Illini Company has the following estimated costs for next year:
The company estimates that 16,000 direct labor and 106,000 machine hours will be worked during the year. If overhead is applied on the basis of direct labor hours, the predetermined overhead rate per direct labor hour will be:
The Hoffman Company uses predetermined overhead rates to apply manufacturing overhead to jobs. The predetermined overhead rate is based on machine hours in the Mixing Department and direct labor cost in the Assembly Department. At the beginning of the year, the company made the following estimates:
What predetermined overhead rates would be used in the Mixing and Assembly Departments, respectively?
110% and $15
$5.00 and 50%
$8.00 and 50%
$5.00 and 200%
Which of the following statements is (are) true?
Companies that produce many different products or services are more likely to use job-order costing systems than process costing systems.
Job-order costing systems are used by service firms and process costing systems are used by manufacturing firms.
Costs are traced to departments and then allocated to units of product when job-order costing is used.
All of the answers are correct.
In a job-order cost system, indirect materials costs would be recorded as a debit to:
Work in Process.
In a job order cost system, the use of direct materials would be recorded as a debit to:
Finished Goods inventory.
Raw Materials inventory.
Work in Process inventory.
Duffy Company's predetermined overhead rate is based on direct labor costs. The company's Work in Process inventory account has a balance of $2,400, which relates to the one job that was in process at the end of an accounting period. The related job cost sheet includes total charges of $400 for direct materials and $1,000 for direct labor. The company's predetermined overhead rate, as a percentage of direct labor costs, must be:
Quante Company uses a predetermined overhead rate based on direct labor hours (DLHs) to apply manufacturing overhead to jobs. At the beginning of the year, the company estimated manufacturing overhead would be $200,000 and DLHs would be 20,000. The actual figures for the year were $215,000 for manufacturing overhead and 21,000 DLHs. The cost records for the year will show:
overapplied overhead of $5,000.
underapplied overhead of $5,000.
overapplied overhead of $10,000.
underapplied overhead of $10,000.
Clarke Company's predetermined overhead rate is based on direct labor hours (DLHs). At the beginning of the current year, the company estimated that its manufacturing overhead would total $220,000 during the year. During the year, the company incurred $200,000 in actual manufacturing overhead costs. The Manufacturing Overhead account showed that overhead was underapplied by $8,000 during the year. If the predetermined overhead rate was $40.00 per DLH, how many DLHs were worked during the year?
Costa Company manufactures a specialty line of silk-screened ties. The company uses a job-order costing system. During the month, the following costs were incurred on Job 1041: direct materials $54,800 and direct labor $19,200. In addition, selling and shipping costs of $28,000 were incurred on the job. Manufacturing overhead was applied at the rate of $25 per machine-hour (MH) and Job 1041 required 320 MHs. If Job 1041 consisted of 5,000 ties, the cost of goods sold per tie was:
Centrum Company uses a job-order costing system. Manufacturing overhead is applied to Work in Process inventory using a predetermined overhead rate. During the current month, the company's transactions included the following:
The company had no beginning or ending inventories in the current month. What was the cost of goods manufactured?