EC238 Winter 2010
1. January 13, 2010
I will take a make-up class for both Section A and B together on Jan 22 (friday) from 2:00 - 5:00 pm. The class will be held in BA 101 (Bricker Academic Bldg).
2. February 18, 2010
Midterm exam will be held in class on Feb 25. Exam will cover Ch 1 to Ch 6, inclusive. Exam will be 1 hour and 15 minutes long. It will have the following two parts:
Part A: 1 out of 2 'True/False/Uncertain with explanation' type questions or short questions 10 marks
Part B: 2 multi-part problem solving questions 30 marks
As a part of your exam preparation, I srongly recommend you to work out the optional assignments which are posted on the course website.
3. Apri 6, 2010
Final Exam will be held in Athletic Complex on April 15 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Final Exam will be a comprehensive exam. It will cover Chapter 1 to Chapter 13, inclusive, and Chapter 20 from the textbook (4th edition). All of the exam materials will be more or less equally covered.
Exam will be 3 hours long. It will have the following two parts:
Part A: 3 out of 4 Short Questions / 'True, False or Uncertain with explanation' type questions 3* 10 = 30 marks
Part B: 3 Multi-part Problem Solving Questions 70 marks
To prepare for the exam, I strongly recommend you to work out the optional assignments which are posted on the website. You should also go through the solutions to the midterm exam which is posted on the course website. You should study the textbook and go through the lecture slides and your class lecture notes carefully. In particular, you should make sure that you understand all of the models with a graphical explanation.
Solutions to the optional assignments are posted on this course website, except for Assignment 3 and 5. You will find the solutions to these two assignments from the textbook Study Guide. If you do not have the Study Guide, you can pick up the solutions to these two assignment during my exam-week office hours, if you have not already done so.
If you have any question about the exam materials, please free to stop by during my exam-week office hours, which are as follows:
April 7th 3:00 - 3:00 pm
April 14th 3:00 - 5:00 pm
You can also pick up your midterm exams during the above mentioned office hours if you have not already done so.
Good luck with your exams!
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