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Textbook Problem

If fixed costs Increase, what would be the impact on the (a) contribution margin? (b) income from operations?

To determine

Fixed Costs: These are the costs that remain constant in total dollar amount irrespective to the changes in the activity base such as units of production. Common examples of fixed costs are factory overhead costs and straight-line depreciation expenses.

To explain: the impact of the fixed cost increase on the contribution margin and the income from operations.

Explanation

(a)

Contribution margin is defined as the difference of sales and variable cost. Since it does not include fixed cost, the increase in the fixed cost has no impact on the contribution margin...

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