auditing mcqs

9th-class-result-2022

The client changed method of depreciation from straight line to written down value method. This has been disclosed as a note to the financial statements. It has an immaterial effect on the current financial

The client changed method of depreciation from straight line to written down value method.

Incorrect

Adverse opinion

Incorrect

Qualified opinion

Correct

Unqualified opinion

Incorrect

Disclaimer of opinion

The auditor has serious concern about the going concern of the company. It is dependent on company’s obtaining a working capital loan from a bank which has been applied for

The auditor has serious concern about the going concern of the company.

Incorrect

qualified opinion

Correct

unqualified opinion with reference to notes to the accounts

Incorrect

unqualified opinion

Incorrect

disclaimer of opinion

Which of the following statements is not correct about materiality?

Which of the following statements is not correct about materiality?

Correct

At the planning state, the auditor considers materiality at the financial statement level only

Incorrect

Materiality is a relative concept

Incorrect

Materiality judgments involve both quantitative and qualitative judgments

Incorrect

Auditor’s consideration of materiality is influenced by the auditor’s perception of the needs of an informed decision maker who will rely on the financial statements

You have been proposed as auditor of a company. What is the first step that you should take?

You have been proposed as auditor of a company. What is the first step that you should take?

Incorrect

Obtain the existing auditor’s working papers

Correct

Obtain the client’s permission to communicate with the existing auditor

Incorrect

Obtain a copy of the company’s most recent board minutes

Incorrect

Obtain a copy of the existing auditor’s letter of engagement

Which of the following are fundamental ethical principles for professional accountants? 1 Competence 2 Compliance 3 Integrity 4 Objectivity

Which of the following are fundamental ethical principles for professional accountants? 1 Competence 2 Compliance 3 Integrity 4 Objectivity

Correct

1, 3 and 4 only

Incorrect

1, 2 and 3 only

Incorrect

1, 2 and 4 only

Incorrect

2, 3 and 4 only