1. Homework (14 chapters) 30%
2. Mid-term Exam (Chapters 1-8) 25%
3. Final Exam (Chapters 11-16) 25%
4. Three Assignments (5% each) 15%
5. Discussion Forum 5%
6. Chapter Quizzes (14 chapters) Extra Credit
Extra credit points earned will change your final course grade according to the following scale: 126–140 points = 5 points added to final course average; 105-125 points = 4 points added to your final course average; 84-104 points = 3 points added to your final course average; 63-83 points = 2 points added to your final course average; and 42-62 points = 1 point added to your final course average.
A final course average of 90% or above will earn an A, an average of 80% to 89% will earn a B, an average of 70% to 79% will earn a C, an average of 60% to 69% will earn a D, and an average below 60% will earn an F.
V. Homework Using MyFinanceLab
Logon to the MyFinanceLab website. There you will find assigned homework problems. These problems must be completed and submitted for grading. Problems can be repeated (the computer will use different numbers for each attempt) to enable students to learn the material. Thus, homework can be a valuable learning tool in preparing for quizzes and exams. Homework problems are graded by MyFinanceLab, and immediate feedback is provided to students. All students should be able to achieve an excellent homework grade while reinforcing their learning. Remember to use the instruction aids as needed when completing your homework. These include the “Help Me Solve This”, “Show Me An Example”, and “Ask the Instructor” buttons at the left of the homework problems. You will need to complete all of the homework problems assigned for each chapter.
Once you access MyFinanceLab, click the "Homework" button located on the left menu. The listing of chapters should appear. If you get...