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Textbook Problem

ADJUSTMENT FOR DEPRECIATION OF ASSET On December 1, delivery equipment was purchased for $7,200. The delivery equipment has an estimated useful life of four years (48 months) and no salvage value. Using the straight-line depreciation method, analyze the necessary adjusting entry as of December 31 (one month) using T accounts, and then formally enter this adjustment in the general journal.

To determine

Analyze the necessary adjusting entry as of December 31 (one month) using T accounts and prepare journal entry to formally enter the given adjustment.

Explanation

Analyze the necessary adjusting entry as of December 31 (one month).

Calculate the depreciation expense:

Depreciation = Original costSalvage value  Estimated life =$7,200-$048 months=$150

Prepare journal entry to record the given adjustment.

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