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# Depreciation by Three Methods; Partial Years Perdue Company purchased equipment on April 1 for \$54,540. The...

Depreciation by Three Methods; Partial Years

Perdue Company purchased equipment on April 1 for \$54,540. The equipment was expected to have a useful life of three years, or 3,780 operating hours, and a residual value of \$1,620. The equipment was used for 700 hours during Year 1, 1,300 hours in Year 2, 1,100 hours in Year 3, and 680 hours in Year 4.

Required:

Determine the amount of depreciation expense for the years ended December 31, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, and Year 4, by (a) the straight-line method, (b) units-of-output method, and (c) the double-declining-balance method.

Note: FOR DECLINING BALANCE ONLY, round the multiplier to four decimal places. Then round the answer for each year to the nearest whole dollar.

a. Straight-line method

 Year Amount Year 1 \$ Year 2 \$ Year 3 \$ Year 4 \$

b. Units-of-output method

 Year Amount Year 1 \$ Year 2 \$ Year 3 \$ Year 4 \$

c. Double-declining-balance method

 Year Amount Year 1 \$ Year 2 \$ Year 3 \$ Year 4 \$