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Creating Weighted Groups for Assignments

You can weight final grades based on assignment groups.  Selecting this option assigns a weight to each assignment group, not  the assignments themselves. Within each assignment group, a percentage  is calculated by dividing the total points a student has earned by the  total points possible for all assignments in that group.

In the course navigation, click Assignments.

Click on Assignments within the Course Navigation.

Click the settings icon, and choose Assignments Groups Weight.

Click on the gear icon, and then choose Assignments Groups Weight

A pop up will appear, click the Weight final grade based on assignment groups checkbox, and click save.

A pop up will appear, click the Weight final grade based on assignment groups checkbox, and click save.

Adding Assignment Groups