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CBSE Question Paper 2014 class 12 Accountancy

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CBSE Question Paper 2014 class 12 Accountancy conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi in the month of March 2014. CBSE previous year question papers with solution are available in myCBSEguide mobile app and cbse guide website. The Best CBSE App for students and teachers is myCBSEguide which provides complete study material and practice papers to cbse schools in India and abroad.

CBSE Question Paper 2014 class 12 Accountancy

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CBSE Question Paper 2014 class 12 Accountancy

Class 12 Accountancy list of chapters

Accountancy Part I

  1. Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organisation
  2. Accounting for Partnership: Basic Concepts
  3. Reconstitution of a Partnership Firm – Admission of a Partner
  4. Reconstitution of Partnership Firm – Retirement/Death of a Partner
  5. Dissolution of Partnership Firm

Accountancy Part II

  1. Accounting for Share Capital
  2. Issue and Redemption of Debentures
  3. Financial Statements of a Company
  4. Analysis of Financial Statements
  5. Accounting Ratios
  6. Cash Flow Statement

CBSE Question Paper 2014 class 12 Accountancy

General Instruction:

(i) This question paper contains three parts A, B and C.

(ii) Part A is compulsory for all candidates.

(iii) Candidates can attempt only one part of the remaining part B and C.

(iv) All parts of the questions should be attempted at one place.

Part A

(Accounting for Partnership Firms and Companies)

1. Give any one purpose for which the amount received as ‘Securities Premium’ may be utilized. (1)

2. Why heirs of a retiring/deceased partner are entitled a share of goodwill of the firm? (1)

3. What is the maximum amount of discount at which forfeited shares can be re-issued? (1)

4. Give the meaning of Debenture’. (1)

5. Distinguish between ‘Dissolution of Partnership’ and ‘Dissolution of Partnership Firm’ on the basis of closure of books. (1)

6. X, Y and Z are partner sharing profits in the ratio of  and . Find the new ratio of remaining partners if Z retires. (1)

7. What is meant by ‘Reconstitution of a Partnership Firm? (1)

8. BG. Ltd issued 2,000, 12% debenture of Rs. 100 each on 1st April 2012. The issue was fully subscribed. According to the terms of issue on the debentures is payable half-yearly on 30th September and 31st March and the tax deducted at source is 10%.

Pass necessary journal entries related to debenture interest for the half-yearly ending 31st March 2013 and transfer of interest on debentures of the year to the statement of Profit & Loss. (3)

9. Saloni and Shrishti was partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 7 : 3. Their capitals were Rs. 2,00,000 and Rs. 1,50,000 respectively. The admitted Aditi on 1st April 2013 as a new partner for  share in future profits. Aditi brought Rs. 1,00,000 as her capital. Calculate the value transaction on Aditi’s admission. (3)

10. Pass necessary journal entries in the following cases: (3)

(i) Pharma Ltd. redeemed 2500, 12% debentures of Rs. 100 each issued at a discount of 6% by converting them into equity of Rs. 100 each issued at a premium of 25%.

(ii) Jain Ltd. converted 2000, 12% debentures of Rs. 100 each issued at par into equity shares of Rs. 100 each issued at a premium of 25%.

11. Pass necessary journal entries of the following transactions in the books of Rajan Ltd: (4)

(a) Rajan Ltd. purchased machinery of Rs. 7,20,000 form Kundan Ltd. The payment was made to Kundan Ltd. by issue of equity shares of Rs. 100 each at 10% discount.

(b) Rajan Ltd. Purchased a running business from Vikas Ltd. for a sum for a sum of Rs. 2,50,000 payables as Rs. 2,20,00 in fully paid equity shares of Rs. 10 each and balance by a bank draft. The assets and liabilities consisted of the following:

Plant & machinery Rs. 90,000; Building Rs. 90,000; Sundry Debtors Rs. 30,000; stock Rs. 50,000; Cash Rs. 20,000; Sundry creditors Rs. 20,000.

12. Satnam and Qureshi after doing their MBA decided to start a partnership firm to manufacture ISI marked electronic goods for economically weaker section of the society. Satnam also expressed his willingness to admit Juliee as a partner without capital who is especially abled but a very creative and intelligent friend of him. Qureshi agreed to this. They formed a partnership on 1st April 2012 on the following terms: (4)

(i) Satnam will contribute Rs. 4,00,000 and Qureshi will share profits in the ratio of 2 : 2 : 1.

(ii) Interest on capital will be allowed @6% p.a.

Due to shortage of capital Satnam contributed Rs. 50,000 on 30th September 2012 and Qureshi contributed Rs. 20,000 on 1st January 2013 as additional capital. The profit of the firm for the year ended 31st March 2013 was Rs. 3,37,800.

(a) Identify any two values which the firm wants to communicate to the society.

(b) Prepare Profit & Loss Appropriation Account for the year ending 31st March 2013.

13. Virad, Vished and Roma were partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 5 : 3 : 2 respectively. On March 31, 2013, their Balance Sheet was as under: (4)

Balance Sheet of Virad. Vished and Roma as on March 31, 2013

LiabilitiesAmount Rs.AssetsAmount Rs.

Virad 3,00,000

Vished 2,50,000

Roma 1,50,000

Reserve Fund






















Virad died on October 1, 2013. It was agreed between his executors and the remaining partner’s that:

(a) Goodwill of the firm be valued at  years purchase of average profits for the last three years. The average profits were Rs. 1,50,000.

(b) Interest on capital be provided at 10% p.a.

(c) Profit for the year 2013 – 14 be taken as having accrued at the same rate as that of the previous year which was Rs. 1,15,000.

Prepare Virad’s Capital Account to be presented to his Executors as on October 1, 2013.

14. On 1st April 2012 Janta ltd. was formed with an authorized capital of Rs. 50,00,000 divided into 1,00,000 equity shares of Rs. 50 each. The company issued prospectus inviting applications for 90,000 shares. The issue price was payable as under: (4)

On Application: Rs. 15

On Allotment: Rs. 20

On Call: Balance amount

The issue was fully subscribed and the company allotted shares of the applicants. The company did not make the call during the year.

Show the following:

(a) Share capital in the Balance Sheet of the company as per revised schedule – VI – Part – I of the Companies Act, 1956.

(b) Also prepare ‘Notes to accounts’ for the same.

15. Abdul, Kadir and Kasim were partners in a firm manufacturing blankets. They are sharing profits in the ratio of 5 : 3 : 2. Their capitals on 1st April 2012 were Rs. 2,00,000; Rs. 1,00,000 and Rs. 3,00,000 respectively. After the floods in Uttaranchal, all partners decided to help the flood victims personally.

For this Naveen withdrew Rs. 20,000 from the firm on 1st September 2012. Seerat instead of withdrawing cash from the firm took blankets amounting to Rs. 12,000 from the firm and distributed to the flood victims. On the other hand, Hina withdrew Rs. 1,00,000 from her capital on 1st January 2013 and set up a centre to provide medical facilities in the flood affected area.

The partnership deed provided for charging interest on drawing @ 6% p.a. After the Final Account were prepared, it was discovered that interest on drawings had not been charged.

Give the necessary adjusting journal entry and show the working notes clearly. Also state any two values that the partners wanted to communicate to the society. (6)

16. Jayant and Ramakant were partners in a firm. On 31st March 2013, their Balance Sheet was a follow: (6)

Balance Sheet of Jayant and Ramakant as on 31st March 2013

LiabilitiesAmount Rs.AssetsAmount Rs.

Workmen Compensation


Jayant’s Current Account

















Ramakant’s Current Account









On above date the firm was dissolved:

(a) Jayant took over 40% of the stock at 10% less than its book value and the remaining stock was sold for Rs. 15,000. Furniture realized Rs. 20,000

(b) An unrecorded investment was sold for Rs. 3,000. Machinery was sold at a loss of Rs. 75,000.

(c) Debtors realized Rs. 10,000.

(d) There was an outstanding bill for repair for which Rs. 38,000 were paid.

Prepare Realisation Account.

17. XYZ Ltd. invited application for 40,000 equity shares of Rs. 100 each at a discount of 6%. The amount was payable as follow: (8)

On Application and allotment – Rs. 90 per share.

On First and Final Call – the balance amount.

Application for 60,000 shares were received. Applications for 10,000 shares were rejected and shares were allotted on pro-rata basis to remaining applicants. Excess application money received on application and allotment was adjust towards sums due on first and final call. The calls were made. A shareholder, who applied for 50 shares, failed to pay the first and final call money. His shares were forfeited. All the forfeited shares were re-issued at Rs. 97 per share fully paid up.

Pass necessary journal entreis for the above transactions in the books of XYZ Ltd.


AB ltd. invited applications for issuing 75,000 equity shares of Rs. 100 each at a premium of Rs. 30 per share. The amount was payable as follows:

On Application and Allotment – Rs. 85 per share (including premium)

On First and final call – the balance Amount

Applications for 1,27,000 shares were received. Applications for 27,500 shares were rejected and share were allotted on pro – rata basis to the remaining applicants. Excess money received on application and allotment was adjusted towards sums due to first and final call. The calls were made. A Shareholder, who applied for 1,000 shares, failed to pay the first and final call money. His Shares were forfeited. All the forfeited shares were reissued at Rs. 150 per share fully paid up.

Pass necessary Journal entries for the above transactions in the books of AB Ltd.

18. Mohan and Mahesh were partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 3 : 2. On 1st April 2012 they admitted Nusrat as a partner in the firm. The Balance Sheet of Mohan and Mahesh on that date was as under: (8)

Balance Sheet of Mohan and Mahesh as on 1st April 2012

Liabilities Amount Rs.AssetsAmount Rs.

Workmen’s Compensation Fund

General Reserve


Mohan 1,00,000

Mahesh 80,000









Cash in Hand














It was great that:

(i) The Value of Building and stock be appreciated to Rs. 3,80,000 and Rs. 1,60,000 respectively.

(ii) The liabilities of workmen’s compensation fund was determined at Rs. 2,30,000.

(iii) Nusrat brought in her share of goodwill Rs. 1,00,000 in cash.

(iv) Nusrat was to bring further cash as would make her capital equal to 20% of the combined capital of Mohan and Mahesh after above revaluation and adjustments are carried out.

(v) The future profit sharing ratio will be Mohan , Mahesh ,  Nusrat .

Prepare Revaluation Account, Partner’s Capital Accounts and Balance Sheet of the new firm. Also show clearly calculation of Capital brought by Nusrat.


Kushal, Kumar and Kavita were partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 3 : 1 : 1. On 2st April 2012 their Balance sheet was as follows:

Balance Sheet of Kushal, Kumar and Kavita as on 1st April 2012

Liabilities Amounts Rs.AssetsAmount Rs.

Bills payable

General Reserve


Kushal 3,00, 000

Kumar 2,80,000

Kavita 3,00,000










Debtors 2,00,000

Less: Provision 10,000













On the above date Kavita and the following was agreed:

(i) Goodwill of the firm was valued at Rs. 40,000.

(ii) Land was to be appreciated by 30% and building was to be depreciated by Rs. 1,00,000.

(iii) Value of furniture was to be reduced by Rs. 20,000.

(iv) Bad debts reserve is to be increased to Rs. 15,000.

(v) 10% of the amount payable to Kavita was paid in cash and the balance was transferred to her loan Account.

(vi) Capitals of Kushal and Kumar will be in proportion to their new profit sharing ratio. The surplus/deficit, if any in their Capital Accounts will be adjusted through Current Accounts.

Prepare Revaluation Account, Partner’s Capital and Balance Sheet of Kushal and Kumar After Kavita’s Retirement.

Part B

(Financial Statement Analysis)

19. State any one limitation of ‘Analysis of Financial Statements’. (1)

20. What is meant by ‘Cash Equivalents’ While preparing Cash Flow Statement? (1)

21. State the objective of preparing ‘Cash Flow Statement’. (1)

22. Under Which major sub-heading the following items will be placed in the Balance sheet of a company as per revised schedule – VI, Part I of the companies Act, 1956: (3)

(i) Accured Incomes

(ii) Loose Tools

(iii) Provisional for employee’s benefits

(iv) Unpaid dividend

(v) Short term loans

(vi) Long term loans.

23. From the following ‘Statement of Profit & Loss’ for the year ended 31st March 2013, prepare a ‘Comparative Statement of Profit & Loss’ of Vidya Ltd. (4)

ParticularsNote no.2012-13 Rs.2011-12 Rs.
Revenue from operation

Other income








Rate of income tax was 50%.

24. (a) From the following, compute Debt-Equity Ratio: (4)

Long term Borrowings

Long-term Provisions

Current Liabilities








(b) The current ratio of Y Ltd. is 2 : 1. State with reason which of the following transactions would (i) increase; (ii) Decrease or (iii) not change the ratio.

(1) Trade receivable included debtors of Rs. 40,000 which were received.

(2) Company purchased furniture of Rs. 45,000. The vendor was paid by issue of equity shares of Rs. 10 each at par.

25. Prepare a Cash Flow Statement on the basis of the information given in the Balance Sheets of Liva Ltd. As at 31.3.2013 and 31.3.2012: (6)

ParticularNote No.31.3.2013 Rs. 31.3.2012
I. Equity and Liabilities

1. Shareholders’ funds

(a) Share Capital

(b) Reserve & Surplus

2. Non-current Liabilities

(a) Long term-borrowings

3. Current Liabilities

(a) Trade Payables


















II. Assets

1. Non-current Assets

(a) Fixed Assets

(i) Tangible Assets

(b) non-current Investments

2. Current Assets

(a) Current-Investment (marketable)

(b) Inventories

(c) Trade Receivables

(d) Cash and Cash-equivalents

























Notes of Accounts:

Particulars2013 Rs.2012 Rs.
Reserves and Surplus

Surplus (balance in statement of profit and loss)





Part C

(Computerized Accounting)

19. What is meant by ‘Table’? (1)

20. What is meant by ‘procedure’ as a component of Computerized Accounting System? (1)

21. What is SQL? (1)

22. Give one advantage and two limitations of computerized Accounting System. (3)

23. Explain any four advantage of data Base Management System. (4)

24. Explain ‘Sequential’ and ‘Mnemonic’ codes. (4)

25. Calculate the formulae from the following information of Excel for computing the amounts for: (6)

(a) Dearness Allowance, Basis pay upto Rs. 25,000 at 20% and above it at 25%.

(b) Tax payable, Basis pay upto Rs. 25,000 at 15% and 20% above that.

(c) Net salary, adding Dearness allowance and deducting Tax Payable from Basis pay.

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