Math 3160: Sections 5 & 7

Course Info

Instructor: Phanuel Mariano
Email: Phanuel dot mariano at uconn dot edu
Office: MONT 422
Office Hours: Monday 1:30pm-2:25pm and 3:30pm-4:30pm,
Wednesday 1:30pm-2:25pm and 3:30pm-4:30pm,
or by Appointment

Important Information:

Syllabus
Exam 1: Monday, October 2
Exam 2: Wednesday, November 15 (Section 07)
Exam 2: Friday, November 17 (Section 05)
Final Exam: TBA

Finals Week Office Hours:

Monday(12/11): 3:00-4:30pm(Mont 422)
Tuesday(12/12): 7:00pm-9pm(Mont 421)
Wednesday(12/13): 2:00pm-3:20pm(Mont 422), or by appointment

Final Exam:

Fall 2017 Sample Final Exam
Fall 2017 Sample Final Exam Solutions

Exam2:

Fall 2017 Sample Exam 2
Fall 2017 Sample Exam 2 Solutions

Exam1:

Fall 2017 Sample Exam 1
Fall 2017 Sample Exam 1 Solutions

Textbook and Class materials:

Undergrad Probability by Bass (Class Textbook)
Fall 2017 Lecture Notes

Homework:

Homework Exercises/Solutions

Videos:

Chapter 2 - Video 1
Chapter 2 - Video 2

Useful Links:

Probability tools
Birthday Problem Calculator

Schedule

The following includes the schedule of homework problems you should complete for this class. Homework will not be collected but you will be in a severe disadvantage if you do not do the homework. The best way to study for the quizzes is by simply doing the homework. If you have any question about the homework please ask them in class or come to office hours. The quizzes will always be on the material covered during the previous week. I will also post solutions to the quizzes here.



Week
Date
Sections
In Class
1
8/28


8/30, 9/1
1.1-1.4


2

9/4
No School

9/6, 9/8
2.1-2.2
Quiz 1 Solution
Quiz on Sec. 1.1-1.4 HW

3

9/11



9/13, 9/15
2.3
Quiz 2 Solution
Quiz on Sec. 2.1-2.2 HW (on Wednesday)

4

9/18

Quiz 3 Solution
Quiz on Sec. 2.3 HW (on Monday)
9/20, 9/22
3.1,4.1


5

9/25

Quiz 4 Solution
Quiz on Sec. 3.1,4.1 HW
9/27, 9/29
4.2


6

10/2

Exam 1
October 2
10/4, 10/6
5.1-5.3


7

10/9
5.4-5.7
Quiz 5 Solution

Quiz on Sec. 5.1-5.2 HW

10/11, 10/13



8

10/17
6.1-6.3
Quiz 6 Solution
Quiz on Sec 5.3, 5.6-5.7 HW
10/18, 10/20
7.1


9

10/23
7.1-7.4
Quiz 7 Solution
Quiz on Sec 6.1-6.3 HW &
10/25, 10/27
8.1


10

10/30
8.1,9.1
Quiz 8 Solution
Quiz on Sec 7.1-7.4 HW
11/1, 11/3
10.1


11

11/6
10.2-10.3, 11.1
Quiz 9 Solution
Quiz on Sec 8.1,9.1,10.1 HW
11/8,11/10
11.2-11.3


12

11/13
11.6

11/15, 11/17

Exam 2
November 15/17

13

11/20
Thanksgiving Break!

11/22, 11/24
Thanksgiving Break!


14

11/27
12.1
No Quiz
11/29, 12/1
12.2,13.1


15

12/4
13.1-14.1
Quiz 10 Solution
Quiz on Sec 12.1-12.2
& on definition of MGF
12/6, 12/8



16


Final Exam Week: No Class