# Solution: What is the total depreciation in the first three years using straight-line method?

An asset is purchased for P500,000.00. The salvage value in 25 years is P100,000.00. What is the total depreciation in the first three years using straight-line method?

#### Problem Statement: ME Board April 1998

An asset is purchased for P500,000.00. The salvage value in 25 years is P100,000.00. What is the total depreciation in the first three years using straight-line method?

• A. P45,000.00
• B. P46,000.00
• C. P47,000.00
• D. P48,000.00

The total depreciation in the first three years using straight-line method is P48,000.00.

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