Enter the total assignment points into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Half Points Back. 

Half Points Back Formula

HPB = TP * .5


  • HPB is the Half Points Back ((points back))
  • TP is the total assignment points

To calculate Half Points Back, multiply the total assignment points by 1/2.

How to Calculate Half Points Back?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Half Points Back.

  1. First, determine the total assignment points. 
  2. Next, gather the formula from above = HPB = TP * .5.
  3. Finally, calculate the Half Points Back.
  4. 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.

total assignment points = 50