Wholesale company produces circuit breaker containers. The machine operator stamps 15 containers from each strip of aluminum. Each strip costs $1.15. The operator can stamp 540 containers per hour. The direct labor charge is $17.85 per hour. What is the prime cost of manufacturing a circuit breaker container?
a.$.32 b.$.03 c.$.13 d.$.11 e.not given
Solution. Since the operator can stamp 540 containers per hour, ...
Prime cost of manufacturing is calculated.