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    Total equity for Fong's business at year-end

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    I need help answering the following questions. (Hint: Use the accounting equation.)
    a. Fong's Medical Supplies has assets equal to $123,000 and liabilities equal to $53,000 at year-end.
    What is the total equity for Fong's business at year-end?

    b. At the beginning of the year, Beyonce Company's assets are $200,000 and its equity is $150,000.
    During the year, assets increase $70,000 and liabilities increase $30,000. What is the equity at the end of the year?

    c. At the beginning of the year, New Wave Company's liabilities equal $60,000. During the year, assets increase by $80,000, and at year-end assets equal $180,000. Liabilities decrease $10,000 during the year. What are the beginning and ending amounts of equity?

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    Answer the following questions. (Hint: Use the accounting equation.)

    Accounting Equation is:
    Assets = Liabilities + Equity

    a. Fong's Medical Supplies has assets equal to $123,000 and liabilities equal to $53,000 at year-end.
    What is the total equity for Fong's business at ...

    Solution Summary

    Response calculates the total equity for Fong's business at year-end

    $2.19