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Campbell Inc. produces and sells outdoor equipment. On July 1, Year 1, Campbell issued $64,100,000 of 10-year, 10% bonds at a market (effective) interest rate of 9%, receiving cash of $68,268,872. Interest on the bonds is payable semiannually on December 31 and June 30. The fiscal year of the company is the calendar year.

Required:

If an amount box does not require an entry, leave it blank.

1. Journalize the entry to record the amount of cash proceeds from the issuance of the bonds on July 1, Year 1.

Cash
Premium on Bonds Payable
Bonds Payable

2. Journalize the entries to record the following:

a. The first semiannual interest payment on December 31, Year 1, and the amortization of the bond premium, using the straight-line method. (Round to the nearest dollar.)

Interest Expense
Premium on Bonds Payable
Cash

b. The interest payment on June 30, Year 2, and the amortization of the bond premium, using the straight-line method. (Round to the nearest dollar.)

Interest Expense
Premium on Bonds Payable
Cash

3. Determine the total interest expense for Year 1. Round to the nearest dollar.
$

4. Will the bond proceeds always be greater than the face amount of the bonds when the contract rate is greater than the market rate of interest?

5. Compute the price of $68,268,872 received for the bonds by using Exhibit 5 and Exhibit 7. (Round to the nearest dollar.) Your total may vary slightly from the price given due to rounding differences.

Present value of the face amount $
Present value of the semi-annual interest payments $
Price received for the bonds $
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