Fast Cars Inc. was authorized to issue 50,000 $1.50 preferred

Fast Cars Inc. was authorized to issue 50,000 $1.50 preferred shares and 300,000 common shares. During 2020, its first year of operations, the following selected transactions occurred:

5,500 of the preferred shares were issued at $13.00 per share; cash. Jan. 15,000 of the common shares were issued for a


a. Journalize the above transactions.

b. Prepare the equity section of Fast Car’s balance sheet at December 31, 2020.

c. The preferred shares are described as “$1.50 preferred shares.” Explain what the $1.50 means.

Balance Sheet
Balance sheet is a statement of the financial position of a business that list all the assets, liabilities, and owner’s equity and shareholder’s equity at a particular point of time. A balance sheet is also called as a “statement of financial...


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