Find the grade point average. Assume that the grade point values are 4.00 for an A,3.00 for a B, and so on

grades #of credit hours

B 4

B 2

B 4

C 4

What is the grade point average ?

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- Nov 6th 2009, 02:54 PMchikaSomeone help me with this problem Thanks!!!
Find the grade point average. Assume that the grade point values are 4.00 for an A,3.00 for a B, and so on

grades #of credit hours

B 4

B 2

B 4

C 4

What is the grade point average ? - Nov 6th 2009, 02:57 PMchika
[quote=chika;399004]Find the grade point average. Assume that the grade point values are 4.00 for an A,3.00 for a B, and so on

grades #of credit hours #of credit hours #of credit hours

B 4

B 2

B 4

C 4 - Nov 6th 2009, 03:03 PMbigwave
by this do you mean there are 10 B's and 4 C's

- Nov 6th 2009, 03:44 PMPatrickFoster
Substitute your variables.

B = 3, C = 2.

$\displaystyle \frac{B4 + B2 + B4 + C4}{4+2+4+4}$

$\displaystyle \frac{(3)4 + (3)2 + (3)4 + (2)4}{14}$

$\displaystyle \frac{12 + 6 + 12 + 8}{14}$

$\displaystyle \frac{38}{14} = 2.71429 $

GPA = 2.71

Patrick