Question: Westbrook Furniture uses departmental overhead rates rather than a plantwide

Westbrook Furniture uses departmental overhead rates (rather than a plantwide overhead rate) to allocate its manufacturing overhead to jobs. The company’s two ­production ­departments have the following departmental overhead rates:
Cutting Department: $ 10 per machine hour
Finishing Department: $ 18 per direct labor hour
Job 484 used the following direct labor hours and machine hours in the two manufacturing departments:

1. How much manufacturing overhead should be allocated to Job 484?
2. Assume that direct labor is paid at a rate of $ 25 per hour and Job 484 used $ 2,350 of direct materials. What was the total manufacturing cost of Job484?
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