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Process Costing using the Weighted Average Method

Toronto Titanium Corporation manufactures a highly specialized titanium sheathing material that is
used extensively in the aircraft industry. The following data have been compiled for the month of June.
Conversion activity occurs uniformly throughout the production process.

Work in process, June - 40,000 units:
Direct material: 100% complete, cost of ................................................................................................ $110,500
Conversion: 38% complete, cost of ....................................................................................................... 22,375
Balance in work in process, June 1 ........................................................................................................ $132,875
Units started during June ......................................................................................................................... 190,000
Units completed during June and transferred out to finished-goods inventory .............................................. 180,000

Work in process, June 30:

Direct material: 100% complete
Conversion: 55% complete
Costs incurred during June:
Direct material ................................................................................................................................. $430,000

Conversion costs:
Direct labor .................................................................................................................................... $128,000
Applied manufacturing overhead ... .................................................................................................... 192,000
Total conversion costs ...................................................................................................................... $320,000

Required:

Prepare schedules to accomplish each of the following process-costing steps for the month of June. Use the weighted-average method of process costing.

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Toronto Titanium Corporation manufactures a highly specialized titanium sheathing material that is
used extensively in the aircraft industry. The following data have been compiled for the month of June.
Conversion activity occurs uniformly throughout the production process.
Work in process, June 1â€"40,000 units:
Direct material: 100% complete, cost of ................................................................................................ $110,500
Conversion: 38% complete, cost of ....................................................................................................... 22,375
Balance in work in process, June 1 ................................................................................................ $132,875
Units started during June ...

Solution Summary

The solution determines the process costing using the weighted average method.

$2.19