ACCT 211 Connect Homework Chapter 6 Exercises Liberty University Solution

Question 1

Waupaca Company establishes a $330 petty cash fund on September 9. On September 30, the fund shows $75 in cash along with receipts for the following expenditures: transportation costs of merchandise purchased, $57; postage expenses, $76; and miscellaneous expenses, $117. The petty cashier could not account for a $5 shortage in the fund. The company uses the perpetual system in accounting for merchandise inventory.

Prepare (1) the September 9 entry to establish the fund, (2) the September 30 entry to reimburse the fund, and (3) an October 1 entry to increase the fund to $390.

Question 2

Palmona Co. establishes a $240 petty cash fund on January 1. On January 8, the fund shows $135 in cash along with receipts for the following expenditures: postage, $46; transportation-in, $11; delivery expenses, $13; and miscellaneous expenses, $35. Palmona uses the perpetual system in accounting for merchandise inventory.

Prepare journal entries to (1) establish the fund on January 1, (2) reimburse it on January 8, and (3) both reimburse the fund and increase it to $290 on January 8, assuming no entry in part 2. (Hint: Make two separate entries for part 3.)

Question 3

Del Gato Clinic deposits all cash receipts on the day when they are received and it makes all cash payments by check. At the close of business on June 30, 2017, its Cash account shows an $12,187 debit balance. Del Gato Clinic’s June 30 bank statement shows $11,235 on deposit in the bank.

Prepare a bank reconciliation for Del Gato Clinic using the above information:

Question 4

Wright Company deposits all cash receipts on the day when they are received and it makes all cash payments by check. At the close of business on May 31, 2017, its Cash account shows a $28,900 debit balance. The company’s May 31 bank statement shows $27,200 on deposit in the bank.

Prepare a bank reconciliation for the company using the above information.

Question 5

Barga Co. reported net sales for 2016 and 2017 of $668,000 and $746,000, respectively. Its year-end balances of accounts receivable follow: December 31, 2016, $65,000; and December 31, 2017, $95,000.

a. Complete the below table to calculate the days' sales uncollected at the end of each year.