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On January 1, 2016, Nobel Corporation acquired machinery at a cost of $1,600,000. Nobel adopted the...

On January 1, 2016, Nobel Corporation acquired machinery at a cost of $1,600,000. Nobel adopted the straight-line method of depreciation for this machine and had been recording depreciation over an estimated life of ten years, with no residual value. At the beginning of 2019, a decision was made to change to the double-declining balance method of depreciation for this machine.

8.   .     The amount that Nobel should record as depreciation expense for 2019 is $??

                        EXACT AMOUNT – DON’T ROUND

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