Math 3160 -- Probability -- Section 009

Instructor: Linda Brown Westrick
Email: westrick@uconn.edu
Office: MONT 312
Office hours: Mondays 2:30-3:30, Wednesdays 1-2, and by appointment

Syllabus

Textbook

This class has an open source textbook! Find it, as well as other resources, at the coordinated course homepage.

Homework

TopicAssignmentDueNotes
Introduce yourselfHW 0Wednesday 1/24
CombinatoricsHW 1: Textbook Chapter 1, All exercises Wednesday 1/31 See above for the link to the textbook; Solution to the Powerball problem
Probability set-upHW 2: Textbook Chapter 2, All exercises Wednesday 2/7Exercise 2.1 is in the chapter text; ignore exercise 2.13
IndependenceHW 3: Textbook Chapter 3, All exercises Wednesday 2/14A few of these homework problems will appear on Midterm 1, which is Wednesday 2/14
Conditional ProbabilityHW 4: Textbook Chapter 4, All exercises Wednesday 2/21
Random VariablesHW 5: Textbook Chapter 5, All exercises Wednesday 2/28Worksheet 1,Solution to Worksheet 1, Worksheet 2
Discrete RVsHW 6: Textbook Chapter 6, All exercises Wednesday 3/7
Continuous RVsHW 7: Textbook Chapter 7, All exercises Wednesday 3/21A few of these HW problems will appear on Midterm 2, which is Wednesday March 21
Normal DistributionHW 8: Textbook Chapter 8, Exercises 8.1-8.8 Wednesday 4/4Double quiz Wednesday 4/4
Normal Approximation to Binomial; some Continuous DistributionsHW 9: Textbook Chapter 9, all exercises; and Chapter 10, exercises 10.1-10.3. Wednesday 4/4Double quiz Wednesday 4/4
Continuous Distributions, some Multivariate DistributionsHW 10: Textbook Chapter 10, exercises 10.4-10.8; and Chapter 11, exercises 11.1-11.5. Wednesday 4/11
Multivariate DistributionsHW 10: Textbook Chapter 11, exercises 11.6-11.12. Wednesday 4/18
Expectation, some Moment Generating FunctionsHW 11: Textbook Chapter 12, all exercises; Chapter 13 exercises 13.1 and 13.2. Wednesday 4/25

Here are some review problems from Friday's review lecture. Answers are here.