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2/1/12 McGraw-Hill's Connect - Ebook 1/13 Managerial Accounting, eBook 14/e Content Chapter3: Job-Order Costing Exercises All applicable exercises are available with McGraw-Hill's Connect Accounting . EXERCISE 3-1 Compute the Predetermined Overhead Rate [LO1 ] Logan Products computes its predetermined overhead rate annually on the basis of direct labor- hours. At the beginning of the year, it estimated that 40,000 direct labor-hours would be required for the period's estimated level of production. The company also estimated $466,000 of fixed manufacturing overhead expenses for the coming period and variable manufacturing overhead of $3.00 per direct labor-hour. Logan's actual manufacturing overhead for the year was $713,400 and its actual total direct labor was 41,000 hours. Required: Compute the company's predetermined overhead rate for the year. EXERCISE 3-2 Apply Overhead [LO2 ] Westan Corporation uses a predetermined overhead rate of $23.10 per direct labor-hour. This predetermined rate was based on a cost formula that estimated $277,200 of total manufacturing overhead for an estimated activity level of 12,000 direct labor-hours. The company incurred actual total manufacturing overhead costs of $266,000 and 12,600 total direct labor-hours during the period. Required: Determine the amount of manufacturing overhead that would have been applied to all jobs during the period. EXERCISE 3-3 Computing Job Costs [LO3 ] Weaver Company's predetermined overhead rate is $18.00 per direct labor-hour and its direct 2/1/12 McGraw-Hill's Connect - Ebook 2/13 labor wage rate is $12.00 per hour. The following information pertains to Job A-200: Required: 1. What is the total manufacturing cost assigned to Job A-200?... View Full Document

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