Fundamentals of Financial Accounting by Fred PhillipsFundamentals of Financial Accounting by Fred Phillips

Fundamentals of Financial Accounting

byFred Phillips, Robert Libby, Patricia Libby

Hardcover | September 27, 2012

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Fundamentals of Financial Accounting, presents an engaging, balanced, and appropriately paced analysis of the fundamentals of financial accounting. Its writing style makes it easy to read and understand, while the selection of real focus companies reinforces the relevance of accounting by introducing students to accounting and business activities in the context of their favorite companies. Balance between preparer and user orientations is achieved throughout the book, by studying both the accounting activities that take place inside the company, as well as evaluating their impact on decisions, and users outside the company. Topic coverage is paced appropriately for students new to accounting, and is thoroughly reinforced every step of the way with an ample variety of innovative pedagogical tools. Clearly understandable, relevant, and accessible, FFA is simply the most student-friendly financial book on the market and provides the tools for students to grasp financial accounting from the ground up.
Title:Fundamentals of Financial AccountingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:11.1 × 9.3 × 1.2 inPublished:September 27, 2012Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0078025370

ISBN - 13:9780078025372


Table of Contents

Chapter 1Business Decisions and Financial Accounting

Chapter 2The Balance Sheet

Chapter 3The Income Statement

Chapter 4Adjustments, Financial Statements, and Financial Results

Chapter 5Financial Reporting and Analysis

Chapter 6Internal Control, Cash and Merchandise Sales

Chapter 7Inventories and Cost of Goods Sold

Chapter 8Receivables, Bad Debt Expense, and Interest Revenue

Chapter 9Long-Lived Tangible and Intangible Assets

Chapter 10Liabilities

Chapter 11Stockholders' Equity

Chapter 12The Statement of Cash Flows

Chapter 13Measuring and Evaluating Financial Performance

Appendix AExcerpts from the Fiscal 2010 Annual Report of The Home Depot, Inc

Appendix BExcerpts from the Fiscal 2010 Annual Report of Lowe's Companies, Inc

Appendix CPresent and Future Value Concepts

Appendix DInvestments in Other Corporations