Variable Costs

Variable costs are expenses that increase or decrease as a direct result of increases or decreases in sales or production volume. Learn more about variable cost in this tutorial. Continue reading

Depreciation Study Sheet

Depreciation is the periodic, systematic expiration of the cost of a company’s fixed assets (except for land). Explore definitions and methods (including declining balance, straight line, and units of production). It also prints for easy reference. Continue reading

Units of Production Method: Bottomless Worksheet

Get endless practice using the units-of-production method of calculating depreciation with this Bottomless Worksheet. Ten new problems for you to solve, printed copies, and answer sheets are all just a click away. Continue reading

Units of Production Method

This Formula Solver walks you through the steps for calculating depreciation with the Units-of-Production method. Use your own values for purchase price, salvage value, expected lifetime units, and current year units to check your homework answers. Continue reading

Depreciation Consultant

Answer a series of basic questions, and this virtual consultant will advise you which depreciation method to use — straight line, sum of the years’ digits, units of production, or declining balance — while teaching you about each one. Continue reading