2017-09-08 HW01

posted Sep 8, 2017, 6:34 AM by Samuel Konstantinovich   [ updated Sep 11, 2017, 5:56 AM ]
Grading Policy:

If you are unexpectedly absent on a test day we require that a parent/guardian calls the school at 212-312-4800 after 8am, to leave a message for the teacher.
This must include :
  - The fact that your parent/guardian is aware you are missing an exam
  - A contact phone number where they can be reached.

Exams, Quizzes, Projects 80%
Labs/Homework              20%

There is a final exam (counts as 2 exams)
Final project (1.5 exams)
At least 4 regular exams and several quizzes/projects. (1 quiz is approximately 33% of an exam)

All labs must be completed at home and are thus combined with the homework grade. 




HW01
A. Read "How to CS at Stuy" (linked on course description page)
-Abstract
-Homework
-Absence
-How to succeed in the course

B. Log in to the homework server:
-Edit your profile on the homework server (update password, nickname)
-CHECK that you changed the password properly.

C. Submit a PLAIN TEXT document on the homework server:

A List of things (Feel free to copy/paste and trim/edit)
-Things you Strongly** agree with
-Things you Strongly** Disagree with
-Any questions you have about any parts.

**If you don't have several things you feel strongly about, then lower your definition of strongly until you have several things...

D. Download and install Dr Racket for the computers you plan to use for this course.

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