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Carleton Service Center just purchased an automobile hoist for $15,000.The hoist has a 5year life and an estimated salvage value of $1,080. Installation costs were $2,900, and freight charges were $820. Carleton uses straightline depreciation.The new hoist will be used to replace mufflers and tires on automobiles. Carleton estimates tha
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Suzaki Manufacturing Company is considering three new projects, each requiring an equipment investment of $22,000. Each project will last for 3 years and produce the following cash inflows.The equipment’s salvage value is zero. Suzaki uses straightline depreciation. Suzaki will not accept any project with a payback period over 2 years
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Rondello Company is considering a capital investment of $150,000 in additional productive facilities. The new machinery is expected to have a useful life of 5 years with no salvage value. Depreciation is by the straightline method. During the life of the investment, annual net income and cash inflows are expected to be $18,000 and $48,00
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Omega Company is considering three capital expenditure projects. Relevant data for the projects are as follows.Annual income is constant over the life of the project. Each project is expected to have zero salvage value at the end of the project. Omega Company uses the straightline method of depreciation.Instructions(a) Determine the int
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Vasquez Corporation is considering investing in two different projects. It could invest in both, neither, or just one of the projects. The forecasts for the projects are as follows.The minimum rate of return acceptable to Vasquez is 10%.Instructions(a) Compute the net present value of the two projects.(b) What capital budgeting decision
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Korte Company is currently producing 16,000 units per month, which is 80% of its production capacity. Variable manufacturing costs are currently $8.00 per unit. Fixed manufacturing costs are $56,000 per month. Korte pays a 9% sales commission to its sales people, has $30,000 in fixed administrative expenses per month, and is averaging $32
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The management of Martinez Manufacturing Company has asked for your assistance in deciding whether to continue manufacturing a part or to buy it from an outside supplier. The part, called Tropica, is a component of Martinez’s finished product. An analysis of the accounting records and the production data revealed the following informati
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Deskins Manufacturing Company has four operating divisions. During the first quarter of 2010 the company reported total income from operations of $61,000 and the following results for the divisions.Analysis reveals the following percentages of variable costs in each division.Discontinuance of any division would save 60% of the fixed cos
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Timmons Corporation is considering three longterm capital investment proposals.Relevant data on each project are as follows.Salvage value is expected to be zero at the end of each project. Depreciation is computed by the straightline method. The company’s minimum rate of return is the company’s cost of capital which is 12%.Instruct
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Wendy Dobson is the managing director of the Wichita Day Care Center. Wichita is currently set up as a fulltime child care facility for children between the ages of 12 months and 6 years. Wendy is trying to determine whether the center should expand its facilities to incorporate a newborn care room for infants between the ages of 6 weeks
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