For all Problems, assume the weighted-average method is to be used unless you are told otherwise.Preparing a production cost report, no beginning WIP or cost transferred inMayhem Electronics makes game consoles in three processes: assembly, programming, and packaging. Direct materials are added at the beginning of the assembly process. Conversion costs are incurred evenly throughout the process. The Assembly Department had no Work-in-Process Inventory on March 31. In mid-April, Mayhem Electronics started production on 99,000 game consoles. Of this number, 95,000 game consoles were assembled during April and transferred out to the Programming Department. The April 30 Work-in-Process Inventory in the Assembly Department was 45% of the way through the assembly process. Direct materials costing $301,950 were placed in production in Assembly during April, direct labor of $100,960 was assigned, and manufacturing overhead of $136,200 was allocated to that department.RequirementsPrepare a production cost report for the Assembly Department for April. The company uses the Weighted-average method.Prepare a T-account for Work-in-Process Inventory—Assembly to show its activity during April, including the April 30 balance.

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For all Problems, assume the weighted-average method is to be used unless you are told otherwise.

Preparing a production cost report, no beginning WIP or cost transferred in

Mayhem Electronics makes game consoles in three processes: assembly, programming, and packaging. Direct materials are added at the beginning of the assembly process. Conversion costs are incurred evenly throughout the process. The Assembly Department had no Work-in-Process Inventory on March 31. In mid-April, Mayhem Electronics started production on 99,000 game consoles. Of this number, 95,000 game consoles were assembled during April and transferred out to the Programming Department. The April 30 Work-in-Process Inventory in the Assembly Department was 45% of the way through the assembly process. Direct materials costing $301,950 were placed in production in Assembly during April, direct labor of $100,960 was assigned, and manufacturing overhead of $136,200 was allocated to that department.

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  1. Prepare a production cost report for the Assembly Department for April. The company uses the Weighted-average method.
  2. Prepare a T-account for Work-in-Process Inventory—Assembly to show its activity during April, including the April 30 balance.
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