**Week 15
Overview
(November 30)**

Review for Final Exam

By the end of Week 15, students should be able
to:

- Successfully complete the
**Final
Exam**
- Present poster for
** Project 3**
- Hand in
**Project 3**
report

- Project 3 poster presentations
- Hand in Project 3 report
- Complete
**Final Exam Review**
- Prepare for the
** Final Exam**

The multiple choice Final Exam will be
available on 12/9/2021 from
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

**Week 14
Overview
(November 23)**

Review for Final Exam

By the end of Week 14, students should be able
to:

- Successfully complete the
**Final
Exam Review**

- Complete
**Final Exam Review**
- Prepare for the
** Final Exam**

The multiple choice Final Exam will be
on 12/9/2021 from
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

**Week 13
Overview
(November 16-18)**

Continue working on water filtration

By the end of Week 13, students should be able
to:

- Compute the filter efficiency for a
lab-based dual media granular water filter
using an Excel spreadsheet
- Recognize and apply the problem solving
heuristic proposed by Fogler, LeBlanc, and
Rizzo.
- Begin preparation for the Final Exam

Instructions:

- Upload
HWK #11
in class by
1 p.m. on 11/16/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
12 Quiz**

The quiz will be
available on eCourseware on 11/16/2021 from
1:00 - 1:15
p.m.
- Review poster presentation guidelines
- Review
Project #3 evaluation criteria
- Work on the review for the
Final Exam
- Complete
SETE and CIVL 1101
Exit Survey
- Discuss remaining class schedule:

Project #3 poster presentation 11/30/21

Final Exam on 12/9/21 at 10:30 a.m.

**Week 12
Overview
(November 9-11)**

Continue working on water filtration

By the end of Week 12, students should be able
to:

- Discuss the mechanism in granular water
filtration
- Compute the hydraulic loading rate for a
granular filter
- Compute the backwash velocity of a
granular water filter

Instructions:

- Upload
HWK #10
in class by
1 p.m. on 11/9/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
10 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 11/9/2021 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review
the
video on
water treatment
(slides)
- Review the
video on water filtration
(slides)
- Review
the
video on
loading rates for lab filters
(slides)
- Review the
video on
computing filter backwash velocity
(slides)
- Download the filter backwash velocity
example problems
- After you have attempted the filter
backwash velocity problems,
review the
video of the solution (slides)
- Work on
HWK #11
(video
to HWK11)

Upload both your Excel
spreadsheet and your Word document to
dropbox on eCourseware by 1 p.m. on 11/19/21

**Week 11
Overview
(November 2-4)**

Introduction to water treatment system
(filtration)

By the end of Week 11, students should be able
to:

- Recognize the chemical and physical
processes in water treatment
- Compute the filter efficiency for a
lab-based dual media granular water filter
- Recognize the source of drinking water
in Memphis, TN

Instructions:

- Hand in
HWK #9
in class by
1 p.m. on 11/2/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
9 Quiz**

The quiz will be
available on eCourseware on 11/2/2021 from
1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review the description of Project #3
(slides)
- Review the
video on
Memphis Sands Aquifer water system
(slides)
- Review the
video on computing lab
filter efficiency
(slides)
- Download the filter efficiency
example problems
- After you have attempted the filter
efficiency problems,
review the
video of the solution (slides) - to be
posted
- Work on
HWK #10
(video
to HWK10)

Upload your Excel spreadsheet
to dropbox on eCourseware by 1 p.m. on
11/7/21

**Week 10
Overview
(October 26-28)**

Continue with the mechanical analysis of
soils (sieve analysis)

By the end of Week 10, students should be able
to:

- Performa a situation analysis
- Perform a KT decision analysis
- Compute the mass retained and percent
finer for each each sieve and plot a
grain–size distribution curve using an
Excel spreadsheet

Instructions:

- Hand in
HWK #8
in class by 1 p.m. on 10/26/21
- Review
the
video on performing a Situation Analysis
(Problem Solving Chapter 8
slides)
- Download this Situation Analysis
example problem
- After you have attempted problem,
review the
video of the solution (slides)
- Review the
video on performing a KT
Decision Analysis (Problem Solving Chapter
8
slides)
- Download this KT Decision Analysis
example problem
- After you have attempted problem,
review the
video of the solution (slides)
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
8 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 10/28/2021 from 1:00 - 1:10
p.m.
- Work on
HWK #9
(video
to HWK 9)

Upload your Excel spreadsheet to dropbox
on eCourseware by 1 p.m. on 11/2/21

**Week 9
Overview
(October 19-21)**

Introduction to the mechanical analysis of
soils (sieve analysis)

By the end of Week 9, students should be able
to:

- Describe a sieve analysis and its
applications
- Compute the mass retained and percent
finer for each sieve and plot a
grain–size distribution curve

Instructions:

- Work on
HWK #7
(videos to HWK #7
Part 1 &
Part 2
- these videos are from 2020, so make sure
you use the current syllabus when computing
your current grade). Upload both your Excel
spreadsheet and your Word document to
dropbox on eCourseware by 1 p.m. on 10/21/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
7 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 10/21/2021 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review the
videos:
introduction to the mechanical analysis of
soils
Part 1,
Part 2,
&
Part 3 (slides)
- Review
the
video for plotting particle-size
distribution graph
- Download the sieve analysis
example problem
- After you have attempted the problem,
review the
video of the solution (to be posted)
- Work on
HWK #8
(video
to HWK 8) and hand in assignment in class by 1 p.m. on 10/26/21

**Week 8
Overview
(October 14)**

Mid-Term review of the course

By the end of Week 8, students should be able
to:

- Summarize all material covered in the
course
- Review
**Mid-Term Exam**

Instructions:

- Upload
HWK #6 to the dropbox in eCourseware by
1 p.m. on 10/14/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
5-6 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 10/14/2021 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review
**Mid-Term Exam**
- For students who do not have access to
the PCA
*
"Design & Control of Concrete Mixtures-
Edition: 16th,"
*here are selected chapters from an earlier edition:

**Week 7
Overview
(October 5-7)**

Introduction to concrete as an engineering
material

By the end of Week 7, students should be able
to:

- Compute the required concrete mix design
for test cylinders and beams using an Excel
spreadsheet
- Complete
**Mid-Term Exam**

Instructions:

- Upload
HWK #5 by
1 p.m. on 10/5/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
3-4 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 10/5/21 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review HWK #5 (solution)
- Complete the review for the
Mid-Term Exam
- Complete
**Mid-Term Exam**

The multiple choice exam will be
available on eCourseware on 10/7/21 from
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
- Work on
HWK #6
(videos
to HWK #6
Part 1 &
Part 2)

Upload both your Excel spreadsheet and your
Word document to dropbox on eCourseware by 1
p.m. on 10/14/21

**Week 6
Overview
(September 28-30)**

Introduction to concrete as an engineering
material

By the end of Week 6, students should be able
to:

- Describe the roles of the components of
concrete
- Determine the weight of each component
in a concrete
mix using the mix ratio
- Compute the required concrete mix design
for test cylinders and beams

Instructions:

- Hand in
HWK #4 by
1 p.m. on 9/28/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
2 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 9/28/21 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review HWK #4
(solution)
- Review the
videos:
introduction to concrete as engineering
material
Part 1 &
Part 2 (slides)
- Review the
video:
proportioning a concrete mix (slides)
- Download the concrete mix
example problems
- After you have attempted problems,
review the
video of the solution (slides)
- Work on
HWK #5
(video
to HWK #5)

Work the problems on engineering paper
following the
Homework Format,

and then upload your scanned work to dropbox
on eCourseware by 1 p.m. on 10/5/21

**Week 5
Overview
(September 21-23)**

Introduction to stress and strain of
materials

By the end of Week 5, students should be able
to:

- Describe the concepts of stress and
strain in a material
- Compute stress and strain for axially
loaded elements
- Apply Hooke's Law to relate stress and
strain

Instructions:

- Upload
HWK #3 to the dropbox in eCourseware by
1 p.m. on 9/21/21
- Complete
** Problem Solving Chapter
1 Quiz**

The quiz will be available on
eCourseware on 9/21/21 from 1:00 - 1:05
p.m.
- Review HWK #3 (solution)
- Review the
video:
introduction to stress and strain (slides)
- Review the
video:
using Hooke's Law (slides)
- Download the stress/strain
example problems
- After you have attempted problems,
review the
video of the solution (slides)
- Work on
HWK #4
(video
to HWK #4)

Work the problems on engineering paper
following the
Homework Format and handed in by 1 p.m.
on 9/28/21

**Week 4
Overview
(September 14-16)**

Introduction to topographic modeling and
contour lines

By the end of Week 4, students should be able
to:

- Recognize features of a topographic
model
- Compute grid spacing for surveying
elevation points
- Compute the location of contours lines
from elevation data using linear
interpolation
- Graph elevation data using an Excel spreadsheet

Instructions:

- Hand in
HWK #2.
Problems 1 and 2 should be done on
engineering paper following the
Homework format.
Problems 3 and 4 should be done in an Excel
spreadsheet and uploaded to the Dropbox
following the
Excel format.
All files are due in the eCourseware dropbox
by 1 p.m. on 9/14/21.
- Review HWK #2 (solution)
- Review the
video:
introduction to topographic modeling (slides)
- Review the
video:
delineation contour lines using linear
interpolation (slides)
- Download the contour line
example problems
- After you have attempted problems,
review the video solution for
Problem 1 &
Problem 2 (slides)
- Work on
HWK #3
(video
to HWK #3)

Problem 1 should be done on
engineering paper following the
Homework format
and
Problem 2 should be done in an Excel
spreadsheet and uploaded to the Dropbox
following the
Excel format.
All files are due in the eCourseware dropbox
by 1 p.m. on 9/21/21.

**Week 3
Overview
(September 7-9)**

Introduction to measuring the change in elevation
and Excel spreadsheet calculations

By the end of Week 3, students should be able
to:

- Recognize the standard abbreviation of
units
- Determine the change in elevation
between two points
- Compute the change in elevation from field
data using an Excel spreadsheet

Instructions:

- Hand in
HWK #1
in class by
1 p.m. on 9/7/21
- Review HWK #1
(solution)
- Review the
video:
standard abbreviation of units (web
page)
- Review the
video:
introduction to differential leveling (slides)
- Download the leveling
example problems
- After you have attempted problems,
review the
video of the solution (slides) (available
after 9/9/21)
- Work on
HWK #2
(see
video on using Excel to solve Part 3 and
4)

Problems 1 and 2 should be done on
engineering paper following the
Homework format.
Problems 3 and 4 should be done in an Excel
spreadsheet and uploaded to the Dropbox
following the
Excel format.
All files are due in the eCourseware dropbox
by 1 p.m. on 9/14/21.

**Week 2
Overview
(August 31-September 2)**

Introduction to proper use of significant
figures and estimating error in measuring
distance

By the end of Week 2, students should be able
to:

- Recognize the origins of measuring
distance
- Determine the correct number of
significant figures for measurements and in
calculations
- Compute an estimate of the error for
repeated measurements of a single quantity
- Compute an estimate of the error for a
series of unrepeated measurements

Instructions:

- Distance measurement - (slides)
- Download the distance
example problems.
- After you have attempted problems,
review the
solutions (posted after class).
- Significant figures - (slides)
- Estimating errors in
distance measurements - (slides)
- Download the estimating error example
problems.
- After you have attempted problems,
review the
solutions (posted after class).
- Work on
HWK #1

Work the problems on engineering paper
following the
Homework Format,
and hand in your work in class at 1 p.m. on 9/7/21.

**Week 1 Overview
(August 24-26)**

Introduction to civil engineering and CIVL
1101

By the end of Week 1, students should be able
to:

- Describe the different disciples
with civil engineering
- Find the class website (www.ce.memphis.edu/1101)
- Recognize how your grade in CIVL
1101 will be computed
- Recognize the origins of land
surveying

Instructions:

- What is civil
engineering? (slides)
- What is CIVL 1101? (slides)
- Review the
video: A tour of
www.ce.memphis.edu/1101
- Introduction to land surveying (slides)

This website was originally
developed by
Charles Camp for
CIVL
1101.

This site is
maintained by the
Department of Civil Engineering
at the University of Memphis.

Your comments and questions are welcomed.