ANTH411 Final Exam Sample Questions
1. Anthropology aimed very purposefully at practical results is referred to as:
a. modernization anthropology.
b. applied anthropology.
c. theoretical anthropology.
61. Which of the following are types of societies based on levels of social inequality?
a. band, tribe, chiefdom, and state
b. stratified, ascribed, and achieved
c. egalitarian and state societies
d.
Why do we need synapses?
Why don't we simply have axons that
extend all the way to the effector?
Synapses enable neural integration
The ability to process information increases
with greater numbers of
The unstimulated neuron has a resting
membrane potential (RMP) of about -70 mV
Neurons can respond to a variety of stimuli.
Stimulation of a neuron results in a local potential.
Local potentials diffe
To understand how the nervous system
is organized anatomically and functionally
To learn the three classes of nerve cells,
and the structure and properties of all nerve cells
To learn the different ty
Determining an Equilibrium Constant
Introduction
It is frequently assumed that reactions go to completion, that all of the reactants are converted into products.
Most chemical reactions do not go to c
Next Steps
Where have we been;
Where from here?
From 1st Day:
WhyLearntoProgram?
Yourworkwilllikelyrequireit;itwillinvolve
computations
toolsthatalmostdothejob
tedioustasksyoucouldautomate
Youlli
Next Steps
Where have we been;
Where from here?
From 1st Day:
WhyLearntoProgram?
Yourworkwilllikelyrequireit;itwillinvolve
computations
toolsthatalmostdothejob
tedioustasksyoucouldautomate
Youlli
Pointers &
Memory Management
Homesteading and Rezoning
(Hanly & Koffman 7.8)
Unresolved Problem
What if we want to?
Return more than one value from a function
Want a swap function that can just swa
MATLAB Plotting Functions
A Few Basics,
and Help with help
How MATLAB Plots
Each plot modifies the current figure
figure command finalizes the old current
figure and sets up a new current figure
pl
MATLAB Control Structures
Robotic Factory for Math
Where Weve Been
Raw materials (matrixes, variables)
A workbench and shop (environment).
A collection of power tools
A programmable robotic factor
MATLAB Program Files
Robotic Factory for Math
Where Weve Been
Raw materials (matrixes, variables)
A workbench and shop (environment).
A collection of power tools
A programmable robotic factory.
it
MATLAB
Matrix and I/O Functions
Power Tools for Math
Part II
Where Weve Been
Raw materials (matrixes, variables)
A workbench and shop (environment).
A collection of power tools
A programmable robo
MATLAB Matrix Operations
Power Tools for Math
Part I
Where Weve Been
Raw materials (matrixes, variables)
A workbench and shop (environment).
A collection of power tools
A programmable robotic fact
MATLAB Matrix Operations
Power Tools for Math
Part I
Where Weve Been
Raw materials (matrixes, variables)
A workbench and shop (environment).
A collection of power tools
A programmable robotic fact
Introduction to MATLAB
Arrays by any other name
What is MATLAB?
MATrix LABoratory
From their website (http:/www.mathworks.com/products/matlab/)
MATLAB is a high-level language and
interactive envir
Introduction to MATLAB
Arrays by any other name
What is MATLAB?
MATrix LABoratory
From their website (http:/www.mathworks.com/products/matlab/)
MATLAB is a high-level language and
interactive envir
Arrays & Pointers & structs
(Oh my!)
(Hanly & Koffman 9.2 & 9.5)
Unresolved Problems
What if we want to?
Create databases of information with different
tables of related information (from structs
sl
Introduction to structs
Do-it-yourself Data Types
(Hanly & Koffman 9.1 & 9.2)
Problem
What if we want to?
Create our own mapping of bits
Have collections like arrays, but with mixed
types in them
Social Behavior and Cooperation
December 6
Outline for today
benefits and costs of sociality
dominance, play, and greetings
altruism/cooperation
kin selection
direct benefits/by-product mutualism
r
Signaling and Communication
November 29
Outline for today
key terms
functions of signaling
costs and constraints on
signaling
pros and cons of different
types of signals
likely precursors to sign
Signaling and Communication
November 29
Outline for today
key terms
functions of signaling
costs and constraints on
signaling
pros and cons of different
types of signals
likely precursors to sign
Reproduction and
Sexual Selection
November 27
Outline for today
asexual vs. sexual reproduction
anisogamy
intersexual mate choice
intrasexual competition
mate guarding and alternative strategies
Asexu
Tricolpate Families
Basal representatives & Caryophyllales
Tricolpates or Eudicots
tricolpate pollen
molecular data (rbcL, atpB, 18S)
cyclic flowers with parts
alternating in the whorls
distinct c
Evidence Used in Systematic Analysis
Features systematists use to determine
phylogenetic relationships and then to classify:
1. Morphological (external form and appearance)
oldest and most used
2. An
Evidence Used in Systematic Analysis
Features systematists use to determine
phylogenetic relationships and then to classify:
1. Morphological (external form and appearance)
oldest and most used
2. An
Transient Conduction:
The Lumped Capacitance Method
Chapter Five
Sections 5.1 thru 5.3
Transient Conduction
Transient Conduction
A heat transfer process for which the temperature varies with time, as
Enthalpies of
Formation
5.7
Polina Gouskova
Mary Guan
Definition of Enthalpy
The heat flow in processes occurring at
constant pressure when no forms of work are
preformed other than P-V work (the work
THE LAPLACE TRANSFORM
IN CIRCUIT ANALYSIS
IN
A Resistor in the s Domain
Resistor
+
Ri
v
v=Ri (Ohms Law).
+
V
RI
V(s)=RI(s
An Inductor in the s Domain
An
di
v=L
dt
InitialcurrentofI0
+
v
V(s)=L[sI(s)-i