Monday, July 1, 2013

MGT402 Assignment no 2 Solution 2013

Learning objectives: To enable the students to prepare cost of production report along with
treatment of normal and abnormal loss.
Superior Products Manufacturer Limited (SPML) manufactures industrial products that go through
three processing departments – molding, assembling and finishing. The information pertains to the
operations of the molding department for May, 20X3 is as follows:
Units started in molding department 18,200
Cost incurred in molding department: Rs.
Direct material 210,000
Direct labor 077,000
Factory overhead 038,500
14,000 units were completed and transferred to the assembling department during the month of May.
There were 3,500 units as to still-in-process (completed up to 100% material and 50% conversion cost).
700 units were lost during processing and it was treated as normal loss.
Following is the information pertaining to the operations of the assembling department:
11,000 units were completed and transferred to the finishing department. 2,200 units were in process
and completed up to 100% material and 70% conversion cost. Cost incurred in the department is as
Direct material 2,200
Direct labor 45,000
Factory overhead 33,000
During final inspection at the end of the process, it was discovered that 800 units were lost owing to
unavoidable spoilage.
9,000 units were completed in the finishing department and transferred to the store room. 1,500 units
were still in process (converted 30%) and 500 units were lost which were 70% converted but not
charged for any direct material. This loss is to treat as abnormal loss. Cost incurred in finishing
department is:
Direct labor 52,000
Factory overhead 41,000
Required: Prepare following schedules for all three departments by using the above information:
a) Quantity Schedule (3 Marks)
b) A schedule of cost to be charged by each department (7 Marks)
c) A schedule of total cost accounted for (7 Marks)
d) A schedule of equivalent production (6 Marks)
e) Cost per unit in each department (3 Marks)
f) Working for normal and abnormal loss (4 Marks)
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1.Quantity Schedule
Units Started in process                                                            18200
Units transferred to the next Dep                       14000
Units still in process
100% material and 50% Conversion)                3500
Units lost in Process                                          700
Cost Charged To Departement
                                                                        Total                Units   
                                                                        Rs.                   Rs.
Cost Added by the departments
Direct Material                                                 210000            12.0
Direct Labour                                                   77000              4.8
FOH                                                                38500              2.4
                                                                        325500            19.2

Cost Accounted For As                                                          Rs.
Transferred to next department                                     268800
(14000 units * 19.2 Rs.)
Work in process Inventory                                Rs.
Direct Material ( 3500 * 100% * 12 units)        42000
Direct Labour ( 3500 * 50% *4.8)                   8400
FOH    (3500 * 50% * 2.4)                             4200 
Total Cost Accounted For                                                        323400

Equivalent Production
Direct Material ( 14000 + 3500 *100%)                                  17500
Labour and FoH (14000 + 2500 * 50%)                                  15750
Unit Cost
Direct Material                                                 210000 / 17500 = 12.0
Direct Labour                                                   77000 / 15750   = 4.8
FOH                                                                38500 / 15750   = 2.4


Quantity schedule
Unit started and process
Unit transfer to the next department          14000
Unit still in process                                           3500
Unit lost in process                                           700
Cost charge to department and cost added by the department
 Direct material                             210000
Direct labor                                     77000
FOH                                                  38500
 Total                                          325500
Cost accounted for as  follows:
Transferred to next department
Work in process inventory
Direct material (3500*100*12)  42000
Direct labor  (3500*50*4.8)        8400
FOH               (3500*50*2.4)         4200
Total cost accounted for as follows:
Equivalent production
Direct material (14000+3500*100)  17500
Labor and FOH (14000+3500*50)  15750
Unit cost                                       210000/17500  =   12
Direct material                             77000/15750    =  4.8
Direct labor                                   38500/15750    =  2.4
Total                                                                               19.2






         partment no 1:
Quantity schedule:18200
Cost charged to department:
Total cost=115500      unit cost=19.332
Total cost accounted for ---------------------  325479  
Transferred to next department
14000*19.332     ------------------------------   270648
Equivalent units produced:
Direct material= 17500
Factory over head=15750
Direct labor=15750
Cost per Units:
Direct material==12
Direct labor=4.888

Department no 02 :
Quantity schedule:14000
Cost charged to department:
                  Total cost=350848      unit cost=26.888
cost charged to dept---------------------------350848  
Transferred to next department
Total cost accounted for  ----------------------------- 305711.78  
Equivalent units produced:
Direct material= 13200
Factory over head=12540
Direct labor=12540
Cost per Units:
Direct material==0.1666
Direct labor=3.588
Calculations may be wrong, but the method is perfectly right. so students can get idea from here and then solve it themselves. 




  1. Abnormal Loss:

    Department #1

    Direct material = 100*12 = 12

    Direct labor = 50*4.9 = 95

    FOH = 50*2.4 = 120

  2. ans of dep 2:

    Total cost to be accounted for 350867 25.33761

    Cost accounted for as Follow:

    Transferred to next department Rs.

    (11,000 units * Rs. 27.180344) 298983.79

  3. Quantity schedule

    Unit started and process

    Unit transfer to the next department 14000

    Unit still in process 3500

    Unit lost in process 700

    Cost charge to department and cost added by the department

    Direct material 210000

    Direct labor 77000

    FOH 38500

    Total 325500

    Cost accounted for as follows:

    Transferred to next department


    Work in process inventory

    Direct material (3500*100*12) 42000

    Direct labor (3500*50*4.8) 8400

    FOH (3500*50*2.4) 4200

    Total cost accounted for as follows:

    Equivalent production

    Direct material (14000+3500*100) 17500

    Labor and FOH (14000+3500*50) 15750

    Unit cost 210000/17500 = 12

    Direct material 77000/15750 = 4.8

    Direct labor 38500/15750 = 2.4

    Total 19.2








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