ACC349.Week1 (1) - E8-11 Allied Companys Small Motor...

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E8-11 Allied Company’s Small Motor Division manufactures a number of small motors used in household and office appliances. The Household Division of Allied then assembles and packages such items as blenders and juicers. Both divisions are free to buy and sell any of their components internally or externally. The following costs relate to small motor LN233 on a per unit basis. Fixed cost per unit $ 5 Variable cost per unit 8 Selling price per unit 30 Instructions (a) Assuming that the Small Motor Division has excess capacity, compute the minimum acceptable price for the transfer of small motor LN233 to the Household Division. (b) Assuming that the Small Motor Division does not have excess capacity, compute the minimum acceptable price for the transfer of the small motor to the Household Division. (c) Explain why the level of capacity in the Small Motor Division has an effect on the transfer price. A) Variable cost + 0 opportunity cost = min. transfer price $8 + $0 =$8 B) Variable cost + opportunity cost = Minimum Transfer priceopportunity cost: 20-8 = $12 C) The level of capability in the Small Motor Division has on effect on the transfer price because ifthere is zero capacity, that means all units are to be sold for the
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This note was uploaded on 01/01/2012 for the course ACCOUNTING Intermedia taught by Professor Varied during the Spring '11 term at University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

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ACC349.Week1 (1) - E8-11 Allied Companys Small Motor...

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