A video of five example transactions at Cedar Point Amusement Park

For this blog post, I have created a video in which I walk through the journal entries for five hypothetical transactions at Cedar Point Amusement Park. This video is appropriate for the beginning of an introductory financial accounting course. The transactions covered include: Sell admission to the park; purchase merchandise inventory for the gift shop; rent lockers to guests; pay employees; and borrow money.

You can view the video (5:20 minutes) on YouTube at https://youtu.be/GNZtAzUFSwE. Feel free to share the video link with your students. The video is close captioned.

Have a great day!


About Dr. Wendy Tietz, CPA, CMA, CSCA, CGMA

Dr. Wendy Tietz is a professor of accounting at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, USA. She is also a textbook author with Pearson Education.

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