How It’s Made
How It’s Made” is a popular series on the science and discovery channel. It is short segments that show the production of products. For this discussion, go to either the science channel or youtube, and find a video on “How It’s Made.” If you Google How It’s Made, it will give you those links. Choose a product that seems interesting to you. Watch the video and post the link (make sure it works). 1. Describe in sequence the primary steps used to manufacture your product. 2. Explain the costs incurred by the company that would fall into materials, labor, and overhead. 3. What do you think would be the greatest cost in making this product? 4. Discuss whether you think this manufacturer would use job order costing or process costing and why.