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1. Teel Distribution Co. has determined its December 31, 2007 inventory on a FIFO basis at $250,000. Information pertaining to that inventory follows: $255,000| Estimated selling price Estimated cost of disposal/completion10,000 Normal profit margin Current replacement cost 30,000 225,000 Teel records losses that result from applying the lower-of-cost-or-market rule. At December 31, 2007, the loss that Teel should recognize is b. $5,000 c. $20,000 d. $25,000

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1. Teel Distribution Co. has determined its December 31, 2007 inventory on a FIFO
basis at $250,000. Information pertaining to that inventory follows:
$255,000|
Estimated selling price
Estimated cost of disposal/completion10,000
Normal profit margin
Current replacement cost
30,000
225,000
Teel records losses that result from applying the lower-of-cost-or-market rule. At
December 31, 2007, the loss that Teel should recognize is
b. $5,000
c. $20,000
d. $25,000
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Transcribed Image Text:1. Teel Distribution Co. has determined its December 31, 2007 inventory on a FIFO basis at $250,000. Information pertaining to that inventory follows: $255,000| Estimated selling price Estimated cost of disposal/completion10,000 Normal profit margin Current replacement cost 30,000 225,000 Teel records losses that result from applying the lower-of-cost-or-market rule. At December 31, 2007, the loss that Teel should recognize is b. $5,000 c. $20,000 d. $25,000
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