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The units of an item available for sale during the year were as follows: There are 14 units of the item in the physical inventory at December 31. The periodic inventory system is used. Determine the inventory cost using (a) the first-in, first-out (FIFO) method; (b) the last-in, first-out (LIFO) method; and (c) the weighted average cost method.

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Financial Accounting

15th Edition
Carl Warren + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337272124

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Carl Warren + 2 others
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ISBN: 9781337272124
Chapter 7, Problem 5PEA
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The units of an item available for sale during the year were as follows:

Chapter 7, Problem 5PEA, The units of an item available for sale during the year were as follows: There are 14 units of the

There are 14 units of the item in the physical inventory at December 31. The periodic inventory system is used. Determine the inventory cost using (a) the first-in, first-out (FIFO) method; (b) the last-in, first-out (LIFO) method; and (c) the weighted average cost method.

(a)

To determine

Determine the ending inventory using the assumed cash flow methods of FIFO method.

Explanation of Solution

Periodic inventory system is a system in which the inventory is updated in the accounting records on a periodic basis such as at the end of each month, quarter or year. In other words, it is an accounting method which is used to determine the amount of inventory at the end of each accounting period.

First-in-First-Out: In First-in-First-Out method, the costs of the initially purchased items are considered as cost of goods sold, for the items which are sold first. The value of the ending inventory consists of the recent purchased items.

Last-in-Last-Out: In Last-in-First-Out method, the costs of last purchased items are considered as the cost of goods sold, for the items which are sold first. The value of the closing stock consists of the initial purchased items...

(b)

To determine

Determine the ending inventory using the assumed cash flow methods of LIFO method.

(c)

To determine

Determine the ending inventory using the assumed cash flow methods of average cost method.

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