# Charleston Inc. issued $200,000 bonds with a stated rate of 10%. The bonds had a 10-year maturity date. Interest is to be paid semi-annually and the market rate of interest is 8%. If the bonds sold at 113.55, what amount was received upon issuance? FindFindarrow_forward ### Principles of Accounting Volume 1 19th Edition OpenStax Publisher: OpenStax College ISBN: 9781947172685 #### Solutions Chapter Section FindFindarrow_forward ### Principles of Accounting Volume 1 19th Edition OpenStax Publisher: OpenStax College ISBN: 9781947172685 Chapter 13, Problem 2PB Textbook Problem 1 views ## Charleston Inc. issued$200,000 bonds with a stated rate of 10%. The bonds had a 10-year maturity date. Interest is to be paid semi-annually and the market rate of interest is 8%. If the bonds sold at 113.55, what amount was received upon issuance?

To determine

Concept introduction:

Bonds:

are defined as debt instruments which are usually issued by the company that borrows to its lenders. They are issued at a rate of interest that is specified and for a specified period of time. The bondholders receive a fixed rate of interest on the bonds and the repayment of the bonds is made at the maturity date.

To calculate:

The Cash receipts from issuance of bonds.

### Explanation of Solution

The Cash receipt from issuance of bonds is calculated as follows:

Cash receipt from bonds = Par value of Bonds x issue price /100

= 200000×113

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