# A plant that uses process costing

1. A plant that uses process costing has 8,000 units in beginning work in process, 15,000more started, and 5,000 units in the ending work in process. Using this information, answerthe following questions on a separate sheet of paper. Label each answer carefully andshow all of your work. (Each answer is worth 3 points.)a. How many units are there to account for?b. How many units are transferred using the average cost method?c. How many units are transferred using the first-in, first-out method?d. How many units were both started and completed during the period?2. The Spangle Company uses the process cost system and average costing. The followingprediction data are for the month of July:Use the form at the end of this examination to prepare a cost of production summary forthe month. (This problem is worth 15 points.)Production CostsWork in process, beginning of monthMaterials $2,500Labor 1,200Factory overhead 1,100 $4,800Costs incurred during the monthMaterials $13,500Labor 9,200Factory overhead 8,500 31,200$36,000Production Report UnitsIn process, beginning of month 500Finished and transferred during month 3,800Work in process, end of month 400Stage of completion 50%Use the form at the end of this examination to prepare a cost of production summary forthe month. (This problem is worth 15 points.) 3. The following data is for a production company:Beginning inventory 1,000 units, three-fourths completedFinished and transferred 16,000 unitsWork in process, end of month 2,000 units, one-half completedAssume that materials, labor, and factory overhead are added evenly throughout the process.On a separate sheet of paper, complete the following problems. Label each answer carefullyand show all your work.a. Using the average cost method, compute the equivalent production.b. Using the first-in, first-out method, compute the equivalent production.c. During the month, Department B received 10,000 units from Department A with a unitcost of $10; 2,000 of these units were lost during production in Department B.Determine the adjusted cost of these units.d. During the month, Department 2 received 8,000 from Department 1 with a unit cost of$15. Department 2 added materials that increased the number of units by 50%.Determine the adjusted cost of these units.(Each answer is worth 5 points.)4. Complete Problem P5-9 on pages 246247 in your textbook. Use the forms provided in theStudy Guide/Working Papers booklet on pages WP-161 to WP-170.(This problem is worth 20 points.)5. Complete Problem P6-9 on page 290 in your textbook. Use the forms provided in theStudy Guide/Working Papers booklet on pages WP-201 to WP-204.(This problem is worth 15 points.)6. Complete the Chapter 6 Mini-Case, Parts 1 and 2, on pages 291292 in your textbook.Use a separate sheet of paper. Label each answer and show all of your work.(This problem is worth 18 points.)for additional informationLesson 2 Process Cost Accounting Pages 67 74Please apply question 2 solution on the balance sheet. It is on pages 73 -74