ENGR 104 Applied Problem Solving

Fall 2005 Class Schedule

 Date Topic for class lecture Reading* due beginning of class Project ID** Point Value Project Description Mon, Aug 29 Excel Basics Excel 1, 2, 3 Wed, Aug 31 Excel Documentation format Hw-1 10 Import data and graph Mon, Sep 05 Labor Day - No Class Wed, Sep 07 Excel Functions, charts Excel 4,  5 Hw-2 20 Excel function -area of sphere Mon, Sep 12 Excel Functions, charts Excel 6 & 7 Hw-3 10 If statements and graphs Wed, Sep 14 Excel Functions, charts Guide to Writing - Chapter 3 page 44, Chapter 7 Hw-4 20 Preparing Algorithms VBA function -Potential Energy VBA function - Vector Analysis Mon, Sep 19 Algorithms/Flowcharts MyUSI files -Flowchart symbols and MS Visual Basic for Applications Syntax document - Fig. 1-4. Hw-4 20 Preparing Algorithms VBA function -Potential Energy VBA function - Vector Analysis Wed, Sep 21 User Defined functions Excel 8 Mon, Sep 26 User Defined functions Excel 8 Hw-5 5 VBA function -PE  w/ If Wed, Sep 28 MS Visio In-class demonstration Hw-6 10 Flowchart drawing-equiv. resistance Mon, Oct 03 Visual Basic Hw-7 10 If statement - equiv. resistance Wed, Oct 05 Visual Basic Hw-8 10 Do Loops Mon, Oct 10 Visual Basic Guide to Writing - page 111-114 Hw-9 10 Do Loops- square number  with Instructional report Wed, Oct 12 Review Mon, Oct 17 Mid Term Test 40 Wed, Oct 19 Visual Basic Hw-10 30 Do Loops - Grade aluminum quality with documented instructions on how to use. Mon, Oct 24 Visual Basic Hw-10 Do Loops - Grade aluminum due Wed, Oct 26 Visual Basic Hw-11 5 Fri, Oct 28 Last Day to drop without evaluation Mon,Oct 31 TK Solver Math supplement Area of cone Wed, Nov 02 TK Solver Hw-12 10 Vector Analysis Mon, Nov 07 Laboratory Analysis Guide to Writing - Chapter 6 Lab-1 30 Bolt Circle Lab with report Wed, Nov 09 TK Solver Concepts page 70 Hw-13 10 Buoyancy problem Mon, Nov 14 TK Solver Math supplement Hw-14 10 Tank Volume, Bolt Circle Lab Report due Wed, Nov 16 TK Solver add-in Mon, Nov 21 TK Solver add-in Hw-15 10 Speed/distance problem Wed, Nov 23 Thanksgiving Holiday -         no class Mon, Nov 28 TK Solver add-in Hw-16 10 FBD/Newton's law static force Wed, nov 30 Excel Excel 10 Hw-17 10 Matrix Math, Goal seek Mon, Dec 05 Excel Excel 6, 11 Hw-18 10 Interpolate graphs/Simpson's Rule Wed, Dec 07 Review Mon, Dec 12 Final Exam 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. -TC 121 100 400 Total points

* "Concepts" = Concepts in Engineering Textbook

"Excel" = A Guide to Microsoft Excel 2002 Textbook.

"Guide to Writing" =  A Guide to Writing as an Engineer Textbook.

**  Project assignments are due end of lab or beginning of next class                     Last Modified: 08/23/2005