### Video instructions and help with filling out and completing Are Form 8815 Calculators

**Instructions and Help about Are Form 8815 Calculators**

How to calculate GPA and C GPA I will explain with step-by-step all necessary points in the calculation of GPA and C GPA let me move in my laptop now GPA stands for grade point average for our simplification we just use abbreviation GPA GPA is an important part of the education system in ranking students while it lacks a completely standard calculation formula the GPA is nevertheless the most accurate way to measure a student's abilities because it accounts for their entire academic career including the level of difficulty in both the courses and school GPA formula is equal to the sum of total credit hours per course multiplied grade received per course then divided by total of credit hours per semester let me explain this formula GPA calculation we need to follow four easy steps only first multiply each numeric grade value by the number of credits the course worth second add these numbers together this is the total number of quality points third add a total of credit hours per semester fourth divided the total of credit hours per semester by the total number of quality points let me explain how to calculate GPA with the help of the example you will very easily understand it here one very important thing you must know about GPA scale the standard GPA is based on 4.0 scale it will vary university to university you will find this great in your syllabus University websites and administration office of the university let's say we have only four class this semester the credit hours and obtained grades are mentions in front of you first we will simply multiply class credit hours with obtained grades points here in the first course we have four credit hours and obtain a grade a grade as per GPA scale value is equal to four now we multiply four credit hours with the four grade point we get sixteen weighted average grade for the first class similarly we calculated the weighted average grade for rest of courses now we added these weight averages grade sixteen nine nine and twenty we get the total 54 of weight average grades now we added courses credit hours 4 3 3 & 5 we got 15 total courses credit hours in last we divided total 54 of wait average grades by 15 total courses credit hours we get 3.6 GPA in this case now you can easily calculate GPA of any semester after understanding GPA calculation now I am going to explain how to calculate C GPA C GPA is also known as cumulative grade point average or overall GPA we will use the following formula to calculate C GPA C GPA is equal to the sum of GPA all semesters divided by sum of credit of all courses let me explain the calculation of see GPA with the help of an example let's say one student has 22 credit hours in semester one and got GPA 3.5 in second semester 20 credit hours and got GPA 3.2 first we will multiply credit hours with GPA here in semester 122 credit hours multiplied with GPA 3.5 we get 77 wait average GPA in semester one in second semester we again multiply 20 credit hours with GPA 3.2 we get 64 wait average GPA in semester two if we have another semester we will follow these step as well now we add 77 wait average GPA and 64 wait average GPA we get 141 total weight average GPA now we add 20 to credit hours and 20 credit hours each semester we get total 42 credit hours in Leste we divide 141 total of weight average GPA by 42 total credit hours we get three point 36 CGPA I hope you understand this concept if you want to know the hidden methods how to improve your GPA then you will comments below I will make a video about this topic if a lot of students will show their interest in it if you thought this video was valuable please give it a thumbs up subscribe and leave a comment so other people will know it's worth watching too thanks