During the current year, Arkells Inc. made the following expenditures relating to plant machinery. • Renovated five machines for $100,000 to improve efficiency in production of their remaining useful life of five years • Low-cost repairs throughout the year totaled $70,000 • Replaced a broken gear on a machine for $10,000 A. What amount should be expensed during the period? B. What amount should be capitalized during the period?

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Chapter 11, Problem 4PA
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During the current year, Arkells Inc. made the following expenditures relating to plant machinery.

• Renovated five machines for $100,000 to improve efficiency in production of their remaining useful life of five years

• Low-cost repairs throughout the year totaled $70,000

• Replaced a broken gear on a machine for $10,000

A. What amount should be expensed during the period?

B. What amount should be capitalized during the period?

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