Question: Cumberland Paper Products Corporation produces paper cups using two production

Cumberland Paper Products Corporation produces paper cups using two production departments, printing and forming. Beginning balances and printing department data for 2014 follow.
Accounts Beginning Balances
Cash .................. $25,000
Raw materials .............. 30,000
Production supplies ............ 1,500
Work in process inventory (300,000 units) ... 17,000
Common stock ............... 73,500
1. Cumberland Paper Products issued additional common stock for $90,000 cash.
2. The company purchased raw materials and production supplies for $35,000 and $3,500, respectively, in cash.
3. The company issued $57,000 of raw materials and $3,600 of production supplies to the printing department for the production of 800,000 paper cups.
4. The printing department used 6,200 hours of labor during 2014, consisting of 5,600 hours for direct labor and 600 hours for indirect labor. The average wage was $10 per hour. All the wages were paid in 2014 in cash.
5. The predetermined overhead rate was $0.25 per direct labor dollar.
6. Actual overhead costs other than indirect materials and indirect labor for the year amounted to $4,400, which was paid in cash.
7. The printing department completed 700,000 paper cups. The remaining cups were 50 percent complete.
8. The completed paper cups were transferred to the forming department.
9. The ending balance in the Production Supplies account was $1,400.

a. Determine the number of equivalent units of production.
b. Determine the product cost per equivalent unit.
c. Allocate the total cost between the ending work in process inventory and units transferred to the forming department.
d. Record the transactions in T-accounts.

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