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Accelerated depreciation

Accelerated depreciation methods for financial reporting are most likely to have which of the following effects on a company’s financial ratios during the early years of an asset’s life?

a. Lower current ratio.

b. Higher asset turnover ratio.

c. Lower debt-to-equity ratio.

(b).  But why can’t the answer also be (a)?  

Thanks in advance.

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because depreciation is applied to long-term assets, and the current ratio deals with more liquid short-term assets