Bonds Payable_Issue and Redemption



1. (1 point)

On January 1, 2014, Peter Co. issued
6% bonds with a face value of $450,000 when the market interest rate was 4%.

The bonds are due in seven years and
interest is payable every June 30 and December 31. The effective interest method
is used to amortize any bond premium or discount.

Required:Calculate the selling
price of the bonds and indicate the associated accounts and dollar amounts to
be reported on the Income Statement for the year ended December 31, 2015, and
on the December 31, 2015, Balance Sheet. Round all amounts to the nearest

Selling Price: $_______________________

Name ($)

Income Statement: _______________________ ____________

Balance Sheet: _______________________ ____________

2. (1 point)

On January 1, 2014, Piper Co. issued
7% bonds with a face value of $700,000 for $671,612 when the market rate of interest
was 8%. Interest is payable on June 30 and December 31, and the effective
interest method is used to amortize the bond discount. The December 31, 2016,
balance sheet of Piper Co. included the following items:

Bonds payable, due December 31, 2018 $700,000

Unamortized discount on bonds payable 12,704

On April 1, 2017, Piper retired all of
the bonds at 96 plus accrued interest.

Required:Prepare the necessary
journal entries for the April 1, 2017, bond retirement.


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