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Course Requirements for 19-20 School Year:This document you must print out and place in the 1st section (course outline) of your binderBinder Check #1 - due 9/5 Thursday (Pass/Fail)Binder Check #2 - 9/6 Friday (Pass/Fail)A 3 ring binder (1.5")divided into 7 sections:(Buy dividers and label up the tabs as outlined below.)1. Course Procedures2. Notes - about 20 sheets of lined paper for notes3. Tower4. Maglev5. Auto Crash6. CO2 Airplane7. CAD Drawings/Portfolio (drawings must be in chronological order)CAD Portfolio Grade Log Sheet - type up and keep in your google drive folder you will make for this courseHOMEWORKBall in Cylinder - due 9/9 - present your findings to the class with a partnerConnect the dots - due 9/10 at the beginning of classCAD EXERCISES/DRAWINGS
Exercise #1 12x18 Titlebox/border - PDF of Titlebox 12x18 due 9/14
Exercise #2 18x24 Titlebox/border - PDF of Titlebox 18x24 Model due 9/15
Drawing #1 - Sunburst - PDF of Sunburst due 9/18Drawing #7 Holder - Orthographic Projection due 10/9Orthographic Projection PDF - Drawing PDFDrawing #8 - Orthographic Projection due 10/12Extra Drawing - Isometric Extra Model Isometric.pdf due 10/23TEST ON CAD COMMANDS - 10/24
PROJECTS:Tower of Power InformationResearch Paper - click on this link
Structure Concepts & Terms - print out and place in the notes section of your binderResearch Reports are due: 11-1 WednesdayThe papers are due at the beginning of class!Skyscraper Tower Problem Powerpoint- click on this link- the documentation work that will be handed in after all testing is completedMID SEMESTER BINDER/CAD PORTFOLIO CHECK - 11/6 MONDAY1. 3 possible solution sketches and excel spreadsheets for each solution due -
Solution #1 DUE Mon. 11/6 end of class
Solution #2 and #3 DUE Wed. 11/8 end of class
Solution #3 and #3 DUE Mon. 11/13 beginning of classSketch Information Link - print out and place in your binderSpreadsheet for Materials for each possible solutions - excel spreadsheet link for possible solutions2. 3 possible solution models due: 11/ Fri.Possible Solution Worksheet - click on this link for the worksheet that explain how each of your solutions performed when tested.Due - 11/ Tues. at the beginning of class3. Prototype due 11/4. Presentation & testing of towers for load and earthquake of 8 on the Richter Scale (EQ machine) on 11/5. Presentation to an audience in room 140 - 11/ Wednesday5. Reports/Documentation Work due after all testing has been completed - the documentation is the powerpoint completed.Thursday 12/19
www.metric-conversions.org/weight/grams-to-pounds.htm - converts grams to lbs for the ratios2012-13 Stats2013-14 StatsTower - click to openDawing file due 12/19 click on this link to open the CAD Drawing file - each student must prodcue a CAD drawing of their final prototype towers.Test on Structures 12/16Review for Tower - Review for Test - click on the underlined text for the reviewMAG LEV CASE STUDYBRING IN A SHOEBOX -1 per group for 1/10 FridayTrain PaperPapers are due Monday 1/13
3 Possible Solution Sketches on CAD:Solution #1 Due 1/8 WednesdaySolution #2 Due 1/10 FridaySolution #3 Due 1/13 MondayBINDER/CAD PORTFOLIO CHECK 1/15 WED.Prototype Possible Solutions constructed by 2/12 WednesdayTrial Runs of possible solution prototypes - 1/28 (Tues) & 1/29 (Wed)Final Solution due by 2/21 FridayFinal Trial Testing 2/27 Thurs.3-4 Minute Presentations 3/4 & 6 Tues. and Thurs. Rm100
Mag Lev Vehicles Case Study Presentation Powerpoint - use this document for your presentationsWritten Test - 3/MAG LEV Test Review - click on this link for the reviewDocumentation Report - 3/7 Friday
Documentation Questions - use this format and these questions for your documentation report20112010201220132014Time Trials &WeightsCASE STUDY #3TED & ANGELINA'S EGGSELLENT ADVENTUREEgg Crash Research Paper Due by 3/19 WednesdayReaction Time Report - extra credit - only for those who have completed all of their required assignmentsTry these sites to test your Reaction Time -http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/WOP/Reaction.html - ruler test we will do in classhttp://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/zap.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/sleep/sheep/reaction_version5.swfCrumple Zone System3 Possible Solution Drawings Crumple Zone handout print out for crumple zone sketch info, type up the two paragraph explanation and attach to the drawingEgg mobile drawing PDF Format - print out for crumple zone designsCrumple Zone AutoCAD File - if you wish to draw on CADSolution #1 - Due 3/17 when you walk into class at the beginning of the periodSolutions#2 - Due 3/19 at the end of classSolutions#3 - Due 3/19 at the end of classEach Class Meeting Day a solution is late it is a 10 point deduction.
Seat Restraint SystemSeat Restraint Write Up Information - print outSolution #1 & #2 due 3/21 at the end of classSolution #3 Due 3/25 at the end of classPowerpoint Slides #6 & #11 for each possible solution restraint and crumple zone systems due by 3/26 - end of classBring in Materials for crumple zones and seat restraints by 4/4 (Friday)Frame#1 constructed by 4/3Frame#2 constructed by 4/4Frame#3 constructed by 4/7Frame & Wheel/axle check 4/8Foam/ Cardboard check 4/8Crumple Zone/Seat Restraint Due dates:Solution #1 - 4/11Solution #2 - 4/14Solution #3 - 4/16By 4/29 Tuesday3 possible Solutions of Crumple Zone Seat Restraint Designs are constructed, tested on the ramp and record the data for powerpoint documentation.Solution Analysis - for each solution download, type up and print outFinal testing on Ramp will be Thursday 5/2 FridayPresentations: 5/7 WednesdayAuto Safety Case Study Presentation Powerpoint format - use this fort your presentationsDocumentation Work (Powerpoint) is due 5/8 at the end of classCAD Drawings (Crumple Zone and Seat Restraint Systems are due 5/8Weight and Times - use this chart for the calculations in the documentation reportFINAL PROJECT & EXAMCO2 AIRPLANESPaper is due Monday 5/19 (when you walk in)Possible Solution Sketches:Airfoil Possible Design - CAD DrawingFuselage - 5/19 at the end of classHorizontal and Vertical Stabilizers 5-20 at the beginning of classVertical Horizontal Stablizer Possible Design - CAD DrawingAirfoil Construction due 5-28Fuselage construction Due 6-2Empennage (Tail Section) Due 6-5Plane Assembled and Center of Gravity Check 6-5 - Trial TestsTrial Testing - 6-6 & 7 (If needed)Wing Simulator site - http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2.htmlFINAL BINDER CHECK - 6/3 TuesdayFINAL TESTINGFinal Testing of CO2 Airplanes w/8 gram cartridges:6-6 & 9Documentation must be handed in by 6/11 Wednesday!!20132014HAVE A SAFE AND RESTFUL SUMMER VACATION!!
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