grade_formula_001 - PHY2053 Fall 2011 August 29, 2011...

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PHY2053 Fall 2011 August 29, 2011 University of Florida Page 1 of 2 Department of Physics PHY2053 Overall Course Grade Formula You course grade is based on 100 maximum points. Your overall course points are determined from the following three terms: Overall Course Points = Exams + Quiz + Homework Exams: Your overall exam score is given by ) 3 2 1 ( Ex Ex Ex Exams + + = . Ex1 and Ex2 are your exam scores. The exams will be 20 problems each with one point per problem. Ex3 is the cumulative final exam which is also 20 problems and is weighted equally with the other exams, giving a total possible exam score of 60 points. Quiz: Your overall quiz score is given by ) 20 ( 50 ) 9 . 0 ( 10 1 × × = = = n n sum Q Q Quiz . Q n is your quiz grade for the for n th assignment (0-5 points). These are summed over all 10 quizzes and divided by the total number of quizz points possible, Q tot = 10 × 5 = 50 , minus 10% (forgiveness for illness, missed classes, etc…): 45 50 9 . 0 ) 9 . 0 ( 1 . 0 = × = × = × -
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