Progress Report and Work Schedule: Spring 2009



Week 1:

Lecture 1 (02/10): Chapter 1, sections 1, 2, 3, 4
Lecture 2 (02/12): Chapter 1, sections 4

work due: read lecture notes 1.1-1.4. Work out all example problems. 

Week 2:

Lecture 3 (02/17): Chapter 1, sections 4, 5.
Lecture 4 (02/19): Chapter 1, sections 6, 7.

work due: work out example problems of sections 1.5-I.7.
Solve problems 1.1, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8.

Week 3: 

Lecture 5 (02/24): Chapter 1, section 8, 9.
Lecture 6 (02/26): Chapter 1, review problem.

work due: work out all example problems of chapter 1.
Solve problems 1.14, 1.16, 1.17, 1.18, 1.19.
If time allows, solve more problems from chapter 1.
Solutions sent 02/26.

Week 4:

Lecture 7 (03/03): Chapter 2, sections 1-3.
Lecture 8 (03/05): Chapter 2, sections 3-4.

work due: study lecture notes for chapter 2 and the 
example problems.

Week 5:

Lecture 9  (03/10): Chapter 2, section 4: example problems. 
Lecture 10 (03/12): Chapter 2, sections 5 & 6.

work due: study lecture notes for chapter 2 and all   
example problems of sections 4 & 5.


Week 6:

Lecture 11  (03/17): Chapter 2, section 6: example problem.
Lecture 12 (03/19): Chapter 2, section 6: example problem.

work due: solve problems 2.1-2.4, 2.6,  2.9, 2.11 closed-notes.
Check your work with solution handout mailed 3/20.


Week 7:

Lecture 13  (03/24): Chapter 3, section 1-7.
Lecture 14  (03/26): Chapter 3, section 7-11.

work due: solve example problems of Chapter 3.
Then solve problems 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8.

Week 8: Spring break. 

Week 9: 

Lecture 15  (04/7): Chapter 4
Lecture 16  (04/9): Chapter 4

MIDTERM EXAM: friday April,  10: 1-4PM, room: TBA


Week 10: 

Lecture 17  (04/14): Chapter 5, section 5.1, 5.2, 5.3

Study lecture notes of chapter 4. Solve example problems.
Solve problems 4.3, 4.5.

Lecture 18  (04/16): Chapter 5, section 5.3 (examples)


Week 11:

Lecture 19  (04/21): Chapter 5, section 5.3
Study lecture notes of chapter 5. Solve example problems.

Lecture 20  (04/23): Chapter 5, section 5.4

Lecture notes e-mailed 5/24.
work out all problems of section 5.4.


Week 12:

Lecture 21  (04/28): Chapter 5, section 5.5, 5.6, 5.7
Lecture 22  (04/30): Chapter 5, section 5.8

Handed out last lecture notes of Chapter 5:
study the notes, work out all example problems.
Solve problem 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4.


Week 13:

Lecture 23  (05/5): Chapter 6
Lecture 24  (05/7): Chapter 6

Continue working on problem set of chapter 5.

Week 14:

Lecture 25  (05/12): Chapter 6, review problem
Lecture 26  (05/14): Chapter 6 

Lecture notes for chapter 6 handed in 05/12.
Study lecture notes and work out all example problems.


Week 15:

Lecture 27  (05/19): Chapter 7 (gyroscopic effects)
read/study lecture notes, solve example problem
emailed solutions for chapter 6 on 5/20.
Solve problems (especially problem 3) of chapter 6.