ME 202-2 Announcements

  • Extra Credit opportunity
    I have posted two new online HW assignments (Online HWs 3-1 and 3-3). You can complete the assignments as you normally would and you will receive a grade of 0-100% just like the other assignments.

    I will add up to 2 points on one of your exam scores for each of the two extra credit assignments that you complete. Your grade percentage for each assignment will be multiplied by 2 points and the resulting points will be added to one of your exam scores. Please note that it does not matter to which exam score the extra credit points are added, as all exam scores are weighted equally to compute the final course grade.

    Example: You complete Online HW 3-1 and earn a grade of 90%.
    (90%) x (2 points) = 1.8 points... 1.8 points will be added to one of your exam scores.

    Thus, you could earn a total of 4 points to be added to one of your exam scores if you earn 100% on these extra credit assignments.
    updated Mon Apr 30th 10:21 am by lsharpe3
  • Final exam practice problems for new topics covered since Exam 2
    Here are some practice problems to help you prepare for the last exam. These problems cover the new topics introduced since Exam 2. Go back and review the posted example problems from Exams 1 and 2 to review the older topics:

    Chapter 5: 29, 104, 105 (centroids and center of mass)
    Chapter 6: 45, 53, 77, 85, 139, 148, 153 (frames and machines)
    Chapter 9: 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 133, 142, 145 (SMOA and MMOI)
    Chapter 5: 68, 69, 70, 71, 77, and 78 (distributed forces)
    Chapter 7: 6, 9, 15, 21, and 22 (internal reactions)

    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
  • Written HW assignments posted on Canvas
    Beginning Thursday, February 8, we will move to Canvas for homework assignments. Written HW assignments will be posted there and you will submit your work by uploading as a pdf file.
    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
  • Exam 1 Practice Problems

    Exam 1 is scheduled for Thursday, February 15. Here is a list of problems from the textbook that would be useful in preparing for the exam:
    Ch. 2: 21, 24, 85, 89
    Ch. 3: 3, 9, 40, 55, 70, 77, 119, 124, and Sample Problem 3.10 on p.145
    The answers for these problems can be found in the back of the textbook.

    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
  • Video lecture on Canvas for Tuesday, January 30
    As I mentioned last week, I will be off campus on Tuesday, January 30 and we will not have class. I have posted a video lecture on Canvas that will take the place of the scheduled lecture. Please watch the videos, as they will help you with Online HW 1-4 that will be posted later in the week.

    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
  • Mistake in last example problem Thursday, Jan. 25
    I made an inadvertent error in the last example problem in Thursday's class. The z component of the force should have been +100N, not -100N. However, the final answer that I wrote on the board should be correct. The sign error was just a typo due to trying to end the problem (and class) quickly.

    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
  • ME 202 Teaching Assistants for Spring, 2018
    Erin Brown and Cooper Wade will be the TAs for this semester. They will hold office hours to answer questions and assist students with the course. Their office hours will be:

    Erin Brown: Mondays and Wednesdays 3-5pm in Ferris Hall 501
    Cooper Wade: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-11am in Min Kao 623

    updated Sun Apr 29th 8:50 am by lsharpe3
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