Gödel, Escher, and Bach (Spring 2001)
Course at a Glance: Quizzes
What are they? When are they?
There will be an on-line quiz prior to almost every class.
They ask you about relatively straightforward aspects of
They also ask for feedback on what's giving you problems.
Please take them no later than 9:00 AM each class day.
Why are they?
They encourage you to keep on track in the reading, which
makes class discussions a whole lot more useful.
They provide us insight as to which areas are causing the
most consternation, which allows us to plan class time in a way that will
do the most people the most good.
Grading of quizzes
To reward your diligence, you will be given one point for
every quiz you take, to be applied to the next exam.
The maximum number of points is N-1, where N is the total
number of quizzes.
Since late quizzes don't do us much good, only those turned
in before the deadline will be counted.