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    Solve: The Equivalent Units of Production

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    A company uses a process cost accounting system and the weighted-average method. The following information is available for its current year:

    Goods in process, January 1, 2008.............................5,500 units, 80% complete
    Goods in process, December 31, 2008........................8,800 units, 40% complete
    Units completed and transferred to finished goods 46,900 units
    Manufacturing costs during the year....................................$266,300.

    Solve for the following:

    (a) Calculate the equivalent units of productions for the year.

    (b) Calculate the average cost per equivalent unit (round to the nearest cent).

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