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Accounting

27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning,
ISBN: 9781337272094

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Section
Chapter 23, Problem 23.1APE
Textbook Problem

Direct materials variances

 Bellingham Company produces a product that requires 2.5 standard pounds per unit. The standard price is $3.75 per pound. If 15,000 units required 36,000 pounds, which were purchased at 54.00 per pound, what is the direct materials (a) price variance, (b) quantity variance, and (c) total direct materials cost variance?

Expert Solution

(a)

To determine

Direct material variances:

The difference between the actual material cost per unit and the standard material cost per unit for the direct material purchased is known as direct material cost variance. The direct material variance can be classified as follows:

    • Direct materials price variance.
    • Direct materials quantity variance.

To determine: The direct materials price variance.

Explanation of Solution

The direct materials price variance is determined as follows:

Direct materials price variance = [(Actual priceStandard price)× Actual quantity]=[($4

Expert Solution

(b)

To determine
The direct materials quantity variance.

Expert Solution

(c)

To determine
The total direct materials cost variance.

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