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Varying point values within a weighted category

Question asked by Sheryl Holton on Dec 13, 2018
Latest reply on Jan 5, 2019 by Sheryl Holton

I have weighted categories for my course. Within the categories, my assignments vary in point values but I want each assignment to be weighted equally regardless of the total points for that assignment. How do I set that?


Here is an example:

Quiz 1 - total of 10 questions - student gets 10 right - 100%

Quiz 2 - total of 15 questions - student gets 10 right - 67%

At this point the quiz average should be 83.5 (167/2) but Canvas reports it as an 80% because it calculates the quiz average by dividing all correct quiz responses (20) by all possible quiz responses (25).