full credit

noun

: the total amount of points that it is possible for a student to earn for work done on a test, exam, project, etc.
To earn full credit you must include at least three maps with your project.

Examples of full credit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web July 1, 2024 at 6:58 p.m. EDT Listen 7 min Share Comment Save Fairfax County schools will allow students to retake tests for full credit and will add a D-minus to their grading scale as the district and others try to rethink how to measure student performance. Karina Elwood, Washington Post, 1 July 2024 The surge ended in the World Series, the lordly Yankees winning in six games, but Mays was on his way and Durocher gave him full credit. Mike Kupper, Los Angeles Times, 19 June 2024 Currently, the full credit can apply to families with $200,000 or less in annual income or $400,000 for couples filing a joint return. Susan Tompor, The Enquirer, 12 June 2024 Bassitt knows this, but isn’t about to take full credit. Jerry McDonald, The Mercury News, 9 June 2024 And there was the pandemic, an event that caused historic job losses for which Trump accepts no responsibility as well as low inflation — for which Trump takes full credit. Josh Boak, Fortune, 20 May 2024 Of that number, only 13 qualify for the full credit, while another nine are eligible for the half credit of $3,750. Andrew J. Hawkins, The Verge, 3 May 2024 But the company said the hackers did not get sensitive information like full credit card numbers and addresses. Emilia David, The Verge, 12 Apr. 2024 Popular on Variety Roku said the hackers did not gain access to any sensitive personal information, including full credit card numbers or other payment information. Todd Spangler, Variety, 12 Apr. 2024

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“Full credit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full%20credit. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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