Departmental Payroll System: Terms & Practices


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What do you call the amount you earn before deductions are taken?

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1. Which of the following does a time sheet not include?

2. What is a payroll?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The purpose of the quiz/worksheet combo is to assess your knowledge of department payroll systems and how they work. Different terms relating to these systems are covered on the quiz, which can be used with mobile-friendly devices.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll have the chance to check your knowledge of the following topics:

  • Things included on the time sheet
  • The amount earned before deductions are taken
  • Finding net pay given a time sheet
  • What payroll is
  • Term about the amount of money you get after deductions are taken

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about things on the time sheet and interpret them correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about amounts earned before and after deductions are taken
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on department payroll systems

Additional Learning

Utilize the lesson, Departmental Payroll System: Terms & Practices to learn more about these systems. You will also get to also review:

  • The purpose of a time sheet
  • Definition of net pay
  • How employees get paid