Q. How do I use Turnitin to submit assignments?
A. You have to first create your own user profile at http://www.turnitin.com.
Your class ID is 1181999 and your password can be found on Blackboard.
You will need this information to create your user profile. If you already
have profiles with Turnitin, you can login and enroll in the class.
Once you click on the class name, you will be taken to your class home
page, with a list of assignments. Next to the name of your assignment
will be a submit button to the right. You can click on the submit button
to submit your first paper.
Q. What do I have to study for the midterm?
Ans. Under Construction.
Q. What will the format of the Midterm
A. Here is the format of the midterm:
Q. Give us a sample Midterm exam.
A. Here is a sample short quiz:
Q. Are the exams open book or closed
Ans. The midterm and the final exams are closed book; however, you can
bring in one 8.5x11 sheet, which can contain only formulas. You may write
on one side of the paper only. However, you may not staple several
sheets of paper together. Note, however, that going through
your notes probably cannot make up for the lack of a proper understanding
of the material.
Q. What do I have to study for the final exam?
Ans. The material below will, more or less, define what will be included
for the final.
Q. What will the format of the Final exam be?
Ans. The format of the Final will be as follows:
Q. Can I do extra work to improve my
Ans. Sorry. I believe that in order to be fair, I have to give every student
the same opportunity to do extra work. Obviously, this is not feasible.
However, on occasion I will allow you to resubmit an assignment for grade
Q. What can I do to check my
understanding of the material and to prepare for the exams?
- You can do the problems from the end of each chapter.
- You can try to answer the questions at the end of media
- You can read current newspaper and magazine articles on relevant topics
and make up your own questions and articles.