TAM 212: Dynamics

Week Day Date Lecture Discussion Assignments Quiz
1 M Jan 15

M.L. King Day

(no lecture)

Welcome Ice-breaker    
T Jan 16      
W Jan 17 Lecture 1:    
R Jan 18      
F Jan 19 Lecture 2:    
S Jan 20        
U Jan 21    
2 M Jan 22 Lecture 3:

Worksheet 1
Great Circle Navigation
Solution

 

   
T Jan 23      
W Jan 24 Lecture 4:    
R Jan 25      
F Jan 26 Lecture 5:    
S Jan 27        
U Jan 28    
3 M Jan 29 Lecture 6:

Worksheet 2
Orbit of the Moon

 

   
T Jan 30   HW 1A: Coordinates and Vectors  
W Jan 31 Lecture 7:    
R Feb 1      
F Feb 2 Lecture 8:    
S Feb 3        
U Feb 4    
4 M Feb 5 Lecture 9:

Worksheet 3
Track Design

 

   
T Feb 6   HW 1B: Coordinates and Vectors  
W Feb 7 Lecture 10:   Quiz 1
R Feb 8    
F Feb 9 Lecture 11:  
S Feb 10        
U Feb 11    
5 M Feb 12 Lecture 12:

Worksheet 4
Roller Coaster Loops

   
T Feb 13   HW 2A: Vector Calculus and Rotations  
W Feb 14 Lecture 13:   Quiz 1 Retry
R Feb 15    
F Feb 16 Lecture 14:  
S Feb 17      
U Feb 18    
6 M Feb 19 Lecture 15:

Worksheet 5
Air Resistance (Numerical Integration)

 

Project Checkpoint:

Part 1

   
T Feb 20   HW 2B: Vector Calculus and Rotations  
W Feb 21 Lecture 16:   Quiz 2
R Feb 22    
F Feb 23 Lecture 17:
Project Description
 
S Feb 24        
U Feb 25    
7 M Feb 26 Lecture 18:

Worksheet 6
Car Backflip

 

   
T Feb 27   HW 3A: Tangential Normal and Particles  
W Feb 28 Lecture 19:   Quiz 2 Retry
R Mar 1    
F Mar 2 Lecture 20:  
S Mar 3        
U Mar 4    
8 M Mar 5 Lecture 21:

Worksheet 7
Car Steering

 

Project Checkpoint: Part 2 (a), (b)

   
T Mar 6   HW 3B: Tangential Normal and Particles  
W Mar 7 Lecture 22:   Quiz 3
R Mar 8    
F Mar 9

Engineering Open House

(no lecture)

 
S Mar 10        
U Mar 11    
9 M Mar 12 Lecture 23:

Worksheet 8

Project Checkpoint:

Part 2 (c)

 

   
T Mar 13   HW 4A: Rigid Body Kinematics Quiz 3 Retry
W Mar 14 Lecture 24:  
R Mar 15    
F Mar 16 No Lecture  
S Mar 17        
U Mar 18    
10 M Mar 19 Spring Break
(no lecture)
(no discussion)    
T Mar 20    
W Mar 21    
R Mar 22    
F Mar 23    
S Mar 24        
U Mar 25    
11 M Mar 26 Lecture 26:

Worksheet 9

 

   
T Mar 27   HW 4B: Rigid Body Kinematics  
W Mar 28 Lecture 27:   Quiz 4
R Mar 29    
F Mar 30 Lecture 28:  
S Mar 31        
U Apr 1    
12 M Apr 2 Lecture 29:

Worksheet 10

 

Project Checkpoint:

Part 2 (d),(e),(f)

   
T Apr 3   HW 5A  
W Apr 4 Lecture 30:   Quiz 4 Retry
R Apr 5    
F Apr 6 Lecture 31:  
S Apr 7        
U Apr 8    
13 M Apr 9 Lecture 32:

Worksheeet 11

 

   
T Apr 10   HW 5B  
W Apr 11 Lecture 33: Draft of Project Report (in Compass) Quiz 5
R Apr 12    
F Apr 13 Lecture 34:  
S Apr 14        
U Apr 15    
14 M Apr 16 Lecture 35:

Project Checkpoint:

Peer Review Feedback

   
T Apr 17   HW 6A  
W Apr 18 Lecture 36: Peer Review Feedback (in Compass) Quiz 5 Retry
R Apr 19    
F Apr 20 Lecture 37:  
S Apr 21      
U Apr 22  
15 M Apr 23 Lecture 38:

Project Checkpoint:

Launching Mechanism Contest

ICES Feedback

   
T Apr 24   HW 6B  
W Apr 25 Lecture 39:

Final Project Report (in Compass)

Final Project Excel Sheet (in Compass)

Quiz 6
R Apr 26    
F Apr 27 Lecture 40:  
S Apr 28        
U Apr 29   Quiz 6 Retry
16 M Apr 30 Lecture 41: (No Discussion)  
T May 1   HW 7
W May 2 Lecture 42:    
R May 3 Reading day      
F May 4 Final Exams      
S May 5    
U May 6    
17 M May 7    
T May 8    
W May 9    
R May 10    
F May 11    
S May 12    
U May 13