Department of Mechanical Engineering
ME 242 Engineering Dynamics
FALL Semester 2017
MW 1:00PM - 2:15PM
|Instructor: Prof. G. F. Mauer
Textbook: Please make sure to purchase the Package, consisting of the textbook (Hibbeler Dynamics 14th edition, Pearson Publ. PLUS a software license for Mastering Engineering.) You will submit all homework on Mastering. Click here for full textbook information.
Mastering Software: You will be required to submit all homework using Mastering Engineering (http://www.masteringengineering.com/). A license is required and can be purchased from the publisher. Logon to Mastering: The Course Name is ME242 Dynamics Fall2017 The Course ID is: MEMAUER34056
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I-clickers: Every Student is required to bring an I-Clicker to class. Use either version 1 or 2 of the I-Clicker, or use the Smartphone app (REEF). You can use your own (buy at the bookstore) or obtain one as a loan from the MEG department. You must return your loan clicker before the final exam to the MEG Department. Students who do not return loan clickers will receive a grade of 'Incomplete' . You have two options to register your clicker:
1. in Class
2. On the I-Clicker web site: please visit: http://www.iclicker.com/
Please enter your first and last name, and your Student ID (10-digit NSHE ID-number) exactly as they appear on the UNLV registrar's record. The registration will become active after you have used your clicker in class for the first time.
FINAL EXAM: Mon. Dec. 11 1 – 3 p.m. The final exam will be comprehensive and cover the entire course.
Midterm exam 1:
Midterm exam 2:
Midterm exam 3:
Midterm Grades (exams 1 and 2): An updated anonymized estimate of your progress toward completion of ME 242 (Comprising both midterms 1 and 2) is presented in this midterm grade report. A password is required for access.
Posting: Table of Laws and Definintions. Dyn-constants.pdf. A password is required for access.
Academic Honesty: Misconduct cases will be referred to the UNLV Offices of the Vice President for Student Life and Student Conduct, see http://studentlife.unlv.edu/judicial/misconductPolicy.html.
|ME 242 Syllabus (click on image at right): Schedule, Policies, Homework. The syllabus will be updated as needed during the semester.|
|Class notes: Notes from recent lectures will be posted here, usually weekly. Click image at right.|
| Course Objectives: What you will learn.
Exams and Study Guides
Body Dynamics: Acceleration
Step-by-step discussion in ppt (Powerpoint) format (500 KB)
SPRING 2001 Exams (in PDF Format)
MEG 207 Dynamics First Midterm Exam
MEG 207 Dynamics Second Midterm Exam
MEG 207 Dynamics Midterm III Exam in PDF format. file name: 207t3-00.pdf
MEG 207 Dynamics Final Exam in PDF format. file name: 207fin00.pdf
207 Dynamics Rotating Gears Example, Chapter 14