The homework due on Tuesday, April 4th is the page 342-345 Review Questions at the end of Chapter 8. There are 25 questions. Please WRITE out the gist of the question, and the answer. Do NOT turn in anything like: --- 12. D 13. router There is a hands-on class on Thursday, March 30th.
The material we have been covering on L1 and L2 cache memory can be reviewed and reinforced by looking at the following:
Read the handout on Plug and Play (PnP) and the handout on How BIOS and the Drivers Work for Tuesday's class. Match up the PnP side of the handout with your readings from chapter 1 and 2 of the textbook. We will break into the 6 groups again on Tuesday and work on the PnP and perhaps also the BnD (BIOS and Drivers) material. Try to bring questions and diagrams and your own experience and background into the small group discussion on Tuesday. Your group has to present and elaborate and supplement one of the four portions PnP on blackboard or else on overhead slides, without any notes. Each group has to be prepared for any one of the four paragraphs of material.
What if the Wright 112 or Wright 110 or Wright 339 computer I log into does not show the current online quiz as available? Read this important note about the CMOS date and the NT command prompt DATE command and why the problem might occur and what the solution would be. Send me or the email@example.com email about the specific computer with the incorrect DATE, if you have time.
Spring 1999 web page is useful to see what kinds of topics are covered in this class. Keep in mind, the rate of change for networks, PCs and operating systems means the class will change quite a bit in response.
The prerequisites for this class are too limited and stated wrong in the schedule book. Any previous programming class is sufficient background, not just C or BASIC (Visual Basic). The 810:022 class is also sufficient prerequisite.
Start menu, Programs, Testing, Operating Systems Guide is the menu choice. Your user id and password were handed out in the 1/13/Thursday class lab. I can send you the password by email, if you didn't get it yet or forgot it. The user id is easy. Its the same as your COBRA/VIPER/ICEMAN or your ACAD user id.
Tuesday, January 28th class covered IP numbers and subnet masks and class A, B, and C networks, etc. Here are the handouts from that class.