Biology 204 Final Grading Scale

August 2, 2018

 

Final Lecture Test  4:  Raw score times 2, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, is your percent, which is posted as your points.  Since the test contained 54 items, not 50, 8 bonus points were possible.  Highest possible:  108.  Range  104 - 48.  Median: 78

 

Homework Set 2:  Each of the seven assignment is worth 5 points. Drop the lowest of the seven; add up the remaining six.  Round the total mathematically to the nearest whole number.  Highest possible would be 30--but if you completed all seven assignments, the last one is worth 5 bonus points.

 

Lab Practical 2:  Raw score times 1.67, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, is your percent, which is posted as your points. Since the test contained 61 items, not 60, 2 bonus points were possible.  Highest possible:  102.  Range:  102 - 62   Median: 90

 

Quiz Set 3: Drop lowest of 3 quizzes; add up the others, including the Diffusion lab and the Genetics lab (which may not be dropped) , carrying half points.  Round total up to nearest whole number, add 2 bonus points, if earned. Highest possible:  34.

 

Lecture Test  3:  Raw score times 2, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, is your percent, which is posted as your points.  Since the test contained 53 items, not 50, 6 bonus points were possible.  Highest possible:  106.  Range  104 - 42.  Median: 78

 

Lecture Test  2:  Raw score times 2, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, is your percent, which is posted as your points.  Since the test contained 53 items, not 50, 6 bonus points were possible.  Highest possible:  106.  Range  106 - 50.  Median: 84

 

Homework Set 1:  Each of the seven assignment is worth 5 points. Drop the lowest of the seven; add up the remaining six.  Round the total mathematically to the nearest whole number.  Highest possible is 30.

 

Lab Practical 1:  Raw score times 1.67, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, is your percent, which is posted as your points.  Highest possible;  100.  Range  100 - 40.  Median:  82

 

Quiz Set 1: Drop lowest of five quizzes; add up the other four, carrying half points.  Round total up to nearest whole number, which is recorded as your points. Highest possible:  32.

 

 

  Total 

Lowest   A

Lowest  B

Lowest C

Lowest D

Lecture Test 1

100 90 80 70 60

Quiz Set 1

32 28 25 22 19

Lab Prac 1 

100 90 80 70 60

HWork Set 1

30 27 24 21 18

Lecture Test 2

100 90 80 70 60

Lecture Test 3

100 90 80 70 60

Quiz  Set 2 

32 28 25 22 19

Lab Prac 2

100 90 80 70 60

HW Set 2

30 27 24 21 18

Lec Test 4 (final)

100 90 80 70 60
Final Totals 724 650 578 506 434

  Total 

Lowest   A

Lowest  B

Lowest C

Lowest D