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    ABC Corporation's current ratio is currently 1.75 to 1. The firm's current ratio cannot fall below 1.5 to 1 without violating agreements with its bondholders. If current liabilities are presently $250 million, the maximum new short-term debt that can be issued to finance an equivalent amount of inventory expansion is:
    A) $ 41.67 million.
    B) $375.00 million.
    C) $125.00 million.
    D) $ 62.50 million.

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    The present current ratio is 1.75:1.
    Present current liabilities are 250 million. The present ...

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    The solution explains how to calculate the maximum amount of short term debt that can be issued given the current ratio.