On June 10, Meredith Company purchased $8,000 of merchandise from Leinert Company FOB shipping point, terms 2/10, n/30. Meredith pays the freight costs of $400 on June 11. Damaged goods totaling $300 are returned to Leinert for credit on June 12. The scrap value of these goods is $150. On June 19, Meredith pays Leinert Company in full, less the purchase discount. Both companies use a perpetual inventory system. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)


(a)Prepare separate entries for each transaction on the books of Meredith Company.

(b)Prepare separate entries for each transaction for Leinert Company. The merchandise purchased by Meredith on June 10 had cost Leinert $5,000.