Question: preston amp grover soap company manufactures powdered detergent phosphate is...
Preston & Grover Soap Company manufactures powdered detergent. Phosphate is placed in process in the Making Department, where it is turned into granulars. The output of Making is transferred to the Packing Department, where packaging is added at the beginning of the process. On July 1, Preston & Grover Soap Company had the following inventories:
|Work in Process—Making||7,700|
|Work in Process—Packing||10,030|
Departmental accounts are maintained for factory overhead, which both have zero balances on July 1.
Manufacturing operations for July are summarized as follows:
|a.||Materials purchased on account||$246,650|
|b.||Materials requisitioned for use:|
|Indirect materials—Making Department||6,380|
|Indirect materials—Packing Department||2,290|
|Direct labor—Making Department||$116,400|
|Direct labor—Packing Department||78,570|
|Indirect labor—Making Department||22,540|
|Indirect labor—Packing Department||40,410|
|d.||Depreciation charged on fixed assets:|
|e.||Expired prepaid factory insurance:|
|f.||Applied factory overhead:|
|g.||Production costs transferred from Making Department to Packing Department||$335,850|
|h.||Production costs transferred from Packing Department to Finished Goods||$528,560|
|i.||Cost of goods sold during the period||$530,500|
1. Journalize the entries to record the operations, identifying each entry by letter. For a compound transaction, if an amount box does not require an entry, leave it blank.
2. Compute the July 31 balances of the inventory accounts.
|Work in Process—Making Department||$|
|Work in Process—Packing Department||$|
3. Compute the July 31 balances of the factory overhead accounts.
|Factory Overhead—Making Department||$|
|Factory Overhead—Packing Department||$|