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Calculate the diameter of the earth Assumptions
Education Data Collection
2 Towers 590 km apart
Second Tower 15 m with a 1.9 m shadow Knowledge needed Engineering
Education Algorithm Development Engineering
Test hypothesis (solve solution)
Solve the problem via sequentially entered lines of
code at the command line. Engineering
Education Next we will address a different problem and:
6. Create a script file (Matlab program)
Practice generating formatted output
Learn/practice how to ask the user to input values
Add a decision structure to a program
Correct errors in a program (logic and syntax)
Look briefly at simple repetition structures Engineering
Open a new a script m-file
1. Select the new file icon on the toolbar or
file>new>script file from the menu You can dock the
editor in the
window if you wish Engineering
Education Problem: How can we calculate the cost of
taking a ‘road trip’? Engineeri...
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2014 for the course ENGE 1114 taught by Professor Twknott during the Spring '06 term at Virginia Tech.
- Spring '06