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Stockholders' Equity (Word Scramble)

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Harold Averkamp, CPA, MBA

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1. The proceeds from issuing common or preferred stock is reported as paid-in or contributed ____________.

CAPITAL AATILCP
CAPITAL PLIAACT

2. A major section of stockholders' equity is ___________ earnings.

RETAINED DNTEARIE
RETAINED ERADTIEN

3. If a corporation has only one type of stock it will be __________ stock.

COMMON OMCONM
COMMON OMONCM

4. A corporation's income statement will not report a gain or loss from transactions involving its own ___________.

STOCK CTOSK
STOCK OCTKS

5. The cumulative amount of other ______________ income is reported as a separate amount within stockholders' equity.

COMPREHENSIVE NRSPHVOEIECME
COMPREHENSIVE HIOPCREVESMNE

6. A corporation's own stock that it has repurchased, but has not retired is _____________ stock.

TREASURY ARSTRUEY
TREASURY SYRTEURA

7. At the time that a corporation's board of directors declares a cash dividend, a current ____________ is created.

LIABILITY IIYATLILB
LIABILITY IALLIYTBI

8. When a small stock (not cash) dividend is declared, the _________ value of the new shares is transferred from retained earnings to paid-in capital.

MARKET TKMERA
MARKET EKMATR

9. A 100% stock dividend will provide stockholders with the same number of shares as a 2-for-1 stock _________.

SPLIT SLIPT
SPLIT LITSP

10. A cash dividend is based on the number of __________________ shares of stock.

OUTSTANDING IGUTNNTSADO
OUTSTANDING TTNDNSAOIUG

11. Stockholders' equity is the total ________ value of a corporation.

BOOK BKOO
BOOK BOOK

12. Stockholders' equity reports the owners' residual interest in the corporation's _________.

ASSETS ESSSAT
ASSETS SATSES

13. A major advantage of the corporation as a form of business is the stockholders' _________ liability.

LIMITED LTIIDEM
LIMITED MLDITEI

14. The cumulative amount of the corporation's earnings minus the cumulative amount of dividends declared is a general description of __________ earnings.

RETAINED NDEAITER
RETAINED DIRTEANE

15. A distribution of a part of a corporation's earnings to its stockholders.

DIVIDEND IDDVDNEI
DIVIDEND DEIDDVNI

16. A corporation might ___________ its retained earnings because of a future cash need.

RESTRICT RTERISTC
RESTRICT TRISRCET

17. A stock ________ will not cause a change in the balances of the stockholders' equity accounts.

SPLIT TLIPS
SPLIT PLTSI

18. A corporation that has omitted the dividends on its cumulative preferred stock needs to disclose that it has dividends in __________.

ARREARS ERRARAS
ARREARS EAARSRR

19. The difference in the number of issued shares of common stock and the number of outstanding shares of common stock is related to the number of shares of ___________ stock.

TREASURY RUSTYREA
TREASURY YRTEUARS

20. Preferred stock will have preferential treatment over common stock in liquidation and _____________.

DIVIDENDS DINDVSEDI
DIVIDENDS DDVNSIEID
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