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EMch 461 & ME 461

Fall 2001

Assignments

 Class Date Reading Problems Comments 1 8/22 chapter 1 - 2 8/24 1.1-1.8 - 3 8/27 1.9, 1.10 1.2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 Due Friday 8/31 4 8/29 - - 5 8/31 2.1, 2.2 1.10, 11, 12, 13 Due Friday 9/7 6 9/5 - - 7 9/7 3.1-3.5 2.7 To be collected with next assignment 8 9/10 - - 9 9/12 3.6-3.9 3.1, 5, 6 Due Wednesday 9/19 10 9/14 11 9/17 4.1-4.3 3.10, 11, 18 Due Monday 9/24 12 9/19 5.1-5.3 - 13 9/21 - 4.1, 3 Due Friday 9/28  Truss Example:  page1 page2 page3 14 9/24 5.4-5.5 - Test 1 on Monday 10/01 (6:30-7.45) covers chapters 1-4 15 9/26 - - Formula Sheet 16 9/28 - - Practice Problems 17 10/01 Test 1 in 114 EES from 6:30-7:45, no class at regular time 18 10/03 6.1-6.4 5.2, 3, 5, 9 (solve by hand using 2 elements and discuss the comparison between this model and beam theory) 19 10/05 7.1-7.4 6.11 Remember that Monday is the beginning of the Fall Study Break - Homework problems in chapters 5 & 6 are due Friday 10/12 20 10/10 21 10/12 22 10/15 8.1-8.5 7.1, 7.2, 7.3 Due Friday 10/19 23 10/17 24 10/19 8.7-8.9 Handout 1 Due Wednesday 10/23 25 10/22 91.-9.5 26 10/24 11.1-11.3 Read "Expert Built-In" by Jean Thilmany in Oct. 2001 Mechanical Engineering magazine and type a one-page paper summarizing your reaction and thoughts on the article. Due Monday 10/29 27 10/26 11.4, 11.6 28 10/29 Handout 2 Due Friday 11/2 [handout contains a typo - there should be an A (cross-sectional area) in the denominator under the square root in the equation for wn] 29 10/31 Summary 30 11/2 Provided the formula sheet for Test 2 31 11/5 Monday & Wednesday classes will meet in 64 WillardFriday classes will meet in 71 Willard Test 2 format:  closed book, closed notes, formula sheet provided in advance, students may write additional formulas on sheet in pen (formulas only), write name on formula sheet and turn in with test, bring student ID to exam. 32 11/7 No class due to evening test Test 2 in 114 EES from 6:30-7:45 33 11/9 Project 1 due 11/16 Meet in 69 Willard 34 11/12 Meet in 108 Waring 35 11/14 Meet in 112 Boucke 36 11/16 Project 2 due 11/28 Meet in 69 Willard 37 11/19 Meet in 108 Waring 38 11/21 Meet in 112 Boucke 39 11/26 Meet in 108 Waring 40 11/28 Project 3 due 12/5 Meet in 112 Boucke 41 11/30 Meet in 69 Willard 42 12/3 [SRTEs] Project 4 due 12/7 Meet in 108 Waring 43 12/5 Meet in 112 Boucke 44 12/7 Meet in 69 Willard

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