Basics of Accounting

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Use our lessons and quizzes to teach your employees basic principles and practices of accounting to improve the quality of their work. These engaging lessons, available for viewing anytime, provide tools usable in your corporate training program.
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Lesson 1 - What Is Accounting? - Purpose, Importance & Relationship to Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Accounting vs Bookkeeping: Differences and Similarities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Accounting Disciplines: Descriptions and Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14298].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14298].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Fundamental Principles of Accounting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Basic Accounting Terms & Phrases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58540].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58540].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Practical Application: Accounting Disciplines Infographic
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Lesson 1 - The Importance of Ethics in Accounting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Practical Application: Ethical Scenarios in Accounting
Lesson 3 - External and Internal Users and Uses of Accounting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Technology in Accounting: The Growing Role of Technology in Accounting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Is GAAP? - The Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Accounting Cycle: Definition, Steps & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7558].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7558].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Roles & Responsibilities of an Accounting Department Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58542].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58542].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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