Spring 2019 Math 151 – HW

Spring 2019

Math 151 HW Schedule

Text: Probability and Statistics, by DeGroot and Schervish (either 3rd or 4th edition is fine)

Handouts:

Week Topic Sections Homework (due FRIDAY) Handouts
1/23 logistics, history, set theory 1.1-1.7 HWset #1 pdf & R Markdown 1st Day Handout pdf
1/28 probability & counting 1.8-1.11 HWset #2 pdf & R Markdown  
2/4 conditional probability, independence, Bayes 2.1-2.4 HWset #3 pdf & R Markdown

 

 
2/11 random variables & distributions 3.1-3.3 HWset #4 pdf & R Markdown

 

Posterior Probabilities pdf

Distributions and RVs pdf

T/F Quiz pdf R Markdown

2/18 bivariate & marginal distributions 3.4, 3.5 HWset #5 pdf & R Markdown  
2/25 conditional & multivariate distributions 3.6, 3.7    
Wednesday 2/27     exam 1 in-class  
3/4 functions of random variables 3.8, 3.9   Simulating RVs pdf
Wednesday 3/6     exam 1 take-home portion due  
3/11 Markov Chains 3.10    Markov Chains pdf
3/18 no class, spring break      
3/25 expectation, variance 4.1-4.3    
4/1 moments, mean, median 4.4, 4.5    
Friday 4/5     exam 2 in-class  
 4/8 covariance, correlation 4.6, 4.7    
Friday 4/12     exam 2 take-home portion due  
4/15 Bernoulli, & binomial, Poisson 5.1, 5.2, 5.4    
4/22 Normal, Beta 5.6, 5.10    
4/29 LLN 6.2    
5/6 CLT 6.3    
Friday 5/10     no class, reading days  
Wednesday 5/15 9am     in class final exam