# ACCT 344 Cost Accounting - DeVry

ACCT 344 Homework, Quizzes Week 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and Week 8 Final Exam
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ACCT 344 Week 1 Homework
ACCT 344 Week 2 Homework
ACCT 344 Week 3 Homework
ACCT 344 Week 5 Homework
ACCT 344 Week 6 Homework
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ACCT 344 Week 1 Quiz
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1, Question: (TCO 2) Which cost assignment method would likely assign the cost of heating in a plant that makes beds and dressers when the bed product line is the cost object?
2, Question: (TCO 2) Which cost is an example of product costs?
3. Question: (TCO 2) Period costs do not include
4. Question: (TCO 2) Based on the following information, which are the conversion costs? Beginning work-in-process inventory \$160,000 Ending work-in-process inventory \$180,000 Cost of goods manufactured \$500,000 Direct materials used \$130,000
5. Question: (TCO 2) Based on the following information, which are the prime costs for the year? Cost of goods manufactured \$380,000 Beginning work-in-process inventory \$140,000 Ending work-in-process inventory \$120,000 Manufacturing overhead \$70,000
6. Question: (TCO 2) The absolute maximum production activity of a manufacturing firm is called
7. Question: (TCO 2) Which item is a basic costing system record in a job-order costing system?
8. Question: (TCO 2) Which firm would make extensive use of job-order costing?
9. Question: (TCO 2) ABC Manufacturing Company has the following total job cards. Job A \$6,500 Job B \$5,630 Job C \$3,825 Job D \$3,800 Job E \$6,300 Job F \$4,200 Jobs A and B were in Finished Goods Inv. at the beginning of the month. Jobs C and D were in Work-in-Process at the beginning of the month. Jobs E and F were started during the month. At the end of the month, Jobs A and E were sent to customers. At the end of the month, Jobs C, E, and F were completed and sent to finished goods. Which is the cost of goods sold for the month?
10. Question: (TCO 2) Action Corporation uses activity-based costing to apply overhead to jobs within a job-order costing system. The following overhead activities were budgeted for the year.
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ACCT 344 Week 2 Quiz
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1. Question: (TCO 3) The appropriate cost accounting system to use when inventory items are produced on an assembly line is
2. Question: (TCO 3) As production occurs, materials, direct labor, and applied manufacturing overhead are recorded in
3. Question: (TCO 3) “Equivalent units” expresses all activity of the period in terms of
4. Question: (TCO 3) Holly Inc. manufactures dolls. The following data were provided for production results for the current month. 0 Units, beginning work-in-process 300 Units started ? Units completed 100 Units, ending work-in-process (40% complete) Which are the equivalent units?
5. Question: (TCO 3) When products and their costs are moved from one process to the next process, these costs are referred to as
6. Question: (TCO 3) Keller Inc. manufactures office chairs. The following data were provided for production results for the current month. 0 Units, beginning work-in-process 6,000 Units started ? Units completed 2,000 Units, ending work-in-process \$440,000 Cost of direct materials \$64,000 Cost of conversion Ending inventory is 100% complete for materials and 20% complete for conversion. How many units were started and completed?
7. Question: (TCO 3) The two methods used to determine equivalent units of production are
8. Question: (TCO 3) Abby Corp. adds raw materials to production at the beginning of the process in the Assembly Dept. Materials data for this department for the current month are as follows.
9. Question: (TCO 3) The following information was provided by Sally Company...........How many equivalent units for materials would there be using the weighted average method?
10. Question: (TCO 3) The material cost per equivalent unit using the weighted average method is calculated as
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ACCT 344 Week 3 Quiz
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1. Question: (TCO 8) A predetermined overhead rate is calculated using which formula?
2. Question: (TCO 8) All of the following are unit-based activity drivers EXCEPT
3. Question: (TCO 8) A department that is capital intensive most likely would use a predetermined departmental overhead rate based on which activity base?
4. Question: (TCO 8) Star Inc. uses a job-order costing system to account for product costs. The following information was provided for the current year. Materials placed in production \$160,000 Indirect labor \$50,000 Direct labor (10,000 hours) \$180,000 Depreciation of factory building \$80,000 Other factory overhead \$130,000 Increase in work-in-process inventory \$45,000 Factory overhead rate per direct labor hour \$25 Which is the amount of under- or overapplied overhead for Star Inc.?
5. Question: (TCO 8) Acme Company manufactures two products (anvils and barrels). Overhead costs (\$84,000) have been divided into three cost pools, which use the following activity drivers…….
6. Question: (TCO 8) Which is NOT a limitation of a plantwide overhead rate?
7. Question: (TCO 8) The resources consumed by the activity in producing its output are called
8. Question: (TCO 8) Which is NOT part of the cost dimension of the activity-based management model?
9. Question: (TCO 8) Which is an example of a non-value-added manufacturing activity?
10. Question: (TCO 8) The process that involves choosing among various sets of activities that are caused by competing strategies is called......
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ACCT 344 Week 5 Quiz
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1. Question: (TCO 7) A common cost occurs
2. Question: (TCO 7) Which would be the most appropriate base for allocating the costs of the housekeeping department?
3. Question: (TCO 7) The Ruling Company assigns plant administration costs to the production departments based on the number of employees. Which would NOT be a good combination of common costs with an activity driver?
4. Question: (TCO 7) Joint costs are allocated because of
5. Question: (TCO 7) Which method allocates support department costs?
6. Question: (TCO 7) Joint costs are
Question: (TCO 7) Which method allocates joint production costs based on the pounds of product produced?
7. Question: (TCO 7) DeeDee Corporation manufactures the following products in its factory. \$400,000 of costs were incurred…………How much joint cost would be allocated to Product A based on the physical units method?
8. Question: (TCO 7) Sally Corporation manufactures four products. The following data were provided by the cost accountant for the current year……….
9. Question: (TCO 7) Lamb Inc. processes wool into four grades of yarn as follows…….Which is the amount of joint costs assigned to Superwash Wool using the constant gross margin percentage method?
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ACCT 344 Week 6 Quiz
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1. Question: (TCO 5) Which is NOT a component of the master budget?
2. Question: (TCO 5) The budgets that are comprehensive financial plans made up of various individual departmental and activity budgets are the...........
3. Question: (TCO 5) The budget committee
4. Question: (TCO 5) Which is a financial budget?
5. Question: (TCO 5) When budgets are used for control,
6. Question: (TCO 5) Flexible budgets do NOT provide
7. Question: (TCO 5) Volume variances examine differences between
8. Question: (TCO 5) Goal congruence means
9. Question: (TCO 5) Participative budgeting has which potential problem?
10. Question: (TCO 5) Bored Manufacturing has projected the following………Which is the total amount of overhead included in the overhead budget?
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ACCT 344 Week 8 Final Exam
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Question 1. (TCO 2) Which cost is NOT a period cost? (Points : 5)
Question 2. (TCO 2) Which product would use job-order costing? (Points : 5)
Question 3. (TCO 3) As production occurs, materials, direct labor, and applied manufacturing overhead are recorded in (Points : 5)
Question 4. (TCO 8) A company keeps 60 days of materials inventory on hand to avoid shutdowns due to materials shortages. Carrying costs average \$5,000 per day. A competitor keeps 30 days of inventory on hand, and the competitor's carrying costs average \$2,000 per day. The value-added costs are (Points : 5)
Question 5. (TCO 8) Which is a value-added activity? (Points : 5)
Question 6. (TCO 1) The break-even point is (Points : 5)
Question 7. (TCO 1) The Kringel Company provides the following information. Sales (200,000 units) \$500,000 Manufacturing costs Variable \$170,000 Fixed \$30,000 Selling and administrative costs Variable \$80,000 Fixed \$20,000 Which is the break-even point in units for Kringel? (Points : 5)
Question 8. (TCO 7) Which would be the most appropriate base for allocating the costs of the maintenance department? (Points : 5)
Question 9. (TCO 7) Yo Department Store incurred \$8,000 of indirect advertising costs for its operations. The following data have been collected for 2013 for its three departments……….How much of the indirect advertising costs will be allocated to the Cosmetics Department if newspaper ad space is the activity driver?(Points : 5)
Question 10. (TCO 5) Which best describes zero-base budgeting? (Points : 5)
Question 11. (TCO 5) Bug Company manufactures buggies. Manufacturing a buggy takes 20 units of wood and 1 unit of steel. Scheduled production of buggies for the next 2 months is 500 and 600 units, respectively. Beginning inventory is 4,000 units of wood and 30 units of steel. The ending inventory of wood is planned to decrease 500 units in each of the next 2 months, and the steel inventory is expected to increase 5 units in each of the next 2 months. How many units of wood are expected to be used in production during the second month? (Points : 5)
Question 12. (TCO 4) Which statement is true? (Points : 5)
Question 13. (TCO 6) Using more highly skilled direct laborers might affect which variance? (Points : 5)
Question 14. (TCO 6) Which equation measures the total budget variance? (Points : 5)…………(TCO 1) George Corporation has an estimated monthly sales of 12,000 units for \$80 per unit. Variable costs include manufacturing costs of \$50 and distribution costs of \$20. Fixed costs are \$60,000 per month. Required: Determine each of the following values. a. Unit contribution margin b. Monthly break-even unit sales volume Create a contribution margin-based income statement. (Points : 30)
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Question 1. (TCO 1) George Corporation has an estimated monthly sales of 12,000 units for \$80 per unit. Variable costs include manufacturing costs of \$50 and distribution costs of \$20. Fixed costs are \$60,000 per month……Required: Determine each of the following values. a. Unit contribution margin b. Monthly break-even unit sales volume Create a contribution margin-based income statement. (Points : 30)
Question 2. (TCO 7) Darling Manufacturing Inc. manufactures two products, A and B, from a joint process. A single production costs \$5,000 and results in 200 units of A and 800 units of B. To be ready for sale, both products must be processed further, incurring seperable costs of \$3 per unit for A and \$4 per unit for B. The market price for Product A is \$15 and for Product B is \$10…..Required: Allocate joint production costs to each product using the net realizable value method. (Points : 30)
Question 3. (TCO 6) Santa Inc. manufactures toys based on the following information……....Required: Compute the following variances (show calculations). a. Materials usage variance b. Labor rate variance -c. Fixed overhead budget variance (Points : 30)
Question 4. (TCO 4) Toshi Company incurred the following costs in manufacturing desk……During the period, the company produced and sold 1,000 units. a. What is the inventory cost per unit using absorption costing? b. What is the inventory cost per unit using variable costing? (Points : 30)
Question 5. (TCO 8) Musical Instruments Company manufactures two products (trumpets and trombones). Overhead costs (\$175,000) have been divided into three cost pools that use the following activity drivers..........Required (show all calculations) a. What is the allocation rate for trumpets per setup using activity-based costing? b. What is the allocation rate for trumpets per machine hours using activity-based costing? c. What is the allocation rate for trumpets per packing order using activity-based costing? (Points : 30)
Question 6. (TCO 5) The Baxter Corporation has the following budgeted and actual results……Required: Prepare a performance report for all costs, showing flexible budget variances (indicate F or U).