Managerial Accounting 505 Week 2 Quiz

Managerial Accounting 505 Week 2 Quiz - The Work in Process...

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Managerial Accounting 505 Week 2 Quiz Week 2 Quiz - In job-order costing, all of the following statements are correct with respect to labor time and cost except: C. A machine operator performing routine annual maintenance work on a piece of equipment would charge the maintenance time to a specific job. Those hours should be charged to overhead For which situation(s) below would an organization be more likely to use a job-order costing system of accumulating product costs rather than a process costing system? B. A costume maker that makes specialty costumes for figure skaters Each one is unique, therefore a job order system is correct Which of the following companies would be most likely to use a job-order costing system rather than a process costing system? C. shipbuilding Same reason as the one above
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Unformatted text preview: The Work in Process inventory account of a manufacturing company shows a balance of $2,400 at the end of an accounting period. The job cost sheets of the two uncompleted jobs show charges of $400 and $200 for direct materials, and charges of $300 and $500 for direct labor. From this information, it appears that the company is using a predetermined overhead rate, as a percentage of direct labor costs, of: C. 125% $2,400 - ($400 + $200) - ($300 + $500) = $1,000 $1,000 / ($300 + $500) = 125% If a company applies overhead to jobs on the basis of a predetermined overhead rate, a credit balance in the Manufacturing Overhead account at the end of any period means that: B. more overhead cost has been charged to jobs than has been incurred during the period. Source(s): 35 years of accounting experience...
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course AC505 AC505 taught by Professor Dillan during the Spring '10 term at Keller Graduate School of Management.

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