EGEE 102
Energy Conservation for Environmental Protection

Introduction & Checklist


Welcome to Lesson 10!

Lesson 10 Objectives

Upon completing this lesson, you should be able to:

  • explain how windows work;
  • explain the mechanisms of heat loss through windows;
  • list important factors in selecting windows;
  • calculate pay-back period when replacing with energy-efficient windows.

Checklist for Lesson 10

Here is your "to do" list for this week.

Lesson 10 Checklist
Step Activity Access / Directions
1 Read the online lesson Lesson 10 - Windows
2 Watch Lesson 10 - Guided Review (Flash movie). (A printable Review Sheet is also provided.)
3 Read Lesson 10 - Questions for Review and Discussion.
4 Review Lesson 10 - Resources (supplemental materials that are optional...but informative!).
5 Take Lesson 10 - Quiz (graded). The quiz is available in Canvas.
6 Complete Home Activity: Insulation and Energy Conservation (Insulated House Simulation)I
  • Note: The Home Activity will not work in Internet Explorer, please use Chrome, Edge, Firefox, or Safari to access the Home Activity.

See the Calendar tab in Canvas for due dates/times.


If you have any questions, please post them to the General Course Questions forum in located in the Discussions tab in Canvas. I will check that discussion forum daily to respond. While you are visiting the discussion board, feel free to post your own responses to questions posted by others - this way, you might help a classmate!