(Download) CBSE Class-12 2016-17 Sample Paper (Accountancy)
Time allowed – Three hours Maximum Marks: 80
1) This question paper contains two parts A and B.
2) Part A is compulsory for all.
3) Part B has two options – Financial Statements Analysis and Computerized
4) Attempt only one option of Part B.
5) All parts of a question should be attempted at one place.
PART A: ACCOUNTING FOR PARTNERSHIP FIRMS AND COMPANIES
Q1. A, B and C are partners sharing profits and losses in the ratio of 5:3:2.
C retired and his capital balance after adjustments regarding reserves,
accumulated profits/ losses and gain/loss on revaluation was `2,50,000. C was
paid `3,00,000 in full settlement. Afterwards D was admitted for 1/4th share.
Calculate the amount of goodwill premium brought by D.
Sol: Goodwill share of C= `3,00,000-`2,50,000= `50,000
Firm’s Goodwill = 50,000x10/2= `2,50,000
D’s share in Goodwill= `2,50,000x1/4= `62,500
Q2. A and B were partners in a firm. They admitted C as a new partner for 20%
share in the profits. After all adjustments regarding general reserve, goodwill,
gain or loss on revaluation, the balances in capital accounts of A and B were
`3,85,000 and `4,15,000 respectively. C brought proportionate capital so as to
give him 20% share in the profits. Calculate the amount of capital to be brought
Sol: Combined capital of A and B = `3,85,000+`4,15,000= `8,00,000
C’s share=1/5th of total capital
Remaining share= 1-1/5 =4/5
C’s capital= `8,00,000x5/4x1/5= `2,00,000
Q3. A and B are partners. The net divisible profit as per Profit and Loss
Appropriation A/c is `2,50,000. The total interest on partner’s drawing is
`4,000. A’s salary is `4,000 per quarter and B’s salary is `40,000 per annum.
Calculate the net profit/loss earned during this year.
Sol. Net Profit during the year=Divisible profits + Salary to partners –
Interest on Drawings = 2,50,000+16,000+40,000-4000= `3,02,000
Q4. ABC Ltd. purchased for cancellation its own 5,000, 9% Debentures of `100
each for `95 per debenture.
Brokerage charges `15,000 were incurred. Calculate the amount to be
transferred to capital reserve.
Amount paid for 5,000 Debentures=4,75,000+15,000= `4,90,000
The nominal value of debentures to be redeemed/cancelled= `5,00,000
Amount of profit on redemption to be transferred to capital reserve=
Q5. When can shares held by a shareholder be forfeited?
Answer: Shares held by a shareholder can be forfeited for the non-payment of
call money due.
Q6. A partnership firm has 50 members. All the partners have agreed to admit
Ram and Mohan as new partners. Can Ram and Mohan be admitted? Give reason in
support of your answer.
Answer: No, Ram and Mohan can’t be admitted as partners.
Reason--- As per the Companies Miscellaneous Rules, 2014 the Maximum number of
partners in a partnership firm can be 50.
Q7. Explain with an imaginary example how issue of debenture as collateral
security is shown in the balance sheet of a company when it is recorded in the
books of accounts.
A Ltd. obtained Loan of 1,00,000 from Indian Bank and issued 1200, 10%
Debentures of `100 each as Collateral security. The company recorded the issue
of debentures as collateral security by opening ‘Debenture Suspense Account.’
Present the issue of debentures in the Balance Sheet of the company.