Biology 204 Mid-semester Grading Scale

October 18, 2018

 

Lecture Test 2:  Raw score x 2 gives your "percentage," which is posted as your points.  Since 3 bonus items were included, all students were able to earn 6 bonus points.   Range 106- 16:  Median:  72

 

Lab Practical 1:  Raw score times 1.67, rounded mathematically to the nearest whole number, gives your percentage, posted as your points.  Highest possible:   100.  Range 100- 13:  Median:  68

 

Homework Set 1:  Drop the lowest of 7 assignments, add up the other 6.  Each is worth 5 points, so that the highest possible is 30.

 

Quiz Set 1:  Drop the lowest of 5 quizzes; add up the other 4, carrying half points.  Round the final total up to the nearest whole number.  Each is worth 8 points, so the highest possible is 32.

 

 

  Total 

Lowest   A

Lowest  B

Lowest C

Lowest D

Lecture Test 1

100 88 78 68 58

Homework  Set 1

30 27 24 21 18

Quiz Set 1 

32 28 25 22 19

Lab Prac 1

100 85 75 65 55

Lecture Test 2

100 88 78 68 58

Lecture Test 3

Quiz  Set 2 

Lab Prac 2

HW Set 2

Lec Test 4 (final)

Current Totals 362 316 280 244 208

  Total 

Lowest   A

Lowest  B

Lowest C

Lowest D