Probability and Statistics Homework and Assignments

Text: Hogg & Tanis’ Probability and Statistical Inference, 7th ed.

 

Week 1

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 9/1

1.1, 1.2

Intro, Prob properties

PROBLEM SET # 1, due F 9/12;

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 9/3

1.2, 1.3

Prb prop, Counting princ

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 9/5

1.3

Counting, permut, combin

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

Week 2

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 9/8

1.3

Counting, permut, combin

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 9/10

1.4

Conditional probability

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 9/12

1.4, 1.5

Cond prob, Ind events,

PROBLEM SET # 2, due W 9/24;

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 3

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 9/15

1.6, 2.1

Bayes’ thm, Discrete rv’s, pmf’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 9/17

2.1, 2.2

Discrete rv’s, Expectation

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 9/19

2.2, 2.3

Expectation, Mean & variance

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 4

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 9/22

2.3

Mean, variance, & std dev

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 9/24

2.3, 2.4

Mean, Bernoulli rv, Binomial dist

PROBLEM SET # 3, due F 10/10

 

Optional Problem Session?

 

Th 9/25 PM

 

 

EXAM # 1

(1.1-1.4, 2.1-2.3)

Week 5

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 9/29

2.4

Bernouilli rv, Binomial dist

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 10/1

2.5

Moment-generating fctns

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 10/3

2.6

Poisson distributions

Additional problems, due following class

 

 


 

 

Week 6

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 10/6

3.1

Continuous data, Graphs

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 10/8

3.1, 3.2

Continuous data and rv’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F  10/10

3.2, 3.3

Cont rv’s, mean, moments

PROBLEM SET # 4, due W 10/22;

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 7

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 10/13

 

 

MIDSEMESTER BREAK

 

W 10/15

3.2, 3.3

Cont rv’s, Unif & exp dist

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F  10/17

3.4

Gamma & chi square dist

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 8

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 10/20

3.5

Distribution of rv fctns

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 10/22

4.1

Two discrete rv’s

PROBLEM SET # 5, due F 11/7

Optional Problem Session?

 

Th 10/23 PM

 

 

EXAM # 2

(2.3-2.6, 3.1-3.5)

Week 9

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 10/27

4.1

Two discrt & two cont rv’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 10/29

4.1, 4.5

Two cont, several ind rv’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 10/31

4.5, 4.6

Several ind & sum of rv’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 10

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 11/3

4.6

Sums and means of rv’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 11/5

4.6, 5.1, 5.2

Rv sums & means, Normal dists

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F 11/7

5.2

Normal distributions

PROBLEM SET # 6, due W 11/19;

Additional problems, due following class

 

 


 

 

Week 11

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 11/10

5.2

Normal distributions

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 11/12

5.2, 5.3

Norm dist & their fctns

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F  11/14

5.4

Central Limit Theorem

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 12

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 11/17

5.5

Norml apprx of discr dist

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 11/19

5.5

Norml apprx of discr dist

PROBLEM SET # 7, due M 12/8

Optional Problem Session?

 

F  11/21

 

 

EXAM # 3

(4.1, 4.5, 4.6, 5.1-5.5)

Week 13

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 11/24

6.4

Inference for means, CI’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 11/26

 

 

THANKSGIVING

BREAK

 

F  11/28

 

 

THANKSGIVING

BREAK

Week 14

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 12/1

6.4

Inference for means, CI’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 12/3

6.5

Comparing 2 means, CI’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F  12/5

6.7

Inference for props, CI’s

Additional problems, due following class

 

Week 15

Section(s) to Read

Problems Assigned

Other Details

 

M 12/8

6.7, 8.2

Prop CI’s, Hyp test-1 mean

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

W 12/10

8.2

Hypothesis test for 1 mean

Additional problems, due following class

 

 

F  12/12

 

 

FINAL CLASS;

Course Evaluations

F 12/19  AM

or earlier in Exam week?

 

Optional Final Exam Problem Session  on Sun 12/14?

CUMULATIVE

FINAL EXAM