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    Using the Direct Write Off Method

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    Gilkey Construction Company writes of the account of Arthur Blanks of $78,000. The journal entry to record this under the direct write off method is:

    A) Bad Debts Expense 78,000
    Accounts Receivable - Arthur Blanks 78,000
    B) Allowance for doubtful accounts 78,000
    Bad Debts Expense 78,000
    C) Allowance for doubtful accounts 78,000
    Accounts Receivable - Arthur Blanks 78,000
    D) Accounts Receivable - Arthur Blanks 78,000
    Allowance for doubtful accounts 78,000

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    A) Bad Debts Expense 78,000
    Accounts Receivable - Arthur Blanks 78,000

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