The standard operating capacity of Tecate Manufacturing Co. is 1,000 units. A detailed study of the manufacturing data relating to the standard production cost of one product revealed the following:
1. Two pounds of materials are needed to produce one unit.
2. Standard unit cost of materials is $8 per pound.
3. It takes one hour of labor to produce one unit.
4. Standard labor rate is $10 per hour.
5. Standard overhead for this volume is $4,000.
All of the deviations listed in E8-1 and E8-2 took place, and 900 units were started and finished.
Each case requires the following:
a. Set up a standard cost summary showing the standard unit cost.
b. Analyze the variances for materials and labor.
c. Make journal entries to record the transfer to Work in Process of:
1. Materials costs
2. Labor costs
3. Overhead costs
When making these entries, include the variances.
d. Prepare the journal entry to record the transfer of costs to the finished goods account.

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