VISIONS OF THE UNIVERSE

ISP 205, Section 3, Spring 2012

 

 

Instructor:  

Professor Jack Baldwin

Room 3270 Biomedical Physical Sciences Bldg. (BPS),

Phone (517) 884-5611          (baldwin@pa.msu.edu)

Office hours:Tuesday 2:00Ė3:00; or by appointment.

 

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Kristen Garofali (garofal4@msu.edu)

Office hours during finals week: Wednesday May 2, 4-5PM in BPS 1248 (the Strosacker Learning Center).

 

Final Exam

         Friday, May 4, 10AM until noon, , in BPS 1410 (the usual classroom).

       Counts same as 1.5 midterms. About 1/3 of questions will be over first 3 parts of course, 2/3 of the questions will be on the material since Midterm 3.

       Review Session: Thursday May 3 12:30-1:30PM in BPS 1410

       Study Guide

 

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Midterm 3 Grading Curve

 

Study Guides

Midterm 1

Midterm 2

Midterm 3

Final

 

Angel:

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Course Syllabus(Revised April 25, changes highlighted in yellow)

††††††††† Addendum to Syllabus

 

726 Sample Quiz Questions

These questions cover the entire course, and include some questions about material that I will not cover at all in the course and therefore will not ask about on exams. I may not ask any of these exact questions on the examsÖ they are just examples of the type of questions that do get asked. Best way to use these questions: learn the material first, then see if you know the correct answers to a few relevant questions from this list.

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o      answer key

 

Links to Simulations/Movies

 

Current and previous lecture

April 25

April 27 (updated Friday morning Apr 27)

 

Review Questions

These will posted each week (normally on Friday) and then answers will be posted a week later. You donít need to turn this inÖ it wonít be graded. But I encourage you to ask me questions after class or during office hours about things that are not clear to you.

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3 (Iíll post answers on Monday afternoon, Jan 30)

NO week 4 questions (due to midterm)

Week 5

Week 6

Week 7 (Iíll post answers on Monday afternoon, Feb 27)

NO week 8 questions (due to midterm)

Week 9

Week 10

Week 11 (Iíll post answers on Monday afternoon, April 2)

NO week 12 questions (due to midterm)

Week 13

Week 14

Week 15

 

Review Question Answers

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