Week 2

Reading Assignments
  • Lab Safety Quiz due by physics lab Tue. Oct. 7
  • Read this post
Math: Strang 1.2, 1.3, 1.4
  • 1.2: 2, 3, 6, 7,9, 13, 20, 22, 25, 33
  • 1.3: 1, 2, 7, 9, 13, 15, 16, 17, 22, 25
  • 1.4: 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 15, 16, 24, 25, 26, 33, 34
    (problems from section 1.4 postponed)
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  • Written problem solutions submitted to Rachel’s mailbox by 3:00 pm Fri. Oct. 10
  • Solutions (partial) (requires Log in)
Physics: Mazur Ch. 2, Ch. 3
  • Reading Response 1 submitted via MasteringPhysics or via email by 6:00 pm Sun. Oct. 5. Read this post
  • Ch. 2: 12, 18, 20, 27, 32, 33, 44, 45, 47, 51, 52, 56, 57, 59, 88
  • Ch. 3: 1, 17, 36, 37, 38, 51, 52, 75, 79, 84, 85, 91, 92, 96, 101
  • Submit bold problems via MasteringPhysics by 11:59 pm Fri. Oct. 10
  • Solutions (requires Log in)
Seminar: Simonyi Ch.1, (Ch. 2 for week 3)
  • Ch. 1 Seminar Papers posted here by 11:59 pm Sat. Oct. 4
  • Ch. 1 Seminar Paper Responses posted here by 6:00 pm Mon. Oct. 6
  • Ch. 2 Seminar Papers posted by 11:59 pm Sat. Oct. 11
Sat. Oct. 4
  • Writing Group 1 posts Ch. 1 Seminar Papers here by 11:59 pm
Sun. Oct. 5
  • Physics Reading Response 1 submitted via MasteringPhysics or via email by 6:00 pm Sun. Oct. 5
Mon. Oct. 6
  • Quiz 1 on Week 1 material Math Physics
  • Lectures
  • (Math) Lab 3
  • Lectures
  • Writing Group 2 posts Ch. 1 Seminar Paper Responses here by 6:00 pm
Tue. Oct. 7
Wed. Oct. 8
  • Lectures
Thu. Oct. 9
  • Seminar
  • Problem Session
Fri. Oct. 10
  • Math: written problem solutions submitted to Rachel’s mailbox by 3:00 pm Fri. Oct. 10
  • Physics: online problems submitted via MasteringPhysics by 11:59 pm Fri. Oct. 10
Sat. Oct. 11
  • Writing Group 2 posts Ch. 2 Seminar Papers here by 11:59 pm