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Question;Broadening;your perspective 18-1 ?Decision Making Across Your Organization?;BYP 18-1;Martinez Company has decided to introduce a new product. The new product can be;manufactured by either a capital-intensive method or a labor-intensive method.;The manufacturing method will not affect the quality of the product. The;estimated manufacturing costs by the two methods are as follows.;Capital-Intensive Labor Intensive;Direct;Materials $5 per unit $5.50 per unit;Direct Labor $6 per unit $8.00 per unit;Variable;Overhead $3 per unit $4.50 per unit;Fixed;manufacturing costs $2,508,000 $1,538,000;Martinez?s;market research department has recommended an introductory unit sales price of;$30. The incremental selling expenses are estimated to be $502,000 annually;plus $2 for each unit sold, regardless of manufacturing method.;a);Determine the annual unit;sales volume at which Martinez Company would be indifferent between the two;manufacturing methods.;In not more than 170 words answer the above;question in (a)Writea;paper of no more than 350 words after completing Exercise 19-17 in WileyPLUS in;which you respond to the following questions:In this case, would it be better to use the variable or;absorption costing method, and why?;What are the benefits of the two methods?;Which method would lead to the best decision when a competitor;is submitting a lower bid for your product?;Make sure your response and references;are consistent with APA Format;="msonormal">


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