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    Amount of underapplied or overapplied overhead costs

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    The following cost data relate to the manufacturing activities of Black Company during the just completed year:

    The company uses a predetermined overhead rate to apply overhead cost to production. The rate for the year was $5 per machine-hour; a total of 10,000 machine-hours was recorded for the year. All raw materials ultimately become direct materials-none are classified as indirect materials.

    Required:

    1. Compute the amount of underapplied or overapplied overhead cost for the year.
    Prepare a schedule of cost of goods manufactured for the year.

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    1. Compute the amount of underapplied or overapplied overhead cost for the year.

    Amount of under applied or over applied is determined by difference between actual overhead and predetermined ...

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