Acct434 Advanced Cost Management: Week 4 Problem 2 - Zenon Chemical, Inc. processes pine rosin

Acct434 Advanced Cost Management
Week 4

Problem 2
Zenon Chemical, Inc. processes pine rosin into three products: turpentine, paint thinner, and spot remover. During May, the joint costs of processing were $240,000. Production and sales value information for the month is as follows:

Product Units Produced Sales Value at Splitoff Point

Turpentine 6,000 liters 60,000

Paint thinner 6,000 liters 50,000

Spot remover 3,000 liters 25,000

Question: Determine the amount of joint cost allocated to each product if the physical-measure method is used.
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