Chapter 4 Homework Solution
E4-6 Recording Seven Typical Adjusting Entries
Golf Universe is completing the accounting process for the year just ended, December 31, 2007.
The transactions during 2007 have been journalized and posted. The following data with respect
to adjusting entries are available in requirement 1:
Identify each of these transactions as a deferred revenue, deferred expense, accrued
revenue, or accrued expense.
Using the process illustrated in the chapter, for each situation record the adjusting entry
that should be recorded for Golf Universe at December 31, 2007.
Office supplies on hand at January 1, 2007, was $250. Office supplies
purchased and debited to Office Supplies during the year amounted to
$550. The year-end count showed $350 of supplies on hand.
Wages earned by employees during December 2007, unpaid and
unrecorded at December 31, 2007, amounted to $3,400. The last payroll
was December 28; the next payroll will be January 6, 2004.
Three-fourths of the basement of the store is rented for $1,300 per month
to another merchant, Klondike Shoes and Sandals. Klondike Shoes and
Sandals sells compatible, but not competitive, merchandise. On November
1, 2007, the store collected six months' rent in the amount of $7,800 in
advance from Klondike Shoes and Sandals; it was credited in full to
Unearned Rent Revenue when collected.
The remaining basement space is rented to Carlen's Emporium for $390
per month, payable monthly. On December 31, 2007, the rent for
November and December 2007 had not been collected or recorded.
Collection is expected January 10, 2004.
The store used delivery equipment that cost $31,000 and $6,200 was the
estimated depreciation for 2007.
On July 1, 2007, a two-year insurance premium amounting to $3,900 was
paid in cash and debited in full to Prepaid Insurance. Coverage began on
July 1, 2007.
Golf Universe operates a repair shop to meet its own needs. The shop also
does repairs for Klondike Shoes and Sandals. At the end of December 31,
2007, Klondike Shoes and Sandals had not paid for $450 in completed
alterations. This amount has not yet been recorded as Repair Shop
Revenue. Collection is expected during January 2004.