Classify each of the following costs as a direct cost or an indirect cost

Classify each of the following costs as a direct cost or an indirect cost


Asked by 2 years ago
365.9k points

Classify each of the following costs as a direct cost or an indirect cost, assuming that the cost object is the Juniors Department (clothing and accessories for teenage and young women) in the Medina Kohl's department store. (Kohl's is a chain of department stores and has stores located across the U.S.)

Depreciation of the building

Cost of costume jewelry on the mannequins in the Juniors Department

Cost of bags used to package customer purchases at the main registers for the store

The Medina Kohl's store manager's salary

Cost of the security staff at the Medina store

Manager of Juniors Department

Junior Department sales clerks

Cost of Juniors clothing

Cost of hangers used to display the clothing in the store

Electricity for the building

Cost of radio advertising for the store

Juniors clothing buyers‘ salaries (these buyers buy for all the Juniors Departments of Kohl's stores)

Classify each
JasonJones

1 Answer

Answered by 2 years ago
365.9k points

a direct cost is a cost that can be traced to a cost object. An indirect cost is a cost that relates to the cost object, but cannot be traced to it.

Depreciation of the building Indirect

Cost of costume jewelry on the mannequins in the Juniors Department Direct

Cost of bags used to package customer purchases at the main registers for the store Indirect

The Medina Kohl's store manager's salary Indirect

Cost of the security staff at the Medina store Indirect

Manager of Juniors Department Direct

Junior Department sales clerks Direct

Cost of Juniors clothing Direct

Cost of hangers used to display the clothing in the store Indirect

Electricity for the building Indirect

Cost of radio advertising for the store Indirect

Juniors clothing buyers‘ salaries (these buyers buy for all the Juniors Departments of Kohl's stores) Indirect

Your Answer

Surround your text in *italics* or **bold**, to write a math equation use, for example, $x^2+2x+1=0$ or $$\beta^2-1=0$$

Use LaTeX to type formulas and markdown to format text. See example.

Sign up or Log in

  • Answer the question above my logging into the following networks
Sign in
Sign in
Sign in

Post as a guest

  • Your email will not be shared or posted anywhere on our site
  •  

Stats
Views: 191
Asked: 2 years ago

Related