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Use Excel to track grades and calculate GPA

I want to create a worksheet to track my grades and GPA. What formulas and/ or functions might I use? Explain why I chose the specific formula and/or function.

These are some of my classes,and grades.

Accounting for Non-Accounting Major-------D+
Academic Strategies for the Business Professional-----------B
Survey of Mathematics-------------D
Introduction to Management---------A-
Human Resource Management---------------C+


A 93-100% 4.0
A- 90-92% 3.7
B+ 87-89% 3.3
B 83-86% 3.0
C+ 77-79% 2.3
C 73-76% 2.0
C- 70-72% 1.7
D+ 67-69% 1.3
D 60-66% 1.0

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Open excel. I'll get you started with the attached:

There are numerous ways to do this, but I figure I'll start with the simplest concept. A grade is an average. In order to equate that to a letter, you can tell excel that "IF" it meets this condition it's this grade.

Most important. Decide on the structure. Since you don't specify, I assume you're only looking at this term. My thought would be ...

Solution Summary

Excel spreadsheet to get you started tracking your grades in excel. You can view formulas and replicate them practicing and learning excel.