in a small stock dividend a paid in capital in excess of par is debited for the diff 644488
1. A stock dividend
a. decreases Common stock.
b. has no effect on total equity.
c. increases Retained earnings.
d. Items a, b, and c are correct
2. In a small stock dividend,
a. Paid in capital in excess of par is debited for the difference between the debits to Retained earnings and to Common stock.
b. Retained earnings is debited for the market value of the shares issued.
c. Common stock is debited for the par value of the shares issued.
d. Net income is always decreased.
3. Stock splits
a. decrease par value per share.
b. increase the number of shares of stock issued.
c. Both a and b
d. None of the above