Presented below is information taken from a bond investment amortization schedule
Presented below is information taken from a bond investment amortization schedule with related fair values provided. These bonds are managed to profit from changes in market interest rates.


Instructions
(a) Indicate whether the bonds were purchased at a discount or at a premium.
(b) Prepare the adjusting entry to record the bonds at fair value at December 31, 2010. The Securities Fair Value Adjustment account has a debit balance of $1,000 prior to adjustment.
(c) Prepare the adjusting entry to record the bonds at fair value at December 31,2011.
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