Computer Science 1044 
Introduction to C Programming

Given the following:
The following formula is applied to each individual student grade:
This is equivalent to averaging two X values with one grade of a 100. The lower scores receive a larger curve than the upper scores. An appropriate action when one considers that poorer students require more help. The curve ensures that a student will never surpass another student who scores higher.
Alpha can be set to achieve a desired class mean.
Where:
The formula for deriving alpha's value for a desired mean: