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You have just been hired by FAB Corporation, the manufacturer of a revolutionary new garage door opening device. The president has asked that you review the companys costing system and do what you can to help us get better control of our manufacturing overhead costs. You find that the company has never used a flexible budget, and you suggest that preparing such a budget would be an excellent first step in overhead planning and control After much effort and analysis. you determined the following cost formulas and gathered the following actual cost data for March: Actual Cost in Cost Formula March 21,320 $38,000 plus $1.60 per machine-hour 59,000 Utilities Maintenance Supplies Indirect labor $94,300 plus $1.80 per machine-hour Depreciation $68,400 16,800 plus $0.16 per machine-hour $0.50 per machine-hour $8,300 $125, 800 s70,100 During March, the company worked 15,000 machine-hours and produced 9,000 units. The company had originally planned to work 17000 machine-hours during March. Required 1. Calculate the activity variances for March. 2. Calculate the spending variances for March
Required 1 Required 2 Calculate the activity variances for March. (Indicate the effect of each variance by selecting F for favorable, U for unfavorable, and None for no effect (i.e., zero variance). Input all amounts as positive values.) FAB Corporation Activity Variances For the Month Ended March 31 Utilities Maintenance Supplies Indirect labor Depreciation Total None Required 2>
Calculate the spending variances for March. (Indicate the effect of each variance by selecting F for favorable, U for unfavorable, and None for no effect (i.e., zero variance). Input all amounts as positive values.) FAB Corporation Spending Variances For the Month Ended March 31 Utilities Maintenance Supplies Indirect labor Depreciation Total None Required 1
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