Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
Winter 2013
Final Exam Symbolic Review Package
The five problems contained in this package are meant to provide you with some practice in the symbolic
environment of Mat
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Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
Final Examination
Spring 2012
Monday July 30, 2012
PAC 3: 12:30  3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Dr. Bob McKillop
Exam Instructions:
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Civ.E. 121  Digital Computation
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Assigned Reading
1. Before you attempt the problem set, ta
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Digital Computation
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Assignment #2
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Assigned Reading
Chapter 2 of Chapman contains a lot of infor
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Assignment: Week 11 (Our last assignment!)
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Note the change from our us
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Assigned Reading
If you are struggling with the course mat
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Civ.E. 121
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Problem 1
Using the cylindrical sh
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Assigned Reading
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Suggested Reading
1. Take the time to review the following
Winter 2014 Assignment #8
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Problem #1
What is a cell array
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Assigned Reading
1. Preface, pages xv xix
2. Chapter 1, pa
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Practice Midterm
Winter 2014
Friday Feb 21, 2013
1:00pm 2:15 pm
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Exam Instructions
Take a moment and carefully read the instructio
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Practice Midterm SOLUTION SET
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Friday Feb 21, 2013
1:00pm 2:15 pm
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Exam Instructions
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Final Exam Review Package
We recommend that you print this page and use it as your primary
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Civ.E. 121
Computational Methods
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Final Exam Practice Package (Part II)
The following problems are meant to serve as practice problems for the August 04 Final Exam.
Important notes:
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Midterm Practice Problems
The following problems are meant to serve as practice problems for the June 17
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this is a 1 1/2hour, closed book examination
this exam booklet co
Problem 13
The upward velocity, v of a rocket (m/s) can be modelled using:
v
u ln
m0
m0
qt
gt
where u represents the velocity at which the fuel is expelled
relative to the rocket (m/s), m0 is the init
Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
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Final Exam Practice Package (Part I)
The CivE121 covers several very important concepts over the last four lecture
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i.
integration applications (tra
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Your classmates (or you) submitted these following final exam questions! We will put one of th
Booklet A
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Midterm Examination
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Thursday Feb 25, 2016
12:30 pm 2:20 pm
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Take a moment and carefully
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Digital Computation
Midterm Examination
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Problem 1
For the code snippets listed below, carefully indicate the exact output that will be produced
Preface/Chapter1 (Module 1)


Advantages of MATLAB for problem solving
1. Ease of use
2. Platform independence
3. Predefined functions
4. DeviceIndependent Plotting
5. Graphical User Interface
6.
P1
%  textbook data
T = 0:20:100;
mu = [1.787, 1.002, 0.6529,0.4665,0.3547,0.2818] * 1e3;
%  convert to K
T = T + 273;
% fit data to obtain/output constants B and D
coeff=polyfit(1./T,log(mu),1);
t
Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
Winter 2013
Assignment #9
Submission Deadline
Submit directly to Gordon prior to 12:30 pm Wednesday March 20.
Problem #1
Examine the script provided below. Two test
case
Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
Winter 2013
Final Exam Symbolic Review Package
The five problems contained in this package are meant to provide you with some practice in the symbolic
environment of Mat
Problem 1
For the code snippets listed below, carefully indicate the exact output that will be produced when the code
is executed.
MATLAB Snippet
a = [1,2,3; 4,5,6; 7,8,9];
b = sum(a)
a = [11,2,2; 7,1
University of Waterloo
Civ.E. 121
Digital Computation
Midterm Examination
Spring 2012
Friday June 15, 2012
8:30 am 10:30 pm
Dr. Bob McKillop
Exam Instructions
Take a moment and carefully read the inst