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    The Speedy Car Repair Shop recently incurred the following costs on a clutch repair job:

    Parts $245.00
    Labor 6 hours @ $17.50 & 0.5 hours at $6.00

    A. What is the total cost of this job?
    B. What characteristics of this firm's products suggest that job-order costing is appropriate?

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    A. What is the total cost of this job?

    Parts = 245.00
    6 x 0.5 = 3
    6 x 17.50 = 105

    245 + 3 + 105 = $353

    B. What characteristics of this ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution calculates the total cost of the job for Speedy Car Repair Shop. This solution also explains the characteristics of the firm's products that suggest job-order costing is appropriate. The data given is provided below. All calculations are shown to support the answers provided.

    $2.19

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