91.101 Computing I
Fall 2011 -- Jim Canning
You can be a great student. Your
academic history is important. Be a student. Learning is fun.
My teaching schedule:
MWRF 8:00 - 9:00 am
MWRF 9:00 - 10:00 am
Computer Science Office: 231 Olsen Hall
Honors Program Office: 320 Southwick Hall
Office Hours in 231 Olsen Hall:
MWF 11:00 -
Office Hours in 320 Southwick Hall: TBD
In class points ( quizzes, tests, final, attendance)
C Programming Problems
45% Out of class points ( programs,
The usual 90%, 80%, 70%, totals will be used as a guideline. Final
letter grades will be scaled.
Attendance is important. It is mandatory. It is your job to get to
class and to be on-time. Do not walk into class late. I will take
attendance by passing around an attendance sheet.
You need to
make sure that you sign the sheet.
Those who sign the sheet will earn 2 points. If you come in late, I may
drop this down to 1 point.
Study Habits: Developing a
systematic and regular mode of study is what most students lack.
If you can build a routine of study each day, your chances of success
rise substantially. Make a study plan. For
example, allocate the hours
between 2-7 pm monday through friday for study, you allocate the hours
of 10:00 am through 3:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. You do so even if
not created a hard deliverable.
Practice your math. Read a book. Write a paragraph. Work on your
programming problems. You are paying or somebody is paying a lot of
money for your
education. You can excel. Figure
Get to Bed at a Reasonable Hour.
Say No to Distractions.
Early to School: Get to campus early. If
you can get here by 6:30 am terrific, but 7:00 am should be the latest.
parking issues. Fresh mind.
Spell these Words
Misspelled words lose 1 point.
an address and a content.
in a rush.
must be declared
in the file
|Read from Applications Programming in
5 pages per day.
Global & Static Data
Run time stack
Make sure you know how to fill
out a memory template.
- EMACS - GCC - GDB
Ott hit 511 home runs.
Fluff - Lynn, MA
754 Floating point representation
Books to Read
2. Across Five Aprils
3. To Kill a Mockingbird
4. My Antonia
5. The Little Prince
6. Bridge to Terabithia
7. Maniac Magee
8. Silas Marner
10. The BFG
and many, many more.....
1. Mary Poppins
2. It's a Wonderful Life
3. Twelve Angry Men
4. The Wizard of OZ
5. High Noon
Copies of Arguments
for you to study.
Attendance is mandatory.
Sign the attendance sheet and earn two points.
C is a call by value language.
When one function calls another,
copies of the arguments are made and passed.
|Alice Hamachek's book
Get and read this book.
is an expression.
It reports out
That value has type.