Toys World started and finished job number A26, a batch of 1,000 cuddly koalas, during March 2020…
Toys World started and finished job number A26, a batch of 1,000 cuddly koalas, during March 2020. The job required $4,850 of direct material and 32 hours of direct labour at $20 per hour. The predetermined overhead rate is $10.50 per direct labour hour. On 31st March, 900 of the cuddly koalas were shipped to a local toy shop.
a) Prepare journal entries to record the incurrence of production costs, completion of job number A26 and the shipment of 900 cuddly koalas to local toy shop.
b) Calculate the cost per cuddly koala for job number A26.
c) How might the managers at Toys World use this information? (maximum 150 words)