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Question 1 1. Mercury Company sells tickets in advance for its weekly productions and records the proceeds as Unearned Revenue. At the end of each month, the company makes an adjusting entry to account for the tickets used during the month (ticket revenue.) On March 1, the Unearned Revenue account had a credit balance of \$5,000. During March, Mercury sold 500 tickets at \$40 each, and 450 tickets were used during the month. What is the balance in Unearned Revenue at the end of March? Credit balance of \$7,000 Debit balance of \$5,000 Credit balance of \$5,000 Debit balance of \$7,000
5 points Question 2 1. Justice Company purchased a machine for \$15,000 two years ago. The machine had no residual value and had an estimated useful life of 10 years. If the company uses the straight-line depreciation method, calculate the current book value of the machine.
5 points Question 3 1. Jupiter Company signed a one-year \$36,000 note payable at 8% interest on March 1, 2019. How much interest expense must be accrued on May 31, 2019? (Round any intermediate calculations to two decimal places, and your final answer to the nearest whole number.)
5 points Question 4
1. A business purchased equipment for \$145,000 on January 1, 2019. The equipment will be depreciated over the five years of its estimated useful life using the straight-line depreciation method. The business records depreciation once a year on December 31. Which of the following is the adjusting entry required to record depreciation on the equipment for the year 2019? (Assume the residual value of the acquired equipment to be zero.)