Enter the number of two-pointers made and the number of 3 pointers made into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Basketball Points.

## Basketball Points Formula

BP = 2PM*2 + 3PM*3

Variables:

- BP is the Basketball Points (points)
- 2PM is the number of two-pointers made
- 3PM is the number of 3-pointers made

To calculate Basketball Points, multiply the number of two-pointers by by 2, then add the result to the number of 3-pointers made times 3.

## How to Calculate Basketball Points?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Basketball Points.

- First, determine the number of two-pointers made.
- Next, determine the number of 3-pointers made.
- Next, gather the formula from above = BP = 2PM*2 + 3PM*3.
- Finally, calculate the Basketball Points.
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

number of two pointers made = 10

number of 3 pointers made = 5