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Looking at Inventory Costing Methods

Using FIFO, LIFO, and the weighted average method, determine the gross profit, cost of goods sold, and cost of ending inventory. Use the form provided for your answers.

Data below represents the purchases in August of Item ABC for Golson Company. Assume the company sold 1 unit during the month at a selling price of $50.

Date
Item ABC
Units
Cost
Total cost

1-Aug
Purchase
10
$35
$350

7-Aug
Purchase
8
$36
$288

21-Aug
Purchase
7
$37
$259

Total
25

$897

Average cost per unit
$36

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Using FIFO, LIFO, and the weighted average method, determined the gross profit, cost of goods sold, and cost of ending inventory.

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