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Stockholders' Equity (Word Scramble)

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1. The proceeds from issuing common or preferred stock is reported as paid-in or contributed ____________. CAPITAL TIPLACA Unscramble
2. A major section of stockholders' equity is ___________ earnings. RETAINED NARDEITE Unscramble
3. If a corporation has only one type of stock it will be __________ stock. COMMON MOOCNM Unscramble
4. A corporation's income statement will not report a gain or loss from transactions involving its own ___________. STOCK KSOCT Unscramble
5. The cumulative amount of other ______________ income is reported as a separate amount within stockholders' equity. COMPREHENSIVE IVEHSNOREMCPE Unscramble
6. A corporation's own stock that it has repurchased, but has not retired is _____________ stock. TREASURY RATYSERU Unscramble
7. At the time that a corporation's board of directors declares a cash dividend, a current ____________ is created. LIABILITY IYBLATIIL Unscramble
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 KRMTEA Unscramble
9. A 100% stock dividend will provide stockholders with the same number of shares as a 2-for-1 stock _________. SPLIT IPTSL Unscramble
10. A cash dividend is based on the number of __________________ shares of stock. OUTSTANDING GDTOANTINSU Unscramble
11. Stockholders' equity is the total ________ value of a corporation. BOOK KOBO Unscramble
12. Stockholders' equity reports the owners' residual interest in the corporation's _________. ASSETS STSASE Unscramble
13. A major advantage of the corporation as a form of business is the stockholders' _________ liability. LIMITED MELTIDI Unscramble
14. The cumulative amount of the corporation's earnings minus the cumulative amount of dividends declared is a general description of __________ earnings. RETAINED DRIEATEN Unscramble
15. A distribution of a part of a corporation's earnings to its stockholders. DIVIDEND INVIEDDD Unscramble
16. A corporation might ___________ its retained earnings because of a future cash need. RESTRICT CRITSTER Unscramble
17. A stock ________ will not cause a change in the balances of the stockholders' equity accounts. SPLIT TPSIL Unscramble
18. A corporation that has omitted the dividends on its cumulative preferred stock needs to disclose that it has dividends in __________. ARREARS SRARERA Unscramble
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 REYASTRU Unscramble
20. Preferred stock will have preferential treatment over common stock in liquidation and _____________. DIVIDENDS IDISNEVDD Unscramble
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