# Greg need help with assignment

• Dec 31st 2008, 05:50 PM
Kenny7
Greg need help with assignment
(Angry) Hi this is Greg and I need help with this very long homework assignment, Thanks I gladly appreciate your help.

1.
Product costs are increased by the presence of middlepersons in the distrubution channel. True or False

2. Determine the extension amount of the following order: Product X: 10 units @ \$2.35 each
Product Y: 12 boxes @ \$6.15 per box
Product Z: 3 dozen @ \$12.20 per dozen

3. A trader buys 3 dozen units of product X for a total of \$158.40. What is the unit cost?

4. A trader can purchase a good at \$7.20 per unit, or they can buy 5 for \$33.00. What is the total amount saved by buying in bulk?

5. A merchant pays \$4,320 for a shipment of goods after receiving a 10% trade discount. What is the list price for the shipment?

6. A wholesaler lists a refrigerator model at a price of \$850 and offers a chain discount of 20% and 10%. What is the net price?

7. A store receives \$400 cash after offering a chain discount of 10/10/5 on a good. What was the list price?

8. Merchandise lists for \$5,000 with a trade discount of 10% and terms of 5/30, 3/60, n/90. If the purchaser is invoiced on April 12th and payment is made on June 10th, what is the actual amount paid?

9. An invoice for product X totals \$1,200 and is dated July 6, 2000 with terms 2/10-60X. If the invoice is paid on September 3, 2000, what is the net amount of payment?

10. A good purchased for \$480 sells for \$700. If the store's operating expenses are 30% of cost, what is the percentage markup on cost?

11. A retailer sells a clothing item for \$49.99. If the retailer maintains a 40% markup on cost, how much can it afford to pay for the item?

12. Determine the selling price of a good if it is purchased for \$36 and the firm wants to earn a markup of 40% on the selling price.

13. An item bought for \$32 is sold for \$40. What is the markup based on price?

14. A retailer wants to sell an item that costs \$18 at a list price that will provide a 25% markup on the selling price and give the customer a 40% discount. What is the list price?

15. A flower shop buys 200 mixed fresh flower arrangements for \$4.50 per arrangement. The owner estimates that 10% will wilt before they are sold and will have to be discarded. If the store requires a 50% markup on the selling price, what is the price per arrangement?

16. A baker makes 500 cream-filled eclairs at a cost of \$0.72 each. He estimates that 10% of the eclairs will be sold the following day at a reduced price of \$0.80 each. Find the marked price if the baker wishes to obtain a 75% markup on cost.

17. A vendor reduces an item listed at \$140 on July 1st by 20%, and then reduces it another 25% on September 1st. What is the sale price of the good after the last reduction?

18. A merchant buys a good for \$275. Their store's operating expenses are 35% of cost. The selling price of the good is \$549, but is marked down by 35%. The transaction resulted in a:

19. A trader buys a good at a cost of \$8.00 per unit. Operating expenses are 35% of the selling price and net profit is 15% of the selling price. What is the maximum dollar markdown allowed without incurring an operating loss on the sale of the good?
• Dec 31st 2008, 09:55 PM
mr fantastic
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Originally Posted by Kenny7
(Angry) Hi this is Greg and I need help with this very long homework assignment, Thanks I gladly appreciate your help.

1. Product costs are increased by the presence of middlepersons in the distrubution channel. True or False

2. Determine the extension amount of the following order: Product X: 10 units @ \$2.35 each
Product Y: 12 boxes @ \$6.15 per box
Product Z: 3 dozen @ \$12.20 per dozen

3. A trader buys 3 dozen units of product X for a total of \$158.40. What is the unit cost?

4. A trader can purchase a good at \$7.20 per unit, or they can buy 5 for \$33.00. What is the total amount saved by buying in bulk?

5. A merchant pays \$4,320 for a shipment of goods after receiving a 10% trade discount. What is the list price for the shipment?

6. A wholesaler lists a refrigerator model at a price of \$850 and offers a chain discount of 20% and 10%. What is the net price?

7. A store receives \$400 cash after offering a chain discount of 10/10/5 on a good. What was the list price?

8. Merchandise lists for \$5,000 with a trade discount of 10% and terms of 5/30, 3/60, n/90. If the purchaser is invoiced on April 12th and payment is made on June 10th, what is the actual amount paid?

9. An invoice for product X totals \$1,200 and is dated July 6, 2000 with terms 2/10-60X. If the invoice is paid on September 3, 2000, what is the net amount of payment?

10. A good purchased for \$480 sells for \$700. If the store's operating expenses are 30% of cost, what is the percentage markup on cost?

11. A retailer sells a clothing item for \$49.99. If the retailer maintains a 40% markup on cost, how much can it afford to pay for the item?

12. Determine the selling price of a good if it is purchased for \$36 and the firm wants to earn a markup of 40% on the selling price.

13. An item bought for \$32 is sold for \$40. What is the markup based on price?

14. A retailer wants to sell an item that costs \$18 at a list price that will provide a 25% markup on the selling price and give the customer a 40% discount. What is the list price?

15. A flower shop buys 200 mixed fresh flower arrangements for \$4.50 per arrangement. The owner estimates that 10% will wilt before they are sold and will have to be discarded. If the store requires a 50% markup on the selling price, what is the price per arrangement?

16. A baker makes 500 cream-filled eclairs at a cost of \$0.72 each. He estimates that 10% of the eclairs will be sold the following day at a reduced price of \$0.80 each. Find the marked price if the baker wishes to obtain a 75% markup on cost.

17. A vendor reduces an item listed at \$140 on July 1st by 20%, and then reduces it another 25% on September 1st. What is the sale price of the good after the last reduction?

18. A merchant buys a good for \$275. Their store's operating expenses are 35% of cost. The selling price of the good is \$549, but is marked down by 35%. The transaction resulted in a:

19. A trader buys a good at a cost of \$8.00 per unit. Operating expenses are 35% of the selling price and net profit is 15% of the selling price. What is the maximum dollar markdown allowed without incurring an operating loss on the sale of the good?

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