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These are the homepages for large accounting related websites. Many specific sections or pages within these websites appear in the other tabs.
Accounting Basics for Students
(http://www.accounting-basics-for-students.com/- This site is based on the Accounting Basics book, written by Michael Celender. Six chapters containing 50 accounting tutorials are provided here free. Each of the chapters, which can be accessed from the left side of the page, consist of six to thirteen lessons.
(http://www.accountingcoach.com/online-accounting-course/60Xpg01.html). This explanation of accounting basics will introduce you to some basic accounting principles, accounting concepts, and accounting terminology. Once you become familiar with some of these terms and concepts, you will feel comfortable navigating through the explanations, drills, puzzles, and other features of AccountingCoach.com.
(http://www.accountingtools.com/) - Though much of the content is not free, there is also a significant amount of useful free information.
(http://www.dwmbeancounter.com/) - "Bean Counter is primarily an accounting educational and training site that offers free beginning bookkeeping and accounting tutorials, course, exams, tests, quizzes, and games with a dose of humor injected."
Khan Academy: Accounting and financial statements
(https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/accounting-and-financial-stateme) - This section consists of videos grouped into three categories: Cash versus accrual accounting, Three core financial statements, and Deprecation and amortization.
My Accounting Tutor
(http://www.my-accounting-tutor.com/) - Contains free lessons and video lectures, divided into manuals. Each manual is composed of several modules, which contain written and video lessons. The first introductory tutorials are of the type typically found in first semester accounting courses. The Financial Accounting Manual concludes this content, while the Managerial Accounting Manual is typical of content offered in second semester accounting classes. Requires a free username and password for all but the first module of each manual, which is obtained through email. Lessons can then be downloaded, printed, or saved.
Principles of Accounting
(http://www.principlesofaccounting.com/) - This website is selling some products but also offers many free resources. It provides chapter summaries of a 24 chapter accounting text arranged into 7 topics in tabs across the top of the page.Each topic covers 2-4 chapters. Mouse over a topic tab to display the chapters. Each includes a fairly detailed summary of the information in that chapter, video lectures, Excel Labs, as well as, interactive exercises, and key terms. The chapter summaries are attractively illustrated with graphs, table, and other images. Some of the content is more advanced than in other tutorials.
Questions and Answers by Topic
(http://www.accountingcoach.com/blog) - This part of the Accounting Coach website contains over 1000 questions and answers grouped by topic.
(http://www.accountingcoach.com/quizzes) - 32 quizzes on various accounting topics from Accouonting coach.