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Yes, the accounting equation, total assets = total liabilities + total equity, may be rewritten to determine total debt as being equal to total assets - total of owner's equity. Simply stated, the total assets (the firm's value) is broken up between total debt (what you owe) and owner's equity (what you own).

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