Lower of Cost or Market Video Lessons

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# Problem: A company sells four products: I, II, III, and IV. The company values all inventories using the lower-of-cost-or-market rule. Additional information, shown below, is available for the most recent year as of December 31. Using the lower-of-cost-or-market rule, what is the reported inventory value at December 31 for one unit of product II and one unit of product IV? a. Product II: $100; Product IV:$90 b. Product II: $100; Product IV:$70 c. Product II: $70; Product IV:$70 d. Product II: $70; Product IV:$90

###### Problem Details

A company sells four products: I, II, III, and IV. The company values all inventories using the lower-of-cost-or-market rule. Additional information, shown below, is available for the most recent year as of December 31. Using the lower-of-cost-or-market rule, what is the reported inventory value at December 31 for one unit of product II and one unit of product IV?

a. Product II: $100; Product IV:$90

b. Product II: $100; Product IV:$70

c. Product II: $70; Product IV:$70

d. Product II: $70; Product IV:$90