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to MECH 353 students:
8/21/98 - Classes are starting. Your first
lab meeting will be a workshop on solution
techniques for problems in Statics. Bring a pad of paper and a calculator
to Dana .
8/24/98 - Homework Set #1 due on Monday, August
31. (No Quiz on this day.)
Homework Set #2 due on Wednesday, September 2.
8/26/98 - I have gotten a great room for our
lectures...Taylor 113. We will meet there on
Friday at 9:00.
9/2/98 - The solutions for Set #1 are
on the web. Click on problem numbers in Syllabus.
Note: There will be a short quiz on Monday on Chapter 1 material.
9/6/98 - Because homeworks are due in
on Mondays, I have decided to make Wednesdays
our short quiz days. No quiz tomorrow.
9/14/98 - ***IMPORTANT***Note if you
have not signed up for a time to install your
practice gage, please stop by my office or send me an email to find a time
9/22/98 - The Hwk/Quiz due date has
been changed to Friday - 9/25/98.
9/24/98 - Homework Set #5 will be due
on Wednesday - 9/30/98, then we should be back
on track for homeworks due on Mondays again.
9/29/98 - Beam Bending Lab Report should
be written in long memo format. (Prof. Knisely
handed out the lab report formats document earlier this semester.)
If you did not
get one, come to my office to pick-up one.
Note Due dates: Thursday Lab Group: Monday, October 5;
Tuesday Lab Group: Wednesday, October 7.
10/1/98 - Again the homework, Set #6,
will be due on Wednesday - 10/7/98 - not Monday.
10/8/98 - Mid-Term Exam will be on Monday
- 10/19/98.(Bring one 8 1/2 by 11 page
10/20/98 - Bonus Questions due on Friday
- 10/23; Hwk. from Chap. 10 due next Monday.
10/29/98 - Late assignments: It is my
policy to accept late homework and lab assignments.
However a penalty will be assessed. In general though an assignment done
late will receive a better grade than one done poorly and turned in on
one done well and on time will receive the best mark. With that having
the following due dates are formally written here as they were announced
Soda Can and Tensile Test Combined Lab Report:
Thursday Lab Group: Wednesday, October 28;
Tuesday Lab Group: Monday, November 2.
Dynamic Testing Plan - Partnership Reports:
Rough Draft Version -
Thursday Lab Group: Thursday, October 29;
Tuesday Lab Group: Tuesday, November 3.
Final Draft Version - Following Lab Period for Each Group.
11/29/98 - Eric:
Look here for the solution we were seeking.
- Today is the Final. Plan to come to Dana 237 at 3:15 p.m. If there is
taking place there, we will use that
room. BRING YOUR TEXTBOOK.
See you there. Prof.