# accounting

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Write a word problem involving a discounted price. Describe the situation and pose the question, but DO NOT SOLVE the problem.

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Hmmmmmm. The prompt does not say that word problem needed to be solvable? :)

Try some of the following to see if you can get ideas:

http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=for+accounting%2C+design+a+word+problem+involving+a+discounted+price

Do you know what your teacher might do? Give each student a different word problem and see what happens! So many detest word problems because they involve deeper thought!

Sra

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Identify the categories of debt and equity securities, and describe the accounting and reporting treatment for each category.

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