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Elements of the Contest

The Accounting Contest is an hour-long contest consisting of 80 – 100 questions that focus on the elementary principles and practices of accounting for sole proprietorships, partnerships and corporations, and may include bookkeeping terminology, the worksheet with adjustments, income statement, balance sheet, trial balance, account classification, journalizing, posting, bank reconciliation, payroll and other items related to the basic accounting cycle.

Additional Information

Visit Kay Whitton’s website for additional information about and resources for the UIL Accounting contest.

Visit LaVerne Funderburk's Website for additional information on the UIL Accounting Contest.

State Contest Director

Kay Whitton

Integrating Accounting into Classroom Instruction