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##### ACC 205 Week 3 Assignment (Inventory) ~ A + Tutorial With References

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1. Specific identification method. Boston Galleries uses the specific identification method for inventory valuation. Inventory information for several oil paintings follows.;Painting;Cost;1/2 Beginning inventory;Woods;\$11,000;4/19 Purchase;Sunset;21,800;6/7 Purchase;Earth;31,200;12/16 Purchase;Moon;4,000;Woods and Moon were sold during the year for a total of \$35,000. Determine the firm?s;a. cost of goods sold.;b. gross profit.;c. ending inventory.;2. Inventory valuation methods: basic computations. The January beginning inven?tory of the White Company consisted of 300 units costing \$40 each. During the first quarter, the company purchased two batches of goods: 700 Units at \$44 on February 21 and 800 units at \$50 on March 28. Sales during the first quarter were 1,400 units at \$75 per unit. The White Company uses a periodic inventory system. Using the White Company data, fill in the following chart to compare the results obtained under the FIFO, LIFO, and weighted-average inventory methods.;FIFO;LIFO;Weighted Average;Goods available for sale;\$;\$;\$;Ending inventory, March 31;Cost of goods sold;3. 3. Perpetual inventory system: journal entries. At the beginning of 20X3, Beehler Company implemented a computerized perpetual inventory system. The first transactions that occurred during 20X3 following.;Purchases on account: 500 units @ \$4 = \$2,000;Sales on account: 300 of the above units = \$2,550;Returns on account: 75 of the above unsold units;The company president examined the computer-generated journal entries for these transactions and was confused by the absence of a Purchases account.;a. Duplicate the journal entries that would have prepared on the computer printout.;b. Calculate the balance in the firm?s Inventory account.;c. Briefly explain the absence of the Purchases account to the company president.;4. Inventory valuation methods: computations and concepts. Wave Riders Surfboard Company began business on January 1 of the current year. Purchases of surfboards were as follows;1/3;Purchase 100 boards @ \$125;3/17;Sold 50 boards @ \$130;5/9;5/9: 246 boards @140;7/3;400 boards @ \$150;10/23;74 boards @ \$160;Wave Riders sold 710 boards at an average price of \$250 per board. The company uses a periodic inventory system.;Instructions;a. Calculate cost of goods sold, ending inventory, and gross profit under each of the following inventory valuation methods;First-in, first-out;Last-in, first-out;Weighted average;b. Which of the three methods would be chosen if management?s goal is to;(1) produce an up-to-date inventory valuation on the balance sheet?;(2) approximate the physical flow of a sand and gravel dealer?;(3) report low earnings (for tax purposes) for a separate electronics company that has been experiencing declining purchase prices?;5. Depreciation methods. Betsy Ross Enterprises purchased a delivery van for \$30,000 in January 20X7. The van was estimated to have a service life of 5 years and a resid?ual value of \$6,000. The company is planning to drive the van 20,000 miles annually. Compute depreciation expense for 20X8 by using each of the following methods;a. Units-of-output, assuming 17,000 miles were driven during 20X8;b. Straight-line;c. Double-declining-balance;6. Depreciation computations. Alpha Alpha Alpha, a college fraternity, purchased a new heavy-duty washing machine on January 1, 20X3. The machine, which cost \$1,000, had an estimated residual value of \$100 and an estimated service life of 4 years (1,800 washing cycles). Calculate the following;a. The machine?s book value on December 31, 20X5, assuming use of the straight-line depreciation method;b. Depreciation expense for 20X4, assuming use of the units-of-output depreciation method. Actual washing cycles in 20X4 totaled 500.;c. Accumulated depreciation on December 31, 20X5, assuming use of the double-declining-balance depreciation method.;7. Depreciation computations: change in estimate. Aussie Imports purchased a specialized piece of machinery for \$50,000 on January 1, 20X3. At the time of acquisition, the machine was estimated to have a service life of 5 years (25,000 operating hours) and a residual value of \$5,000. During the 5 years of operations (20X3 - 20X7), the machine was used for 5,100, 4,800, 3,200, 6,000, and 5,900 hours, respectively.;Instructions;a. Compute depreciation for 20X3 - 20X7 by using the following methods: straight line, units of output, and double-declining-balance.;b. On January 1, 20X5, management shortened the remaining service life of the machine to 20 months. Assuming use of the straight-line method, compute the company?s depreciation expense for 20X5.;c. Briefly describe what you would have done differently in part (a) if Aussie Imports had paid \$47,800 for the machinery rather than \$50,000 In addition, assume that the company incurred \$800 of freight charges \$1,400 for machine setup and testing, and \$300 for insurance during the first year of use.

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