ACCT 336 DeVry Week 6 Quiz
Question 1.1.(TCO 7) Elliot’s Escargots sells commercial and home snail extraction tools and serving pieces. Currently, the Serving Pieces Section takes up approximately 50% of the company’s retail floor space. The CEO of Elliot’s wants to decide if the company should continue offering Serving Pieces or focus only on Snail Extraction Tools. If the Serving Pieces are dropped, salaries and other direct fixed costs can be avoided and Snail Extraction sales would increase by 13%. Allocated fixed costs are assigned based on relative sales.
|Less cost of goods sold||500,000||700,000||1,200,000|
|Less Avoidable direct fixed costs:|
|Less Unavoidable allocated fixed costs:|
Prepare an incremental analysis in good form to determine the incremental effect on profit of discontinuing the snail extraction tool line. (Points : 6)
Question 2.2.(TCO 4) Paschal’s Parasailing Enterprises has estimated that fixed costs per month are $115,600 and variable cost per dollar of sales is $0.35 (6 points).
What is the break-even point per month in sales?
What level of sales is needed for a monthly profit of $70,000?
For the month of August, Paschal’s anticipates sales of $600,000. What is the expected level of profit?(Points : 6)
Question 3.3.(TCO 6) Princess Cruise Lines has the following service departments; concierge, valet, and maintenance. Expenses for these departments are allocated to Mediterranean and transatlantic cruises. Expenses for the departments are totaled (both variable and components are combined) and as follows.
The sea miles logged are 5,000,000 for the Mediterranean and 20,000,000 for the transatlantic voyages.
Based upon the sea miles logged, allocate the service department costs (6 points).
Question 4.4.(TCO 9) Thurman Munster, the owner of Adams Family RVs, is considering the addition of a service center his lot. The building and equipment are estimated to cost $1,200,000, and both the building and equipment will be depreciated over 10 years using the straight-line method. The building and equipment have zero estimated residual value at the end of 10 years. Munster’s required rate of return for this project is 12%. Net income related to each year of the investment is as follows.
|Income before taxes||160,000|
|Taxes at 40%||64,000|
(A) Determine the net present value of the investment in the service center. Should Munster invest in the service center?
(B) Calculate the internal rate of return of the investment to the nearest 0.5%.
(C) Calculate the payback period of the investment.
(D) Calculate the accounting rate of return. (Points : 8)
Question 5.5.(TCO 5) The following information relates to Vice Versa Ventures for calendar year 20XX, the company’s first year of operations.
|Selling price per unit||$30|
|Direct material per unit||$5|
|Direct labor per unit||$5|
|Variable manufacturing overhead per unit||$2|
|Variable selling cost per unit||$3|
|Annual fixed manufacturing overhead||$160,000|
|Annual fixed selling and administrative expense||$80,000|
(a) Prepare an income statement using full costing.
(b) Prepare an income statement using variable costing. (Points : 8)
Question 6.6.(TCO 8) Leekee Shipyards has a new barnacle-removing product for ocean-going vessels. The company invests $1,200,000 in operating assets and plans to produce and sell 400,000 units per year. Leekee wants to make a return on investment of 20% each year. Leekee needs to know what price to charge for this product.
Use the absorption costing approach to determine the markup necessary to make the desired return on investment based on the following information.
|Variable Manufacturing Overhead||$1.00|
|Fixed Manufacturing Overhead||$100,000|
|Variable Selling and Administrative Expense||$0.10|
|Fixed Selling and Administrative Expense||$100,000|
(Points : 6)