# Equivalent Units, Unit Cost, Weighted Average Refer to the information for Alfombra Inc. on the previous page. Required: 1. Prepare a physical flow analysis for the throw rug department for August. 2. Calculate equivalent units of production for the throw rug department for August. 3. Calculate the unit cost for the throw rug department for August. 4. Show that the cost per unit calculated in Requirement 3 is a weighted average of the FIFO cost per equivalent unit in BWIP and the FIFO cost per equivalent unit for August. ( Hint : The weights are in proportion to the number of units from each source.) Use the following information for Problems 6-59 and 6-60: Alfombra Inc. manufactures throw rugs. The throw rug department weaves cloth and yarn into throw rugs of various sizes. Alfombra uses the weighted average method. Materials are added uniformly throughout the weaving process. In August, Alfombra switched from FIFO to the weighted average method. The following data are for the throw rug department for August:

### Managerial Accounting: The Corners...

7th Edition
Maryanne M. Mowen + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337115773

### Managerial Accounting: The Corners...

7th Edition
Maryanne M. Mowen + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337115773

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