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# please solve this problem. Ali Mohamed Ltd introduces 5000 units in a process at a cost...

please solve this problem. Ali Mohamed Ltd introduces 5000 units in a process at a cost of \$ 20000. The wages and overhead incurred are \$ 12000 and \$ 15000 respectively. In normal course 10 % of the units introduced are defective. Actual output of goods is 4400 units. The rectification cost of defective units is \$ 5 per unit.

Calculate

The cost per unit

Value of abnormal loss

BEP

Process Account                                                                                                                                                   (4Marks)

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Question 1.

Solution:   BEP Process a/c

Particulars Units Amount Particulars Units Amount
Direct Material 5,000 \$20,000 Abnormal loss (5,000*90% - 4,400) * \$9.90 100 \$990
Wages 12,000 Finished goods or Transferred to next process a/c 4,900
Cost of defective units(500*\$5) 2,500
5,000 \$49,500 5,000

The cost per unit = \$49,500 / 5,000 = \$9.90

Value of abnormal loss = \$990

Note: Assumed that normal loss units becomes good units after rectification process therefore normal loss units not deducted from denominator in computing the cost per unit.