Identify the item below that would cause the trial balance to not balance.

1. Identify the item below that would cause the trial balance to not balance? Multiple Choice a. A $1,480 collection of an account receivable was erroneously posted as a debit to Accounts Receivable and a credit to Cash. b. The purchase of office supplies on account for $3,260 was erroneously recorded in the journal as $2,360 debit to Office Supplies and $2,360 credit to Accounts Payable. c. A $290 cash receipt for the performance of a service was not recorded at all. d. The purchase of office equipment for $2,400 was posted as a debit to Office Supplies and a credit to Cash for $2,400. e. The cash payment of a $1,230 account payable was posted as a debit to Accounts Payable and a debit to Cash for $1,230. 2. The credit purchase of a new oven for $5,000 was posted to Kitchen Equipment as a $5,000 debit and to Accounts Payable as a $5,000 debit. What effect would this error have on the trial balance? Multiple Choice a. The total of the Debit column of the trial balance will exceed the total of the Credit column by $5,000. b. The total of the Credit column of the trial balance will exceed the total of the Debit column by $5,000. c. The total of the Debit column of the trial balance will exceed the total of the Credit column by $10,000. d. The total of the Credit column of the trial balance will exceed the total of the Debit column by $10,000. e. The total of the Debit column of the trial balance will equal the total of the Credit column. 3. The balances in Sanchez Accounting Services’ office supplies account on February 1 and February 28 were $850 and $225, respectively. If the office supplies expense for the month is $1,050, what amount of office supplies was purchased during February? Multiple Choice a. $425 b. $1,675 c. $850 d. $225 e. $1,075 4. On October 1, Goodwell Company rented warehouse space to a tenant for $2,600 per month and received $13,000 for five months’ rent in advance on that date, with the lease beginning immediately. The cash receipt was credited to the Unearned Rent account. The company’s annual accounting period ends on December 31. The Unearned Rent account balance at the end of December, after adjustment, should be: Multiple Choice a. $5,200. b.$7,800. c. $13,000. d. $2,600. e. $10,400.  

Answer

As multiple questions have been asked, only 1 can be answered at a time.
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The cash payment of a $1,230 account payable was posted as a debit to Accounts Payable and a debit to Cash for $1,230 would cause the trial balance to not balance
Option E is correct

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