a. What is an accounting information system?
b. Explain three reasons AIS is an important area of study for future accountants.
c. List and discuss the five parts of a generic accounting information system.
d. Identify five broad criteria you can use to evaluate information on the Internet and in other sources.
e. In a manner specified by your instructor (e.g., individually or with a group, as a written paper or as an oral presentation), prepare an original response to one or more of the questions for this chapter’s “AIS in the Business World.”