anonymous
  • anonymous
With this method, of $2800 is deducted the first year, the second year, and so on, until is deducted the fourth year. Both depreciation methods yield a total deduction of $2800 over the 4 years. (Source: Sharp Electronics Corporation, Conquering the Sciences.) (a) Find an arithmetic sequence that gives the amount depreciated each year by each method. (b) Write a series whose sum is the amount depreciated over 4 years by each method
Mathematics
jamiebookeater
  • jamiebookeater
See more answers at brainly.com
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this
and thousands of other questions

divanshu
  • divanshu
is this full question?
anonymous
  • anonymous
one sec
anonymous
  • anonymous
For tax purposes, businesses frequently depreciate equipment. Two methods of depreciation are straight-line depreciation and sum-of-the-years’-digits. Suppose that a college student buys a $3000 computer to start a business that provides Internet services. This student estimates the life of the computer at 4 years, after which its value will be $200. The difference between $3000 and $200, or $2800, may be deducted from the student’s taxable income over a 4-year period. In straight-line depreciation, equal portions of $2800 are deducted each year over the 4 years. The sum-of-theyears’- digits method calculates depreciation differently. For a computer having a useful life of 4 years, the sum of the years is computed by 1 + 2 + 3 +4 +5= 10.

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.