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Week 
Date 
Topic  Links  Assignments 
1 
12/1 
Syllabus: Units Review  Unit Conversion sample problems, solutions (.pdf file) Parachute assignment handout (.doc file) 

12/3 
Dimensionless Parameters  Homework due 12/5 (.doc file)  
12/5 
Wind Tunnel Testing  Drag coefficient assignment due 12/10  
2 
12/8 
Parachute Equations  click for parachute team assignments  
12/10 
Trapezoidal Integration  Homework due 12/12 (.doc file)  
12/12 
Trapezoidal Integration using Excel  Excel explanation with some formulas 
Homework due 12/15 (.doc file)  
3 
12/15 
Parachute design / Reports  Sample memo report Sample formal report Effective homework presentation link 
Homework 1 redo  due 12/17 
12/17 
Ethics: Case Studies  Ethics , case study : IEEE Code of Ethics  
Christmas Break  Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! 

4  1/5  Isometric / Orthographic drawing  Orthographic examples  Parachute report, part I due 
1/7  Parachute Test  Meet in basketball court @ the King Horn Center 

1/9  AutoCAD basics 1  Inclass exercise  
5  1/12  AutoCAD basics 2  Inclass exercise  . 
1/14  ACAD Layers, Linetypes, Layout 


1/16  Midterm Exam  
6  MLK Holiday (no classes) 

1/21  Exam Review  AutoCAD inclass #3 due (handouts are outside of my door) 

1/23  Exam Review  Homework based on midterm exam due Please note that this will be graded strictly: please follow directions.  
7  1/26  Midterm Exam II  Solution set from midterm 1  
1/30  ACAD Dimensions: Ethics project: click here for ethic project teams, click here for formal report template  Ethics project  
8  2/2  ACAD Dimensions / ethics  AutoCAD project: item due  
2/4  Ethics team meetings / AutoCAD help  NSPE Code of Ethics AutoCAD lecture notes, ppt slides and item pictures are on the p: drive (under kreid) 

2/6  Ethics team meetings / AutoCAD help  AutoCAD HW 2 due  
9  2/9  .Ethics presentations  extra credit 9 & 10 am sections: Tim Mathile lecture (click for form)  AutoCAD project: project due 
2/11  .Ethics presentations  
2/13  Beam loading  
10  2/16  Distributed Load Problem  Beam homework #1 due  
2/18  Distributed Load Problem  Course Evals  Homework 1 & 2 solutions  Homework 3 (Excel) solution (you have to consider the mass of the beam for problem #2!)  
2/20  AutoCAD final exam problem  Computer lab  
Final exam: Monday, 2/23, 10:3012:30. (sections 1 & 5  Prof. Reid's sections will be in Sci Annex 105) 