Capital Expenditures: Definition, Formula & Examples


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Which is not a capital expenditure?

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1. Where would you find capital expenditures on a balance sheet?

2. What is another name for capital expenditure?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Utilize this worksheet and quiz to aggregate your aptitude of capital expenditures. You will need to justify certain topics from the lesson like choosing that which is not a capital expenditure and understanding where capital expenditures are located on a balance sheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assesments you will be tested on your ability to achieve the following:

  • Identify variant terminology for the phrase 'capital expenditure'
  • Determine time period of asset capitalization
  • Learn where you can discover that capital expenditure has depreciated

Skills Practiced

Use the quiz and worksheet to address the following:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on capital expenditures
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about balance sheets in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as capital expenditure and capitalization

Additional Learning

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  • Understand formulas for capital expenditure
  • Be able to properly analyze examples
  • Recognize the function of investments in future growth