The Transactions Listed Below Apply to Bates Company for Its

Question 126
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The transactions listed below apply to Bates Company for its first year in business.Assume that all transactions involve the receipt or payment of cash. Transactions for the year 2015: 1)Issued common stock to investors for $25,000 cash. 2)Borrowed $18,000 from the local bank. 3)Provided services to customers for $28,000. 4)Paid expenses amounting to $21,400. 5)Purchased a plot of land costing $22,000. 6)Paid a dividend of $15,000 to its stockholders. 7)Repaid $12,000 of the loan listed in item 2. Required: (a)Fill in the headings to the accounting equation shown below. (b)Show the effects of the above transactions on the accounting equation.Precede the amount with a minus sign if the transaction reduces that section of the equation. img