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# Total manufacturing cost and cost of goods sold

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November 1: November 30:
Direct materials \$67,000. Direct Materials \$62,000
work in process \$145,000. Work in process \$171,000
finished goods \$85,000. Finished goods \$ 78,000

Production data for the month:
Direct labor cost incurred: \$200,000
Actual manufacturing overhead cost \$132,000 Direct materials purchased \$165,000.

The company applies manufacturing overhead cost to jobs at the rate of 70% of direct labor cost incurred. The company does not close under or over applied manufacturing overhead to cost of goods sold until the end of the yer.

What is the Company's total manufacturing cost the cost of goods manufactured and cost of goods sold for the month of November?

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Total manufacturing cost is the amount of direct material, direct labor and applied overhead for the month.
The amount of direct material used is opening inventory + purchases - ending inventory
Direct material used = 67,000+165,000-62,000 = \$170,000
Applied overhead = 70% of direct labor cost = ...

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