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    Compute contribution margin, break even in volume, current m

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    Sales $450,000.00
    Cost of goods sold $200,000.00
    Gross margin $250,000.00
    Other operating expenses $196,000.00
    Operating income $54,000.00

    $50,000 of cost of goods sold and $166,000 of operating expenses is fixed.

    a. Compute contribution margin
    b. Compute the contribution-margin percentage
    c. Compute the break-even volume in sales dollars
    d. Compute the current margin of safety

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