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28. Prior Industries acquired a 70 percent interest in Stevenson Company by purchasing 14,000 of its 20,000 outstanding shares of common stock at book value of $210,000 on January 1, 2010. Stevenson reported net income in 2010 of $90,000 and in 2011 of $120,000 earned evenly throughout the respective years. Prior received $24,000 dividends from Stevenson in 2010 and $36,000 in 2011. Prior uses the equity method to record its investment. Prior should record investment income from Stevenson during 2011 of: a. $36,000 b. $120,000 c. $84,000 d. $48,000 24. On February 5, Pryor Corporation paid $1,600,000 for all the issued and outstanding common stock of Shaw, Inc., in a transaction properly accounted for as an acquisition. The book values and fair values of Shaw's assets and liabilities on February 5 were as follows Book Value Fair Value Cash $ 160,000 $ 160,000 Receivables (net) 180,000 180,000 Inventory 315,000 300,000 Plant and equipment (net) 820,000 920,000 Liabilities (350,000) (350,000) Net assets $1,125,000 $1,210,000 What is the amount of goodwill resulting from the business combination? a. $-0-. b. $475,000. c. $85,000. d. $390,000.

 

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