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MZS Inc. equivalent units, transferred in units

The mixing department is the third department in MZS Inc. factory. During January, there were 4,000 units of beginning inventory in the mixing department, and 60,000 units were transferred in from the prior process. There were 8,000 units in ending inventory. The transferred in cost in the beginning inventory was $170,000, and $600,000 in transferred in cost during the month.
What is the cost per equivalent unit for transferred in cost?

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