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# Contract Costing Solved MCQs

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Chapter: Contract Costing
1.

## The loss incurred on an incomplete contract is transferred to …………….account.

A. Costing profit and loss account
B. profit and loss account
D. deferred to next year.
Answer» A. Costing profit and loss account
2.

## When the completion stage of the contract is more than half, the profit to be credited to Profit and Loss account will be equal to…………..

A. 1/3rd of Notional Profit x cash received Work certified
B. ½ of Notional Profit x cash received Work certified
C. 2/3rd of Notional profit x cash received Work certified
D. full Notional Profit.
3.

A. 20%
B. 25%
C. 33 1/3%
D. 40%
4.

## Contract costing is not used in one of the following industries.

A. Ship building
B. Civil Construction
C. Automobiles
D. Construction of Bridges
5.

## The sum of value of work certified and uncertified appearing in the Contract Account is called ……………..

A. Work done.
B. Work in Process
C. Work Completed
D. Work in Progress
6.

## Total costs incur in a production process, is divided by total number of output units to calculate the

A. unit costs
B. cost of direct material
C. cost of direct labour
D. cost of indirect labour
7.

A. 1500 units
B. 1300 units
C. 1500 units
D. 1800 units
8.

## WIP in contract means:

A. Work certified
B. Work certified and work uncertified
D. None of these
Answer» B. Work certified and work uncertified
9.

## Profit remaining as reserve is :

A. Transfer to p/L
B. Deducted from WIP
C. Not taken into account.
D. Deducted from cost of the contract.
Answer» C. Not taken into account.
10.

## Profit in incomplete contract in known as notional profit because:

A. It is not real profits
B. Real profit is ascertain when the contract is complete
C. There is no such incomplete contract.
D. The profit is only an approximation.
Answer» D. The profit is only an approximation.
11.

A. Contractors
B. Contractee
C. Party
D. Builder
12.

A. Long
B. Small
C. Average
D. Very Small
13.

## Escalation clause is generally included in case of …………..contract agreement .

A. Variable Cost
B. Fixed Cost
C. Fixed Price
D. Variable Price
14.

## Cost -plus- contract are undertaken for production of ……………….products.

A. SSI
B. Small
C. Low value
D. Highly specialized
15.

A. Security
B. Balance
C. Profit
D. Loss
16.

A. 50%
B. 87%
C. 78%
D. 99%
17.

## Work certified in a subsequent year is always ……………… than that the in preceding year.

A. Greater
B. Less
C. Equal
D. Greater than Equal to
18.

## Cost of defective materials should be……………………to costing P/L account and……………….to contract account.

A. Debited, Credited
B. Credited, Debited
C. Charged, record
D. Record, Apply
19.

A. Contractor.
B. Contractee
C. Builder
D. Party
20.

## Sub contract cost is always to be treated as ……………….to the contract.

A. Indirect charge
B. Direct charge
C. Income
D. Revenue