# Question 01 Chapter 3 of +2-A – T.S. Grewal 12 Class Part – A Vol. 1

Question 01 Chapter 3 of +2-A

Average Profit Method

1. Goodwill is to be valued at three years’ purchase of four years’ average profit. Profits for the last four years ending on 31st March of the firm were:
2016 − 12,000; 2017 − 18,000; 2018 − 16,000; 2019 − 14,000.
Calculate the amount of Goodwill.

The solution of Question 01 Chapter 3 of +2-A

:

 Average Profit = Total Profit for past given years Number of years
 Average Profit = 12,000+18,000+16,000+14,000 4

 = 60,000 4 = 15,000

Number of years’ purchase = 3

 Goodwill = Average Profit X Number of years’ purchase Goodwill = 15,000 X 3 Goodwill = 45,000

Also, Check out the solved question of previous Chapters: –

### T.S. Grewal’s Double Entry Book Keeping +2 (Vol. I: Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations and Partnership Firms)

• Chapter No. 1 – Financial Statement of Not-For-Profit Organisations
• Chapter No. 2 – Accounting for Partnership Firms – Fundamentals
• Chapter No. 3 – Goodwill: Nature and Valuation
• Chapter No. 4 – Change in Profit-Sharing Ratio Among the Existing Partners
• Chapter No. 5 – Admission of a Partner
• Chapter No. 6 – Retirement/Death of a Partner
• Chapter No. 7 – Dissolution of a Partnership Firm

### T.S. Grewal’s Double Entry Book Keeping (Vol. II: Accounting for Companies)

• Chapter No. 1 – Financial Statements of a Company
• Chapter No. 2 – Financial Statement Analysis
• Chapter No. 3 – Tools of Financial Statement Analysis – Comparative Statements and Common- Size Statements
• Chapter No. 4 – Accounting Ratios
• Chapter No. 5 – Cash Flow Statement