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Test your knowledge: questions.

1 How often must an auditor complete 80 hours of continuing professional education? What is the minimum amount allowable in any one given year?

A. Every 5 years/20 hours

B. Every 1.5 years/30 hours

C. Every 2 years/20 hours

D. There are no CPE requirements for those in the audit profession.

2 Who publishes the standards that apply to all Federal Government audits, or generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS)?

A. The Department of Defense Inspector General (DoD IG)

B. United States Department of Justice

C. There are no cross-federal agency accepted standards.

D. United States Government Accountability Office (U.S. GAO)

3 DoD internal audit organizations include (circle all that apply):

A. The Army Audit Agency

B. The Naval Audit Service

C. The Air Force Audit Agency

D. The Office of the Assistant Inspector General for Auditing (OIG, DoD)

4 Types of audits include:

A. Financial audits

B. Performance audits

C. Attestation engagements

D. All of the above

5 What is the first phase of a governmental audit?

A. Review

B. Report

C. Data collection

D. Inform the subject of the audit

TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE: ANSWERS

1 C. Every 2 years/20 hours

2 D. United States Government Accountability Office (U.S. GAO)

3 A. The Army Audit Agency

B. The Naval Audit Service

C. The Air Force Audit Agency

D. The Office of the Assistant Inspector General for Auditing (OIG, DoD)

4 D. All of the above

5 C. Data collection
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