EA1 Homework Program 1: Calculating PageRank
In this assignment, you will use the Matlab editor to write a script M-file that performs some
calculations related to the PageRank case study. The top of your M-file should have comments with
the homework prog

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Homework Quiz 3: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 3
Due Oct 13 at 6am
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Points 170
Questions 20
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Homework Quiz 6: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 6
Due Nov 3 at 6am
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Points 230
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Homework Quiz 5: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 5
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Points 220
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Homework Quiz 7: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 7
Due Nov 10 at 6am
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Points 180
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Homework Quiz 2: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 2
Due Oct 6 at 6am
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Points 160
Questions 16
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Homework Quiz 1: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 1
Due Sep 29 at 6am
Time Limit None
Points 170
Questions 17
Available Sep 22 at 7pm - Sep 29 at 6am 6 days
Instructions
Feel free to check your answers in Matlab before you submit

EA-I Fall 2015: Course Schedule and Reading Assignments
The Chapman section numbers are from the 2009 second edition of Essentials of MATLAB Programming.
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Overview of E

EA1 Lectures 1 & 2
Overview of Engineering Analysis
Traditional engineering curriculum includes courses in
Newtonian mechanics or Physics 1
computer programming
statics and dynamics
linear algebra
differential equations
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Overview of Engineering Analysis

EA1 Lectures 3, 4, & 5
Solving PageRank using left division
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% assume problem data d, H already defined
N = size(H ,1);
% set up equations
A = eye(N) - d*H;
b = (1-d)*ones(N ,1);
% solve using left division
x = A\b;
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PageRank for large n

Engineering Analysis I
Case study
Google PageRank
Abstract
This case study serves to introduce the basic problem of linear algebra, a system of linear
equations. We discuss how one can solve such a system in MATLAB using either direct or
iterative methods

MATLAB Basics
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Introduction
The purpose of this tutorial is to present basics of MATLAB. Our goal is to provide sufficient information to
give you a good start. We do not assume any prior knowledge of this package. The emphasis here is learning
by doing.

Plotting and Flow Controls
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Basic Plotting
Introduction
MATLAB has an excellent set of graphic tools. Plotting a given data set or the results of computation is
possible with very few commands. You are highly encouraged to plot mathematical functions

EA1 Homework Program 2: Monte Carlo Simulation
Due Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at 6:00am
In this homework you will write a MATLAB program to compute the probability of a
random event. Since probability measures the chance of a particular outcome of an experim

Mathematical Functions and
Matrix Operations
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Mathematical functions
MATLAB offers many predefined mathematical expressions which contain a large set of mathematical functions. The commands doc elfun and doc specfun call up full lists of elementary and s

EA-1
Fall 2016
Homework Program 3
In this assignment you will write a Matlab script file that simulates a series of simple betting games. Each
game can be interpreted as a race with N > 1 contestants and consists of the following steps:
The computer gene

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Homework Quiz 4: 2016FA_GEN_ENG_205-1_ALL_SECTIONS
Homework Quiz 4
Due Oct 20 at 6am
Time Limit None
Points 190
Questions 19
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