Quiz 2: Accounting Equation Quiz

Test your knowledge of the accounting equation with our online accounting equation quiz.

There are three types of account that make up the accounting equation, asset, liability, and capital, but do you know the effect of debits and credits on each?

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1. What entry should you make in an asset account to increase an asset?
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2. What entry should you make in a liability account to increase a liability?
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3. What entry should you make in the capital account to increase the capital?
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4. What entry should you make in an asset account to decrease an asset?
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5.What entry should you make in a liability account to decrease a liability?
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6. What entry should you make in the capital account to decrease the capital?
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Last modified April 5th, 2019 by Michael Brown

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Chartered accountant Michael Brown is the founder and CEO of Double Entry Bookkeeping. He has worked as an accountant and consultant for more than 25 years in all types of industries. He has been the CFO or controller of both small and medium sized companies and has run small businesses of his own. He has been a manager and an auditor with Deloitte, a big 4 accountancy firm, and holds a BSc from Loughborough University.

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