# Just weight and see

#1

get_average returned 82.375 instead of 91.15 for alice. What am I doing wrong?

``````lloyd = {
"name": "Lloyd",
"homework": [90.0, 97.0, 75.0, 92.0],
"quizzes": [88.0, 40.0, 94.0],
"tests": [75.0, 90.0]
}
alice = {
"name": "Alice",
"homework": [100.0, 92.0, 98.0, 100.0],
"quizzes": [82.0, 83.0, 91.0],
"tests": [89.0, 97.0]
}
tyler = {
"name": "Tyler",
"homework": [0.0, 87.0, 75.0, 22.0],
"quizzes": [0.0, 75.0, 78.0],
"tests": [100.0, 100.0]
}

def average(numbers):
total = sum(numbers)
total = float(total)

def get_average(student):
homework = average(student["homework"])
quizzes = average(student["quizzes"])
tests = average(student["tests"])
return .01 * homework + 0.3 * quizzes + 0.6 * tests``````

#2

Hi, @webjumper01049 ,

Check, carefully, all the code that is needed to compute the result, including the numbers in this line ...

``return .01 * homework + 0.3 * quizzes + 0.6 * tests``

#3

#4

OK just figured it out. It is 0.1 * homework and not 0.01.

#5

def get_average(student):
homework = average(student["homework"])
quizzes = average(student["quizzes"])
tests = average(student["tests"])
sum = homework * 0.1 + quizzes * 0.3 + tests* 0.6
return sum

#6

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