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Problem: Palm Beach Motel accepts advance telephone reservations for rooms during its summer tourist season, but requires a 20% cash deposit by June 1. The realization principle indicates that the room rental revenue from these guests should be recognized in the period that the: a. Telephone reservation is received. b. 20% deposit is received. c. Guests stay in the motel. d. 80% balance is collected.

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Palm Beach Motel accepts advance telephone reservations for rooms during its summer tourist season, but requires a 20% cash deposit by June 1. The realization principle indicates that the room rental revenue from these guests should be recognized in the period that the:

a. Telephone reservation is received.

b. 20% deposit is received.

c. Guests stay in the motel.

d. 80% balance is collected.

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