Problem 23-5A (Part Level Submission) Hart Labs, Inc. provides mad cow disease testing for both stat


Problem 23-5A (Part Level Submission) Hart Labs, Inc. provides mad cow disease testing for both state and federal governmenta
(a) Compute the price and quantity variances for direct materials and direct labor. (Round answers to 0 decimal places, e.g. Problem 23-5A (Part Level Submission) Hart Labs, Inc. provides mad cow disease testing for both state and federal governmental agricultural agencies. Because the company's customers are governmental agencies, prices are strictly regulated. Therefore, Hart Labs must constantly monitor and control its testing costs. Shown below are the standard costs for a typical test. Direct materials (2 test tubes @$1.50 per tube) Direct labor (1 hour @ $31 per hour) $3.00 31.00 Variable overhead (1 hour @$7.00 per hour) 7.00 Fixed overhead (1 hour @ $12.00 per hour) 12.00 Total standard cost per test $53.00 The lab does not maintain an inventory of test tubes. As a month are used that month. Actual activity for the month of November 2017, when 800 tests were conducted, resulted in the following: result, the tubes purchased each Direct materials (1,632 test tubes) $2,236 Direct labor (824 hours) 24,720 Variable overhead 4,712 Fixed overhead 9,952 Monthly budgeted fixed overhead is $17,880. Revenues for the month were $52,000, and selling and administrative expenses were $4,600. (a) Compute the price and quantity variances for direct materials and direct labor. (Round answers to 0 decimal places, e.g. 5,275.) Materials price variance $ Materials quantity variance $ Labor price variance Labor quantity variance tive Click if you would like to Show Work for this question: Open Show Work LINK TO TEXT LINK TO TEXT LINK TO TEXT VIDEO: SIMILAR PROBLEM

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