Accounting Principles is a best-selling program ideal for a two-semester Principles of Accounting sequence where students spend the majority of the time learning financial accounting concepts, and are introduced to the basic concepts of managerial accounting at the end of the sequence  With Accounting Principles students learn the accounting cycle from a sole proprietor perspective.

Related Resources

1 Accounting in Action
2 The Recording Process
3 Adjusting the Accounts
4 Completing the Accounting Cycle
5 Accounting for Merchandising Operations
6 Inventories
7 Accounting Information Systems
8 Fraud, Internal Control, and Cash
9 Accounting for Receivables
10 Plant Assets, Natural Resources, and Intangible Assets
11 Current Liabilities and Payroll Accounting
12 Accounting for Partnerships
13 Corporations: Organization and Capital Stock Transactions
14 Corporations: Dividends, Retained Earnings, and Income Reporting
15 Long-Term Liabilities
16 Investments
17 Statement of Cash Flows
18 Financial Statement Analysis
19 Managerial Accounting
20 Job Order Costing
21 Process Costing
22 Cost-Volume-Profit
23 Budgetary Planning
24 Budgetary Control and Responsibility Accounting
25 Standard Costs and Balanced Scorecard
26 Incremental Analysis and Capital Budgeting
Appendix A: Specimen Financial Statements: PepsiCo, Inc.
Appendix B: Specimen Financial Statements: The Coca-Cola Company, Inc.
Appendix C: Specimen Financial Statements: Zetar plc
Appendix D: Time Value of Money
Appendix E: Using Financial Calculators
Appendix F: Standards of Ethical Conduct for Management Accountants
  • ORION: Based on cognitive science, WileyPLUS with ORION provides students with a personal, adaptive learning experience so they can build their subject matter proficiency and use their study time most effectively. WileyPLUS with ORION helps students learn by learning about them.
  • Practice Made Simple: A new section in the text and in WileyPLUS offers students more opportunities for self-guided practice. In WileyPLUS, new practice assignments include several Do ITs, Brief Exercises, Exercises, and Problems, and give students the opportunity to check their work, or see the answer and solution after their final attempt. In the text, the new Review and Practice section includes for the first time worked out solutions to select questions, exercises, and problems: Learning Objectives Review, Glossary Review, Practice Multiple-choice Questions and Solutions, Practice Exercises and Solutions, and Practice Problem and Solutions.
  • Knowledge Organization: Newly streamlined learning objective help students make the best use of time outside of class.  Each learning objective contains a variety of practice and assessment questions, relevant review material, and educational videos, so no matter where a student starts their work, the relevant resources or practice is quickly made available.
  • New Solution Walkthrough Videos with Paul Kimmel: Author Paul Kimmel walks students step-by-step through solutions to homework problems. Based on problems that are “similar to” (but not the same as) the problems students will find in their homework assignments.
  • New Chapter Opener Videos with Paul Kimmel: Author Paul Kimmel highlights key concepts that will be covered in each chapter.
  • New Excel Focus: Excel Tutorials teach students relevant accounting Excel skills, and provides opportunities for application and “What If?” analysis.
WileyPLUS is a research-based online environment for effective teaching and learning. Students using WileyPLUS do real accounting, get real results, by completing automatically graded homework, getting feedback on their answers, and accessing learning materials like the E-Text, problem walkthrough videos, and hints at the point of learning.

WileyPLUS now includes with an adaptive learning module called ORION.  Based on cognitive science, WileyPLUS with ORION, provides students with a personal, adaptive learning experience so they can build their proficiency on topics and use their study time most effectively. WileyPLUS with ORION helps students learn by learning about them.