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Unformatted text preview: give makeup exams. All tests are closed-book closed-notes exams. UCLA Student Photo ID must be displayed during exams. Homework: A web-based homework will be assigned and due every week on Wednesdays. To access the web assignments you need to log on to www.masteringphysics.com and enroll in the class with Course ID MUSUMECI1AW10. Grading: Approximately: Web-based homework 10 %; Midterms 40 %; Final 50 % Galileo Galilei, Il Saggiatore ( The Assayer , 1623) “Philosophy [i.e., physics] is written in this grand book--I mean the universe--which stands continually open to our gaze, but it cannot be understood unless one first learns to comprehend the language and interpret the characters in which it is written. It is written in the language of mathematics, and its characters are triangles, circles, and other geometrical figures, without which it is humanly impossible to understand a single word of it; without these, one is wandering around in a dark labyrinth.”...
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