In this example, homework and assignments
will be worth 40% of the students final grade
and tests will be worth 60% of the students
Additional categories can be included, such
as participation, or discussions
Graded components do not have to be placed
in categories, but doing so expedites the
Click on the drop down
arrow and choose
If assignments and tests were not placed in a category during
creation, that can be done so through the grade center
is worth 10 points
Each test is
worth 10 points
The assignments count toward 40% of the final grade and
the tests count toward 60% of the final grade.
Raylene scored 100% on each of her 3 homework assignments, earning
She has earned the full 40% (or 40 points) toward her final grade.
Raylene scored a 90% and 80% on the tests, earning 17/20 (85% average).
She has earned an 85% average on the tests, so she will receive 85 * 60 (tests
are worth 60% of her final grade) = 51 points toward her final grade.
40 (assignment points) + 51 (test points) results in a final grade of 91%.
Had the tests and assignments been equally weighted she would have earned
a total of 47/50 and her final grade would have been a 94%.
Students can view grades by clicking Tools and then selecting My Grades.
Students will be able to click on the grade to view the submitted
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