Stat 421: Probability Theory

                                                    Fall 2012

WEEK

Date

Sections in the Book

Homework

Homework Due Date

Announcements

1

8/27/12

Syllabus, 1.1, 1.3, 1.4

 

 

8/29/12

1.4, 1.2, 1.5

Pg. 15 -- 1, 9 (G)

Pg. 21 --  3, 7(U), 9, 11

9/05/12

8/31/12

1.5, 1.6

 

 

2

9/03/12

Labor Day --- No Class.

9/05/12

1.7, 1.8

Pg. 32 -- 8

Pg. 41 – 8(U), 12(U), 15(U), 18

Pg. 46 -- 7, 10

Pg. 51 --  12 (G), 13 (G)

additional problems

9/12/12

9/07/12

Homework Day

 

 

 

3

9/10/12

1.8, 1.9, 1.10

 

 

 

9/12/12

1.10, 2.1

Pg. 65 -- 5, 12(U), 13

Pg. 75 -- 10,

Pg. 76 -- 18(U), 22, 23

Pg. 85 -- 6, 8, 12

additional problems (G)

9/19/12

 

9/14/12

2.1, 2.2, 2.3

 

 

 

4

9/17/12

2.3, 3.3

 

 

·         Solutions to Mini Homework Set 1

·         Solutions to Homework Set 1

9/19/12

3.3, 3.1

Pg. 100 -- 5, 9(U)

Pg. 107 -- 6, 10

Pg. 116 -- 4(U), 6(U), 8, 12

additional problems

9/26/12

 

9/21/12

3.1, 3.2

 

 

 

5

9/24/12

3.2, 3.4

 

 

 

9/26/12

3.4, 3.5

Pg. 129 --  5, 6(U), 8, 10

Pg. 140 -- 2, 4

Pg. 141 -- 6, 10

additional problems

10/03/12

·         Solutions to Homework Set 3 (Supplement)

9/28/12

3.5

 

 

 

6

10/01/12

3.5, 3.6

 

 

 

10/03/12

3.6,  3.7

Pg. 151 --  3(U), 7

Pg. 152 -- 9, 12

Pg. 166 -- 4(U)

Pg. 167 -- 8, 12, 13, 15

additional problems

10/10/12

·         Solutions to Homework Set 4 (Supplement)

10/05/12

3.7

 

 

·         Solutions to Homework Set 2 (Supplement)

·         Solutions to Homework Set 5 (Supplement)

7

10/08/12

3.7, 3.8

 

 

·         Solutions to Homework Set 6 (Supplement)

10/10/12

Review

 

 

10/12/12

Midterm I

 

 

 

8

10/15/12

3.8

 

 

·         Solutions to Midterm I

10/17/12

3.8, 3.9

Pg. 174 -- 3, 5, 11, 17(U)

Pg. 187 -- 3, 7(U), 9, 15(G)

additional problems

10/24/12

 

10/19/12

3.9

 

 

 

9

10/22/12

3.9

 

 

 

10/24/12

3.9

 

 

 

10/26/12

4.1, 4.2, 4.3

 

 

 

10

10/29/12

4.3, 4.5, 4.4

 

 

 

10/31/12

4.4

Pg. 225 --  6 (U)

Pg. 233 -- 3, 5

Pg. 240 -- 8, 12

additional problems

11/07/12

 

11/02/12

4.4

 

 

 

11

11/05/12

 

 

 

 

11/07/12

4.4

Pg. 240 -- 10 (U)

Pg. 255 -- 6, 8, 12, 13 (U)

Pg. 264 -- 5 (G), 12 (G), 13 (U), 15 (Hint: see supplementary problem 2)

Pg. 273 -- 21(G)

additional problems

11/19/12

·         Note the change from the usual due date.

 

11/09/12

4.7

 

 

 

12

11/12/12

Veteran’s Day (No Class)

11/14/12

4.7, 4.6

 

 

 

11/16/12

4.6

 

 

 

13

11/19/12

HW Problems

 

 

 

11/21/12

Thanksgiving Break (No Class)

11/23/12

14

11/26/12

5.1, 5.3

 

 

 

11/28/12

5.3, 5.2

 

 

·         Solutions to Homework Set 7 (Supplement)

·         Solutions to Homework Set 8 (Supplement)

·         Solutions to Homework Set 9 (Supplement)

11/30/12

Midterm II

 

 

 

15

12/03/12

5.2, 5.4, 5.5

 

 

 

12/05/12

5.5

Pg. 280 -- 9, 12, 13

Pg. 287 -- 3 (U), 5 (U), 7 (U), 6 (G)

Pg. 296 -- 8, 9, 16 (G)

Pg. 301 -- 5, 9

Pg. 302 -- 13 (G)

 

 

12/07/12

5.6, 5.7

 

 

·         Solutions to Midterm II

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Presentation of Projects by Students: Thursday, December 13, 8-10AM