# Jordan Bicycle Manufacturing Company currently produces the handlebars used inmanufacturing its bicycles, which are high-quality racing bikes with limited sales. Jordanproduces and sells only 6,200 bikes each year. Due to the low volume of activity, Jordanis unable to obtain the economies of scale that larger producers achieve. For example,Jordan could buy the handlebars for \$37 each; they cost \$40 each to make. Thefollowing is a detailed breakdown of current production costs.UnitTotalItemCostUnit-level costsMaterials\$17\$105,40055,80012,400LaborOverhead2Allocated facility-level74,40012costs\$40\$248,000TotalAfter seeing these figures, Jordan's president remarked that it would be foolish for thecompany to continue to produce the handlebars at \$40 each when it can buy them for\$37 eachRequired:a. Calculate the total relevant cost.TotalPer UnitTotal relevant costb. Do you agree with the president's conclusion?YesNoO O

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Step 1

(a) Compute the relevant cost.

Step 2

Working Notes:

Compute the total per unit.

Step 3

Compute the relevant cos...

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