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# &quot;On January 1, 2010, Fishbone Corporation sold a building that cost \$250,000 and that had accumulated depreciation of \$100,000 on the date of...

"On January 1, 2010, Fishbone Corporation sold a building that cost \$250,000 and that had accumulated depreciation of \$100,000 on the date of sale. Fishbone received as consideration a \$240,000 noninterest-bearing note due on January 1, 2013. There was no established exchange price for the building, and the note had no ready market. The prevailing rate of interest for a note of this type on January 1, 2010, was 9%. At what amount should the gain from the sale of the building be reported? (Round answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. 25,250.25.)
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On January 1, 2010, Fishbone Corporation purchased 300 of the \$1,000 face value, 9%, 10-year bonds of Walters Inc. The bonds mature on January 1, 2020, and pay interest annually beginning January 1, 2011. Fishbone purchased the bonds to yield 11%. How much did Fishbone pay for the bonds? (Round answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. 250,250.25. Hint: Use tables in text.)
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Fishbone Corporation bought a new machine and agreed to pay for it in equal annual installments of \$4,000 at the end of each of the next 10 years. Assuming that a prevailing interest rate of 8% applies to this contract, how much should Fishbone record as the cost of the machine? (Round answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. 25,250.25.)
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Fishbone Corporation purchased a special tractor on December 31, 2010. The purchase agreement stipulated that Fishbone should pay \$20,000 at the time of purchase and \$5,000 at the end of each of the next 8 years. The tractor should be recorded on December 31, 2010, at what amount, assuming an appropriate interest rate of 12%? (Round answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. 25,250.25.)
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Fishbone Corporation wants to withdraw \$120,000 (including principal) from an investment fund at the end of each year for 9 years. What should be the required initial investment at the beginning of the first year if the fund earns 11%? (Round answer to 0 decimal places, e.g. 250,250.)

## This question was asked on Mar 02, 2011.

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