# Class 11 Accountancy Introduction to Accounting: NCERT Solutions for Question 1

This page focuses on the detailed Introduction to Accounting question answers for Class 11 Accountancy Introduction to Accounting, addressing the question: 'Mr. Sunrise started a business for buying and selling of stationery with ₹ 5,00,000 as an initial investment. Of which he paid ₹ 1,00,000 for furniture, ₹ 2,00,000 for buying stationery items. He employed a sales person and clerk. At the end of the month he paid ₹ 5,000 as their salaries. Out of the stationery bought he sold some stationery for ₹ 1,50,000 for cash and some other stationery for ₹ 1,00,000 on credit basis to Mr. Ravi. Subsequently, he bought stationery items of ₹ 1,50,000 from Mr. Peace. In the first week of next month there was a fire accident and he lost ₹ 30,000 worth of stationery. A part of the machinery, which cost ₹ 40,000, was sold for ₹ 45,000. From the above, answer the following : 1. What is the amount of capital with which Mr. Sunrise started business? 2. What are the fixed assets he bought? 3. What is the value of the goods purchased? 4. Who is the creditor and state the amount payable to him? 5. What are the expenses? 6. What is the gain he earned? 7. What is the loss he incurred? 8. Who is the debtor? What is the amount receivable from him? 9. What is the total amount of expenses and losses incurred? 10. Determine if the following are assets, liabilities, revenues, expenses or none of the these: sales, debtors, creditors, salary to manager, discount to debtors, drawings by the owner.'. The solution provides a thorough breakdown of the question, highlighting key concepts and approaches to arrive at the correct answer. This easy-to-understand explanation will help students develop better problem-solving skills, reinforcing their understanding of the chapter and aiding in exam preparation.
Question 1