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- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What Is Accounting? - Purpose, Importance & Relationship to Business
Course SummaryIncrease your confidence in financial accounting topics using the video lessons and quizzes in this Financial Accounting: Tutoring Solution course. These learning tools are accessible to you 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help you study for an exam, catch up on homework or prepare for a test.
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Course Practice TestCheck your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
How it works:
- Begin your exam review, assignment or other financial accounting work.
- Identify the concepts that you're stuck on.
- Find the video tutorials on the topics you need to understand.
- Press play, watch and learn!
- Test your understanding with quizzes and practice exams.
Who's it for?
This tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn financial accounting material and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:
- Struggle with understanding balance sheets, income statements, the accounting cycle, assets, liabilities, equity or any other financial accounting topic
- Have limited time for studying
- Want a cost effective way to supplement their accounting learning
- Prefer learning accounting visually
- Find themselves failing or close to failing financial accounting
- Cope with ADD or ADHD
- Want to get ahead in financial accounting
- Don't have access to their accounting teacher outside of class
Why it works:
- Engaging Tutors: We make learning financial accounting simple and fun.
- Cost Efficient: For about 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
- Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live accounting tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
- Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn financial accounting on the go!
- Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.
- Define the purpose of accounting.
- Discuss the purpose and importance of financial statements.
- Learn how to use the accounting equation.
- Explain the importance of periodic reporting.
- Identify internal controls in accounting.
- Understand how to determine inventory costs.
- Describe the processes employed in accounts receivables.
- Discuss what it means to complete the operating cycle in accounting.
- Define long-term operating assets and current and long-term liabilities.
- Compare and contrast loans and equity investments.
- Explain how to analyze cash flow statements.
- Understand how to analyze financial statements.
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