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Week 1: August 16 - August 17

 

 

 

Week 2: August 20 - August 24

 

  • Monday, August 20th
    • Run and show me your RobotMan program.
    • Complete Chapter 1 Worksheet #1. We will go over in class (non-graded). Review as needed Chapter 1 Section 2: slides 42 - 67 of the Chapter 1 PPT Online Web Lecture when completing the worksheet.
    • Demonstrate how to use the ASCII Code Table.
    • Converting base 10 numbers to base 2 ... Chapter 1 Sect 2 Part 1 Examples.
    • Complete the Base 10 to Base 2 Conversion Practice Sheet and go over. Here is the key.
    • Go over and begin completing the graded, independent Chapter 1 Worksheet #2. (12pts)
    • Assignments:
      • Complete Chapter 1 Worksheet #2. Due at the first of our next class. You can turn it in early if you get it done. MAKE SURE YOU DO ALL OF THE CHECKS PROPERLY.
      • Read Chapter 2 Sections 1-4 ... slides 1 - 45 in the section named Basic Data Types and Input and Output in the Chapter 2 Online Lecture.
      • Go over the answers to Worksheet #1 about Computer Terminology.

 

 

  • Day 3 (Wednesday for E-Period Section and Thursday for F Period)
    • Hand back and go over Chapter 1 Worksheet #2. Here is Worksheet #2 Key.
    • Go over the Base 10 to Base 16 Practice Sheet. Here is the Practice Sheet Key.
    • Brief review for Chapter 1 Section 1 - 2 Quiz next class. (No base 10 to base 16 conversion on this quiz - just base 10 to base 2 conversion)
    • Chapter 1 Conversion to Base 16 Examples.
    • Go over and complete Chapter 1 Worksheet #3 in class. (16pts)
    • Run the Arithmetic program and enter different real numbers for the second part of the program.
    • Go over and begin work on the Convert program: (non-graded ... you can work together)
      • Review the code of the Convert program.
      • Run the program and enter these Fahrenheit values and verify that the Celsius answers are correct:
        • 212 should give 100 Celsius
        • 32 should give 0 Celsius
        • -40 should give -40 Celsius
        • -459.73 (absolute zero) should give -273.18 Celsius
      • Don't change existing code but add code to convert Celsius temperatures to Fahrenheit.
      • Begin by tring to write the code yourself without any help, then if you get really stuck then discuss any issues you are having with your neighbor and make it work!
    • Assignments:
      • Review for the Chapter 1 Section 1 - 2 Quiz (32pts) by reviewing Sections 1 - 2 of the Chapter 1 PPT Lecture. Specifically, be able to order the following:
        • How computers progressed from the 1940s to present. (slide 59)
        • The progression of electronic components from mechanical relays to integrated circuits. (slide 60)
        • Memory sizes from smallest to largest (just kilobyte through terabyte). (slide 64)
        • Who uses ASCII Code and who uses Unicode. (slides 81)
      • Review the ASCII Code Table or Slide 82
      • Review the Chapter 1 Worksheet #1 Key. You will have matching on the quiz like the questions on this sheet.
      • Review the board examples of converting Base 10 numbers to Base 2 by viewing the Ch 1 Sect 2 Pt 1 Discussion
      • Review the Base 10 to Base 2 Conversion Practice Sheet Key.
      • Review the Chapter 1 Worksheet #2 Key.
      • Quiz Breakdown (32pts): (You get 20 minutes for the quiz.)
        • 21 matching
        • 4 multiple choice
        • Two Base 10 to Base 2 conversion problems with checks. One involves using the ASCII code chart.

 

  • Friday, August 25th
    • Chapter 1 Section 1 - 2 Quiz. (You get 20 minutes for the quiz.)
    • Hand back Worksheet #3.
    • F Period only: check the final code of the Convert program.
    • Assignments:
      • Begin coding the QuartsToLiterConverter program. We will finish it in class on Monday. It is a collaborative program that you can work together on. The program file is in your ch02 package folder.

 

 

 

 

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