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Crimson: Break-even, contribution margin ratio, sales increa

1. Crimson manufactures decorative iron railings. In preparing for next year's operations, management has developed the following estimates:

Total Per Unit
Sales (20,000 units) $1,000,000 $50.00
Direct materials $200,000 $10.00
Direct labor $50,000 $2.50
Manufacturing overhead:
Variable $70,000 $3.50
Fixed $80,000 $4.00
Selling & administrative
Variable $100,000 $5.00
Fixed $30,000 $1.50

Compute the following items:
A) Unit contribution margin.
B) Contribution margin ratio.
C) Break-even in dollar sales.
D) If the sales volume increases by 20% with no change in total fixed expenses, what will be the change in
net operating income?

1. For 2012, Taffy Company has an acid-test ratio of 1.5 and a current ratio of 2.5. Current assets equal
$200,000, of which $10,000 is prepaid expenses. The company's current assets consist of cash, marketable securities, accounts receivable, prepaid expenses, and inventory.

Required: Calculate the inventory balance on Taffy's balance sheet.

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Your tutorial is attached showing the procedure for each situation and notes to guide you. The ratio requires working backwards to solve the missing piece.