Final Grade Calculator

Are you really close to getting the final grade you want but don't know how to calculate it?

This calculator will compute what grade point (percentage) you need on your final to get a certain grade in a class.

Your grade is %
You want a % in the class
Your final is % of your grade

How to Calculate What You Need on Your Final Exam with Our Final Grade Calculator

Are you trying to get a specific final grade in your class? Our Final Grade Calculator simplifies the process for you. Just enter your current grade, the grade you're aiming for, and the weight of your final exam. The calculator instantly computes the percentage you need to score on your final exam to reach your desired grade. It's quick, accurate, and takes the guesswork out of your semester grades.

How to Perform This Calculation by Hand Using the Final Grade Formula

Prefer to do it the old-school way? Here's how you can calculate your test points manually:

  • Step 1: Convert your current and desired grades into percentages.
  • Step 2: Identify the weight of the final exam as a percentage of the total course grade, usally 20%.
  • Step 3: Use the formula:
  • Required Final Exam Grade = (Desired Final Grade - (1 - Final Exam Weight) * Current Grade) /Exam Weight.
  • Step 4: Solve the equation to find out what grade average you need on the final exam.

Letter Grades by Percentage Table

Letter Grade Percentage
FBelow 60%

Tips for Preparing for Your Final Exam

Maximizing your performance in the final exam is crucial. Here are some tips to help you prepare effectively:

  • Start Early: Give yourself plenty of time to review the test material.
  • Organize Study Sessions: Group studies with other students can be beneficial, but solo reviews are crucial too.
  • Practice Past Tests: Familiarize yourself with the exam format and assessment types.
  • Stay Healthy: Remember, a healthy mind resides in a healthy body. Eat well and get enough sleep.
  • Seek Help if Needed: Don't hesitate to ask for clarification from teachers or classmates on assessments you find challenging.

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