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Problem 20-1AShurShot Sports Inc. manufactures basketballs for the National Basketball Association (NBA). For the first 6 months of 2014, the company reported the following operating results while operating at 80% of plant capacity and producing 120,000 units.AmountSales$4,800,000Cost of goods sold3,600,000Selling and administrative expenses405,000Net income$ 795,000Fixed costs for the period were cost of goods sold $960,000, and selling and administrative expenses $225,000.In July, normally a slack manufacturing month, ShurShot Sports receives a special order for 10,000 basketballs at $27 each from the Greek Basketball Association (GBA). Acceptance of the order would increase variable selling and administrative expenses $0.50 per unit because of shipping costs but would not increase fixed costs and expenses.