# Question No 35 Chapter No 13 – USHA Publication 11 Class

Question No 35 Chapter No 13

Creation of Provision for Depreciation Account

35. Chander Mani purchased scientific instruments for Rs 3,00,000 on 1st April 2016 Depreciation was charged @10% p.a. on original cost and transferred to provision for depreciation account.Prepare Scientific Instruments Account and provision for Depreciation account for 2 years when books are closed on 31st March every year.

The solution of Question No 35 Chapter No 13:-

 Dr. Scientific Instruments A/c Cr. Date Particulars J.F. Amount Date Particulars J.F. Amount 01/04/16 To Bank A/c 3,00,000 31/03/17 By Balance C/d 3,00,000 3,00,000 3,00,000 01/04/16 To Balance b/d 3,00,000 31/03/18 By Balance C/d 3,00,000 3,00,000 3,00,000

 Dr. Provision for Depreciation A/c Cr. Date Particulars J.F. Amount Date Particulars J.F. Amount 01/03/17 By Depreciation A/c*1 30,000 01/03/17 To Balance c/d 30,000 30,000 30,000 01/04/17 By Balance b/f 30,000 01/03/18 By Depreciation A/c 30,000 01/03/18 To Balance c/d 60,000 30,000 60,000

Working note:-

*1:- Calculation of the amount of Depreciation on furniture for the year 2015-16
Machinery purchased on 1st Apr 2016
Depreciation = Value of Asset X Rate of Depreciation X Period
Value of Asset = 3,00,000
Rate of Depreciation = 10%
Period = from 01/04/2016 to 31/03/2017 i.e.12 months
(from the date of purchase/Beginning balance to the end of the financial year)
= 3,00,000 X 10/100 X 12/ 12
Depreciation = 30,000

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Chapter No. 1 – Introduction

Chapter No. 2 – Theory Base of Accounting

Chapter No. 3 – Vouchers and transactions

Chapter No. 4 – Journal

Chapter No. 5 – Ledger

Chapter No. 6 – Cash Book

Chapter No. 7 – Other Subsidiary Books

Chapter No. 8 – Journal Proper

Chapter No. 9 – Trial Balance

Chapter No. 10 – Bank Reconciliation Statement

Chapter No. 11 – Depreciation

Chapter No. 12 – Provisions and Reserves

Chapter No. 13 – Bills of Exchange

Chapter No. 14 – Rectification of Errors

Chapter No. 15 – Financial Statements – (Without Adjustments)

Chapter No. 16 – Financial Statements – (With Adjustments)