**Description**:

**Total Possible Score**: 6.00

Total: 1.00

Distinguished - Accurately answers all parts of the problem from the assignment.

Proficient - Answers all parts of the problem from the assignment with some minor inaccuracies in the calculations.

Basic - Answers all parts of the problem from the assignment with several inaccuracies in the calculations.

Below Expectations - Attempts to answer the problem from the assignment; however, many inaccuracies are present in the calculations.

Non-Performance - The answers to Problem 27 are either nonexistent or entirely inaccurate.

Total: 1.00

Distinguished - Accurately answers all parts of the problem from the assignment.

Proficient - Answers all parts of the problem from the assignment with some minor inaccuracies in the calculations.

Basic - Answers most parts of the problem from the assignment with several inaccuracies in the calculations.

Below Expectations - Attempts to answer the problem from the assignment; however, many inaccuracies are present in the calculations.

Non-Performance - The answers to Problem 28 are either nonexistent or entirely inaccurate.

Total: 1.00

Distinguished - Accurately answers the problem from the assignment.

Proficient - Answers the problem from the assignment with some minor inaccuracies in the calculations.

Basic - Answers the problem from the assignment with several inaccuracies in the calculations.

Below Expectations - Attempts to answer the problem from the assignment; however, many inaccuracies are present in the calculations.

Non-Performance - The answers to Problem 29 are either nonexistent or entirely inaccurate.

Total: 1.00

Distinguished - Accurately calculates the share price using the clean surplus dividend and thoroughly explains why or why not the answer was the same as problem 29.

Proficient - Calculates the share price using the clean surplus dividend and explains why or why not the answer was the same as problem 29. There are minor inaccuracies in the calculation of the share price or minor details are missing from the explanation.

Basic - Calculates the share price using the clean surplus dividend and somewhat explains why or why not the answer was the same as problem 29. There are several inaccuracies in the calculation of the share price or relevant details are missing from the explanation.

Below Expectations - Attempts to calculate the share price using the clean surplus dividend and explain why or why not the answer was the same as problem 29; however, there are many inaccuracies in the calculation of the share price and/or significant details are missing from the explanation.

Non-Performance - Problem 30 is either nonexistent or entirely inaccurate.

Total: 1.00

Distinguished - Writes a thorough defense of the position as to the value of Abbot Laboratories' current stock price of $50 per share.

Proficient - Writes a defense of the position as to the value of Abbot Laboratories' current stock price of $50 per share. Minor details are missing.

Basic - Writes a limited defense of the position as to the value of Abbot Laboratories' current stock price of $50 per share. Relevant details are missing.

Below Expectations - Writes a minimal defense of a position to the value of Abbot Laboratories' current stock price of $50 per share. Significant details are missing.

Non-Performance - The defense is either nonexistent or lacks the components described in the assignment instructions.

Total: 0.25

Distinguished - Analyzes texts for scholarly significance and pertinence within and across the various disciplines, assessing them according to their contributions and consequences.

Proficient - Utilizes texts in the context of scholarship to expand a foundation of disciplinary knowledge and to raise and discover significant inquiries.

Basic - Employs texts with the intent and expectation of increasing knowledge.

Below Expectations - Approaches texts only within the context of assignment.

Total: 0.25

Distinguished - Gave a valid explanation of information presented in mathematical forms. Student makes appropriate conclusions based on that data.

Proficient - Gave a valid explanation of data presented in mathematical forms.

Basic - Gave a somewhat valid explanation of data presented in mathematical forms, but occasionally made minor errors.

Below Expectations - Attempted to explain data presented in mathematical forms, but drew erroneous conclusions about what the information meant.

Total: 0.15

Distinguished - Displays meticulous comprehension and organization of syntax and mechanics, such as spelling and grammar. Written work contains no errors, and is very easy to understand.

Proficient - Displays comprehension and organization of syntax and mechanics, such as spelling and grammar. Written work contains only a few minor errors, and is mostly easy to understand.

Basic - Displays basic comprehension of syntax and mechanics, such as spelling and grammar. Written work contains a few errors, which may slightly distract the reader.

Below Expectations - Fails to display basic comprehension of syntax or mechanics, such as spelling and grammar. Written work contains major errors, which distract the reader.

Total: 0.15

Distinguished - Accurately uses APA formatting consistently throughout the paper, title page, and reference page.

Proficient - Exhibits APA formatting throughout the paper. However, layout contains a few minor errors.

Basic - Exhibits basic knowledge of APA formatting throughout the paper. However, layout does not meet all APA requirements.

Below Expectations - Fails to exhibit basic knowledge of APA formatting. There are frequent errors, making the layout difficult to distinguish as APA.

Total: 0.20

Distinguished - The paper meets the specific page requirement stipulated in the assignment description.

Proficient - The paper closely meets the page requirement stipulated in the assignment description.

Basic - The paper meets over half of the page requirement stipulated in the assignment description.

Below Expectations - A fraction of the page requirement is completed.