# weighted average

## Definition

## Use weighted average in a sentence

“ You should try to take into account the weighted average so that you know you are using the correct data. ”

“ The college course was based on a weighted average, where the exams were worth more than simple quizzes and assignments. ”

“ In the Professor's course, one's grade is based on a weighted average where class participation accounts for thirty percent, papers account for twenty percent, and the final exam accounts for fifty percent. ”

## Related Terms

### Mentioned in these terms

- weighted average cost of capital
- time weighted average annual rate of return
- weighted average market capitalization
- weighted average remaining term (WART)
- weighted average credit rating
- weighted average coupon
- broad-based weighted average ratchet
- weighted average maturity
- weighted average equity
- time weighted average price