# New tire retreading equipment, acquired at a cost of \$110,000 on September 1 of Year 1(beginning of the fiscal year), has an estimated useful life of four years and an estimated re-sidual value of \$7,500. The manager requested information regarding the effect of alternativemethods on the amount of depreciation expense each year. On the basis of the data presentedto the manager, the double-declining-balance method was selected.On September 6 of Year 4, the equipment was sold for \$18,000.Instructions1. Determine the annual depreciation expense for each of the estimated four years of use, theaccumulated depreciation at the end of each year, and the book value of the equipment atthe end of each year by (a) the straight-line method and (b) the double-declining-balancemethod. The following columnar headings are suggested for each schedule:AccumulatedDepreciation,End of YearDepreciationExpenseBook Value,End of YearYear2. Journalize the entry to record the sale.3. Journalize the entry to record the sale, assuming that the equipment sold for \$10,500instead of \$18,000.

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1. Compute the depreciation:
Step 2

Determine the annual depreciation expense, accumulated depreciation, and the book value by double-declining-balance method.

Step 3
1. Journalize the entry to record the sale:...

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