A scatter graph technique is the method of separating semi-variable costs into fixed and variable elements. This method is also known as the regression line method. This method is based on past data, but it takes into account all data as compared to the high low method which considers only the highest and lowest items in the given data. This article provides five steps you should follow when segregating or separating semi-variable cost by using a scatter graph technique
Cost sheet is a document which provides for the assembly of the detailed cost of a cost centre or cost unit. It is a periodical statement of cost designed to show in detail the various components of cost of goods produced like prime cost, factory cost, cost of production, total cost and cost per unit.