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Write a 1,000 to 1,250 word paper that addresses the following points about your 1 day food intake: o Review your iProfile Journal, the dietary reference intake (DRI), and the iProfile Intake Spreadsheet. Does your dietary intake for the day you recorded provide a healthful diet? Why or why not? o Did you consume the recommended DRI from each of the food groups, vitamins, and minerals? o Which groups of foods are underrepresented or overrepresented in your diet? If you did not consume the recommended number of servings from each group, explain why. Propose how you might consume the recommended number of servings from each group in the future. o Did your diet provide an adequate variety of foods, or were your choices limited? Refer to the Food Pyramid in iProfile to see how you fulfilled your goals for the various food pyramid groups. If you did not eat a variety of foods, how might you expand your field of choices? o Compare your diet to that of the sample profile for Kelly Watson. Whose diet provides the best opportunity for health and well being? Which profile provides the best philosophy of health? Provide a rationale for your answers. Note: Please see the instructions in iProfile found within the heading/link Sampe Profile for the gathering of Kelly Watson s profile information. After it has been saved and downloaded, it will arrive as a zip file. Be sure to unzip/extract the profile information for Kelly Watson before importing the data into iProfile. If the information is not unzipped/extracted , an error message will be received. Cite two references other than the course texts. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Business Plan You want to start your own business. You found an investment group that is willing to give you the capital needed for the first year of your business, but only if you can convince them you have a solid plan for the success of this business. Your investor is very concerned with how the accounting functions of this business will be handled. Write a 700 to 1,050 word paper based on the scenario above. Persuade your investor to put up the capital by addressing the following questions in your business plan: o What is the name of your business? o What type of business structure is it sole proprietorship, partnership, or corporation? Why did you choose that structure? o What type of services or products does your business provide? o What role will accounting play in the start up of your business? o What type of work characteristics will you look for when hiring your accounting staff? o What education should a person have in budgeting, internal controls, and cash management before going into business? o What kinds of internal controls will you put in place for the business? o How will your managers use financial information to predict outcomes for your business?

Write a 750 to 1,050 word paper in APA format, including citations and references, summarizing your ideas about internal controls. Include the following: o An introduction to internal controls, explaining in your own words the two primary goals of internal control o A description of how the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002 has affected internal controls o An explanation of why a company that announces deficiencies in its internal controls would probably experience a fall in the price of its stock o A synopsis of what you consider to be the limitations of internal controls Cite specific examples. o A conclusion that summarizes your main points o A comparison of the internal control principles of (1) establishing responsibility, (2) using physical, mechanical, and electronic controls, (3) segregation of duties, and (4) independent internal verification.

You have been asked by management to explain the variances in costs under your inpatient capitated contract. The following data is provided. Budget Actual Inpatient Costs $12,568,500 $16,618,350 Members 42,000 42,000 Admission Rate 0.070 0.095 Case Mix Index 0.90 0.85 Cost per Case (CMI = 1.0) $4,750 $4,900 Problem 1: What dollar amount of the total variance is attributed to Enrollment Variance? Problem 2: What dollar effect did the increased admission rate have on cost? Problem 3: The intensity of care delivered dropped from a budgeted case mix of 0.90 to an actual case mix of 0.85. What dollar effect did this have on actual costs? Problem 4: Costs per case increased to $4,900 from a budgeted value of $4,750. This increased actual total costs by what amount? Problem 5: Using the information in the table below, calculate the amount of the unfavorable rate variance. Then select the letter from the list below that shows the correct answer. Budgeted Actual Volume 200,000 190,000 Revenue per unit $40 $37 Revenue $8,000,000 $7,030,000 a) $400,000 b) $570,000 c) $970,000 d) $600,000 e) cannot calculate with given information Problem 6: Using the information in the table below, determine how much of the supplies variance is due to a change in volume. Then select the letter from the list below that shows the correct answer. Budgeted Actual Variance Volume 1,000 1,100 100 Supplies $10,000 $12,750 $2,750 Fixed labor $20,000 $22,250 $2,250 $5,000 a) $ 900 b) $1,000 c) $1,050 d) $1,250 e) $1,500

Post by Day 3 your perspective on the balance you have or do not have between your work life and your personal life. In what ways could you incorporate socially responsible action in this balance? If you feel that you do not have a balance between the two, discuss ways in which you could reasonably achieve balance. Support your assertions by making at least 2 references, in proper APA format.