# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 490612323

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain the purpose of a petty cash account.

Definition

Explanation should include
  • uses of petty cash
  • procedures for replenishing account funds
  • the importance of a timely balancing of the account.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How would a petty cash account be set up?
  • Who should be in charge of a petty cash account?
  • How are petty cash transactions documented?

Related Standards of Learning

English

11.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts including employment documents and technical writing.
  1. Apply information from texts to clarify understanding of concepts.
  2. Read and correctly interpret an application for employment, workplace documents, or an application for college admission.
  3. Analyze technical writing for clarity.
  4. Paraphrase and synthesize ideas within and between texts.
  5. Draw conclusions and make inferences on explicit and implied information using textual support.
  6. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  7. Analyze false premises, claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.
  8. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, sarcasm, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  9. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical thinking questions about the text(s).