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Grades [Dec. 19th, 2000|11:22 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
Evan posted his grades, so I guess I'll post mine too.

Course Course Title Credits Grade Grade
Points
CSE 401 INT COMPILER CONSTR 3.0 3.8 11.40
CSE 444 INTRO DATABASE SYS 3.0 3.6 10.80
LING 200 INTRO LING THOUGHT 5.0 3.9 19.50
PHYS 122 ELMAG & OSCIL MOTN 4.0 3.0 12.00
PHYS 132 EXPTL PHYSICS 1.0 3.0 3.00

Graded Credits
Attempted
Grade Points
Earned
Grade Point
Average
Total Credits
Earned
16.0 56.70 3.54 16.0

Some analysis:

  • Compilers: I'm happy with this grade.
  • Databases: I'm pissed at this grade, because the class was so easy ... my TA and professor can die. My TA knocked points off for everything, just to be evil. Having real world knowledge of databases hurt my grade here, most definitely.
  • Lingustics: I got a 3.9!?!?!? HAHAHAHA ... I hardly ever went to class. What a fucking joke. I never opened the book, I never studied for tests. So that's what non-CS, non-engineering classes are like, huh? Damn -- next quarter is going to rock. :-)
  • Physics: this class kicked my ass. Grade reflects it... this is my lowest grade at UW. But, I'm totally happy with it --- I'm done with it.
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Comments:
[User Picture]From: dakus
2000-12-19 11:26 pm (UTC)
TA's suck ass...
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2000-12-20 01:10 am (UTC)
yes, indeed.
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[User Picture]From: seadawg
2000-12-19 11:37 pm (UTC)
Damn, you guys get your grades quick. I don't get mine until January 6th. Our scale is rather lame too. We go 4.0 (A), 3.7 (A-), 3.3 (B+), 3.0, .... Yours looks much more exact.
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[User Picture]From: starla
2000-12-19 11:41 pm (UTC)
same here -- i'm getting pretty edgy, too. :-P
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From: jdeunique
2000-12-20 05:56 am (UTC)

Hmmmmmm

Im so glad that I'm done with college. But in the back of my mind I do think about going back and having all that hassle again...

I might do it again... Who knows...I had a great time in college..
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[User Picture]From: skeets
2000-12-20 11:16 pm (UTC)
That's the scale that we have too... I've never seen grades that allow for tenths of a grade point before! It seems pretty cool to me.

But at least we get our grades pretty quick, usually within a week of finals ending. ^_^
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[User Picture]From: christowang
2000-12-20 05:57 am (UTC)
Mines even worse... I go to county, and it just goes 4.0,3.0,2.0.... No in between...
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[User Picture]From: mart
2000-12-20 07:35 am (UTC)
I don't know how your grading system works, but since you're happy with most of them: Well done!
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From: sheehan
2000-12-22 05:16 pm (UTC)

i'm amazed :)

ling 200 is easy, i got a 4.0 :P

3.6 in compilers :(, damn midterm or final...

i think i got a 3.2 in phys 122/132...

this quarter: 3.71, 19.0 credits (never again)...
net change +0.01 overall to a 3.68, moving now! :)

--scott
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2000-12-22 05:45 pm (UTC)

Re: i'm amazed :)

amazed I did so well or so poorly?
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