Contractors of Federally Funded Projects
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Contractors of Federally Funded Projects
This quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions and covers the material in Chapter 14. Be sure you are in Chapter 14 when you take the quiz.
- Question 1
This law requires that the wages of laborers and mechanics employed by the contractors of federally funded projects be paid at prevailing local wage rates.• Question 2
Government Auditing Standards characterizes government engagements into which of the following three categories?
• Question 3
‘‘Generally accepted government auditing standards’’ (GAGAS) refers to standards incorporated in
• Question 4
Which of the following is a Yellow Book standard in respect to independence?
• Question 5
Government Auditing Standards must be adhered to in all financial audits except of
• Question 6
The Yellow Book’s general standards are issued by the
• Question 7
Federal funds must be used only for activities that are within the scope of the grant would be a(n)
• Question 8
In reporting the results of a performance audit, it is appropriate for the auditors to
• Question 9
Per the GAO standards, an auditor’s working papers must
• Question 10
The process of specifically directing federal funds to a particular program is called:
• Question 11
Which of the following statements is incorrect about GAO standards pertaining to performance audits?
• Question 12
Auditors who perform government audits must complete 80 hours of continuing professional education every two years, of which ____ hours must be related directly to government auditing.
• Question 13
Which of the following is not a General Auditing Standard for financial audits?
• Question 14
Which of the following is not reported upon in the Schedule of Findings and Questioned Costs?
• Question 15
In discerning the objectives of a program to be audited, the auditors should give the least credibility to
Government and Not-for-Profit
Test Quiz 7
Instructions This quiz consists of 30 multiple choice questions. The first 15 questions cover the material in Chapter 12. The second 15 questions cover the material in Chapter 13. Be sure you are in the correct Chapter when you take the quiz.
Grace Church, a nondenominational not-for-profit entity, operates a school in connection with the Church. This year members of the Church decided to construct a new wing on the school with six classrooms. The Church hired an architect and a construction supervisor. The bulk of the labor for construction was donated by Church members who were willing workers but not necessarily skilled carpenters. Materials for the construction cost $300,000 and the paid labor was $100,000. The fair value of the completed building is $1 million. When the building is completed what should be the balance in the asset account ‘Building’ and the account ‘Contributed Revenue.’
Restricted gifts to not-for-profit organizations
FASB requires the focus of external financial reporting be on
United Charities’ annual fund-raising drive in 2001 raised pledges of $600,000 of which $400,000 were collected in 2001 and $100,000 were collected in 2002. United Charities estimates $75,000 of the remaining pledges will never be collected. The increase in temporarily restricted net assets in 2001 as a result of the fundraising drive is
The National Association for the Preservation of Wildlife received $10,000 from a benefactor to support the overall objective of the organization. This amount will be recognized as revenue
Revenues of a not-for-profit organization should be reported as
FASB requires that all not-for-profit organizations report expenses
Voluntary health and welfare organizations must also report expenses by
The basis of accounting used by not-for-profit organizations in their external financial reports is
Simplex Games, a not-for-profit entity organized to provide athletic competition opportunities for high school students, utilizes a number of volunteers in carrying out its mission. At the 2002 Games 50 volunteers provided a total of 1000 hours of service performing tasks such as picking up litter and delivering water to the athletes. A local CPA firm donates its services to prepare the annual tax return and other federal and state required paperwork which must be filed to maintain its status as a tax-exempt organization. During 2002 the CPA firm provided 50 hours of service. If purchased, the CPA services would have cost $50 per hour and the game workers would have cost $5 per hour. How much contributed service revenue should Simplex Games recognize in 2002?
During the annual fundraising drive, the Cancer Society raised $900,000 in pledges of financial support for their general operations. By the fiscal year-end, the Society had collected $600,000 of the pledges. The Society estimates that 10% of the remaining pledges will be uncollectible. The NET amount of revenue the Society should recognize during the current year from this pledge drive is
A not-for-profit Art Museum that has elected not to capitalize its art collection receives a donation of a rare piece of Tlinket Indian art. The donor paid $8,000 for the piece several years ago. Today the piece has an estimated fair value of $50,000. What entry should the Art Museum make upon receipt of this donation?
Question 13 Mary’s Extended Care Center, a not-for-profit entity, enjoys the services of a group of high school age people who each agree to work three afternoons a week for three hours each afternoon performing a variety of patient-related services such as writing letters for those who are unable to do so, delivering mail to the patient rooms, and pushing wheel-chair patients across the grounds. The services rendered by these young people enhance the quality of life for the residents. They could not be provided if they were not donated because there are not enough resources to do so. The past year the young people donated 5000 hours in total. The services would have cost $6.00 per hour if they had been purchased but they were worth $10 an hour to St. Mary’s. What is the amount of contributed revenue that should be recognized by St. Mary’s related to these services?
Not-for-profit organizations should report interest and dividends earned and restricted for long-term purposes in which of the following categories?
Not-for-profit organizations report their cash flows in which of the following categories?
For a not-for-profit college or university, which of the following categories of net assets is NOT appropriate in its external financial statements?
A consortium of physicians agree to provide services to the employees of a large County government. The agreement calls for monthly payments from the County to the consortium in the amount of $100,000 per month. County employees are not billed for services rendered by the consortium. All County employees are required to use the consortium under their health care program (any services rendered to County employees by other physicians are not covered under the health plan). During the period the consortium performed services for County employees for which it would have billed $85,000. The consortium referred patients to other health care providers for services they could not perform. The consortium estimates that it will be billed $5,000 for those services. The amount of revenue that should be recognized by the consortium is
A hospital estimates, based on past experience, that it will incur $5 million in malpractice claims as a result of services rendered in the current period. The hospital carries a malpractice insurance policy with a yearly $2 million deductible clause. The amount that should appear on its year-end financial statement as Claims Expense (Loss) should be
Intermountain Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider, issued $70 million in term bonds to finance construction of a new wing at its main hospital. Terms of the bond issue require that $5 million of the proceeds of the bond issue be invested in U.S. government securities. The $5 million must be held until maturity of the bonds. The $5 million will increase which class of net assets?
New College, a private college, received a $1 million donation. The donor specified that the principal of her gift could not be used for program activities but the earnings on the principal must be used to provide scholarships to academically qualified students in the business school. The $1 million gift would increase which of the following categories of net assets?
A hospital carried a 2-year malpractice insurance policy that allows for retroactive premium adjustments based on experience (claims actually incurred). The basic premium is $150,000 for the 2-year policy payable in advance. At the end of the first year the hospital estimates that it will have to pay an additional $40,000 in premiums as a result of claims filed in the current year and it estimates that it will incur additional premiums in the second year of $50,000 as a result of claims filed in the second year. The amount of insurance expense that should appear on the financial statements at the end of the first year should be
An accountant has encountered a perplexing financial reporting issue related to the private college for which he is preparing financial statements. The issue is not specifically addressed by FASB Statements. To what standards would the accountant now look for guidance?
For financial reporting purposes, private not-for-profit health care providers are within the jurisdiction of the
For financial reporting purposes, private not-for-profit colleges and universities are within the jurisdiction of the
Kale Hospital, a not-for-profit entity, received a pledge from a donor in support of a fund raising effort by the Hospital to finance construction of a new facility for cancer treatment. The donor promised to pay $1 million in equal annual installments of $100,000 over the next 10 years. The present value of the gift at the risk-free interest rate is $736,000. The amount of unrestricted revenue that should be recognized by Kale in the year of the gift is
Which of the following entities should recognize depreciation expense on its operating statement?
For financial reporting purposes, state supported colleges and universities are within the jurisdiction of the
For financial reporting purposes, government hospitals are within the jurisdiction of the
During the current year, St. Mary’s Hospital (a not-for-profit entity) earned, based on its normal billings rate, $1 million in patient service revenues. Many of these patients belong to a health plan that has an established pay schedule. Based on the specific services rendered to members of the plan, the hospital estimates that $.05 million will not be collectible from the plan or the patient. Some of the patients are Hospital employees. These employees are given a 50% discount on the services rendered. Employee discounts for the current year total $.01 million. Some of the patients are uninsured and the hospital estimates that of the amount billed to the uninsured patients, $.2 million will not be collectible (bad debts). The amount of net patient service revenues for St. Mary’s Hospital for the current year is
Kale Hospital, a not-for-profit entity, received a pledge from a donor in support of a fund-raising effort by the Hospital to finance construction of a new facility for cancer treatment. The donor promised to pay $1 million in equal annual installments of $100,000 over the next 10 years. The present value of the gift at the risk-free interest rate is $736,000. The amount of restricted revenue that should be recognized by Kale in the year of the gift is
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