Corporate Accounting: Definition & Principles


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What is corporate accounting?

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1. What position is similar to being a corporate accountant?

2. What is the difference in a corporate and a public accountant?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet are effective at assessing your understanding of corporate accounting. Definitions and principles are covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments can help check your knowledge of:

  • The definition of corporate accounting
  • A position similar to being a corporate accountant
  • Differences between a public and corporate accountant
  • A position that is detailed by billable hours

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the responsibilities of corporate accountants
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the meaning of corporate accounting
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding a position similar to being a corporate accountant and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

In order to learn more about this form of accounting, read the lesson Corporate Accounting: Definition & Principles. It will help you cover these additional topics:

  • Duties of a corporate accountant
  • Differences between corporate and public accounting
  • Distinctions between accounts payable and accounts receivable