2. A department of Alpha Co. incurred the following costs for the


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2. A department of Alpha Co. incurred the following costs for the month of September. Variable costs, and the variable portion of mixed costs, are a function of the number of units of activity: Activity level in units 3,500 Variable costs$7,175 Fixed costs 32,000 Mixed costs 15,950 Total costs$55,125 During October the activity level was 9,000 units, and the total costs incurred were $68,000. Required: a. Calculate the variable costs, fixed costs, and mixed costs incurred during October. (Do not round intermediate calculations.) October: Variable Cost – $__________ Fixed Cost – $__________ Mixed Cost – $_________ b. Use the high–low method to calculate the cost formula for mixed cost. (Do not round intermediate calculations and round your answers to 2 decimal places.) Cost Formula $__________ + ____________ per unit

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