How to Use the Final Grade Calculator
As the semester winds down there is only one question on your mind: what do I need on my final exam? Well, there may be more, but that’s the only one we can help you with 😉. Use our calculator to figure out what you’ll need on your final exam to get an A.
If you’re not a big video tutorial fan, follow this list of steps instead.
- Select your current class gradeTo begin, select your current class grade from either of the dropdowns (letter or percent). They’ll auto-adjust based on your input.
- Select your desired class gradeNext, select your desired class grade (i.e. what you’d like to have at the end of the semester) as either a letter or percent.
- Enter your final exam weightFinally, enter the weight of your final exam as a percentage (e.g. 40 or 50). You’ll likely find this number on your syllabus.
- Hit calculate!Click the calculate button and let the magin happen. If your grade needed is over 100 you may need update your desired grade.