Spring 2000, CSE 428: About Midterm 2
- The MT 2 will take place on the following dates
You can choose the date you prefer and don't need to notify me.
- Thursday March 30, 4:00-5:15 pm in 260 Willard (After class. During 2:30-3:45 pm there will be a regular 428 class.)
- Tuesday April 4, 2:30-3:45 pm in 260 Willard
In case you are a student of CSE 471, want to take the exam in March 30,
and have a conflict at the proposed time (after class), you can take the
exam in the same day (March 30) before class, i.e. during 1:00-2:15,
in 101 Osmond. Please note that you have this option only in case of real
conflict. And please, send me a notification, if you choose this option,
by Wednesday March 29.
- It is a "closed book" exam.
- The exam will be on the material presented during classes 13-20
(i.e. the classes from Tuesday February 22 till Thursday March 23
Format of the exam
The exam will consists of a list of questions.
You should write the answers on the same sheets. There is no
need to justify your answer, unless it is explicitly requested
in the text of the question.
Bonus for "no answer"
If you don't know the solution to one question, you may choose
to give "no answer" by leaving blank the space for the solution.
For each question to which you give no answer you will receive a
bonus of 10% of the maximum score for that question, rounded to the
next higher integer score.
If you start writing the answer, and later you wish you had
left it blank, just draw a line over your answer and write the word
"BLANK" in large letters.
Preparation for the midterm
A test is posted here.
This test will not be graded, but
you are encouraged to try to solve it by yourself
as a preparation to the MT exam.
The MT will have the same
kind of questions
as the test.
The class of Tuesday March 28 will be dedicated to
explaining and discussing the solution of the test.
you can find here
a collection of solved exercises
on the material explained so far.
Previous midterms and exams
Note: some of the questions in the exams listed below are about material which has not
been covered (yet) this semester.
Some of the files below are in ps format. The corresponding pdf format is also
available: just change the postfix "ps" into "pdf" in the URL and you will get the
For some of them also the tex file is available: just change the postfix
"ps" into "tex".
- Courses given by Dr. Palamidessi
- Courses given by Dr. Hannan