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Break-even sales and cost-volume-profit graph Last year, Ridgecrest Inc. had sales of $3,200,000, based on a unit selling price of (400. The variable cost per unit was $240, and fixed costs were $1,088,000. The maximum sales within Ridgecrest Inc.'s relevant range are 10.000 units. Ridgecrest Inc. is considering a proposal to spend an additional $160,000 on billboard advertising during the current year in an attempt to increase sales and utilize unused capacity. Instructions Construct a cost-volume-profit graph indicating the break-even sales for the current year, assuming that a noncancelable contract is signed for the additional billboard advertising. No changes are expected in the unit selling price or Other costs. Verify your answer using the break-even equation.

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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

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Carl Warren
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305961883

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Chapter 11, Problem 11.4.3P
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Break-even sales and cost-volume-profit graph
Last year, Ridgecrest Inc. had sales of $3,200,000, based on a unit selling price of (400. The variable cost per unit was $240, and fixed costs were $1,088,000. The maximum sales within Ridgecrest Inc.'s relevant range are 10.000 units. Ridgecrest Inc. is considering a proposal to spend an additional $160,000 on billboard advertising during the current year in an attempt to increase sales and utilize unused capacity.
Instructions

Construct a cost-volume-profit graph indicating the break-even sales for the current year, assuming that a noncancelable contract is signed for the additional billboard advertising. No changes are expected in the unit selling price or Other costs. Verify your answer using the break-even equation.

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