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E 14?3: Determine the price of bonds; issuance; effective interest LO14?2 The Bradford Company issued 10% bonds, dated January 1, with a face amount of $80 million on January 1, 2013. The bonds mature on December 31, 2022 (10 years). For bonds of similar risk and maturity, the market yield is 12%. Interest is paid semiannually on June 30 and December 31. Required: 1. Determine the price of the bonds at January 1, 2013. 2. Prepare the journal entry to record their issuance by The Bradford Company on January 1, 2013. 3. Prepare the journal entry to record interest on June 30, 2013 (at the effective rate). 4. Prepare the journal entry to record interest on December 31, 2013 (at the effective rate). E 14?8: Investor; straight-line method LO14?2 (Note: This is a variation of the previous exercise modified to consider the investor?s perspective.) Universal Foods sold the entire bond issue described in the previous exercise to Wang Communications. Required: 1. Prepare the journal entry to record the purchase of the bonds by Wang Communications on January 1, 2013. 2. Prepare the journal entry to record interest revenue on June 30, 2013. 3. Prepare the journal entry to record interest revenue on December 31, 2020.

 

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