MATH-107 Intro. Probability and Statistics

Syllabus


Date Topic Homework Due
1 8/26
Chapters 1 and 2 read Chapters 1 and 2
2 8/31 Section 4.1
3 9/2
Section 4.2 HW#1 4: 4, 6, 8, 10, 16, 20, 28, 30, 34, 36 Solutions
9/7
4 9/7 Sections 4.2 and 4.3
5 9/9 Section 4.3 HW#2: 4: 38, 42, 44a-c, 48, 54, 60, 64, 66, 78, 82 Solutions
9/14
6 9/14 Sections 4.4 and 4.5
7 9/16 Sections 4.4 and 4.5 HW#3: 4: 92, 96, 98, 104, 114, 118, 120, 128, 142, 144 Solutions
9/21
8 9/21 Sections 5.1 and 5.2
9 9/23 Section 5.3 HW#4: 5: 10, 12, 16, 24, 28ab, 30ab, 38ab, 42ad Solutions
9/28
10 9/28 Section 5.4
11 9/30 Section 5.5 HW#5: 5: 50, 52, 56, 62, 68, 72, 74, 76, 84, 90 Solutions
10/5
12 10/5 Review of Chapters 4 and 5 extra office hours: Wed 10-11, 2:30-3:30
13 10/7 Midterm 1 Results:49,49,48,47,45,45,44,44,43,43,43,43,40,40,35,33,32,30,30,29,28,28,25,24,22,19,14,12 Solutions
14 10/14 Section 6.1 HW#6: 6:2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 Solutions
10/21
15 10/19 Midterm 1 -- solutions, Section 6.2
16 10/21 Sections 6.2 and 6.4 HW#7: 6.2: 20acej, 22aegj, 26bcf, 30, 34, 40, 50; 6.4: 66, 78, 80 Solutions
10/26
17 10/26 Sections 7.1 and 7.2
18 10/21 Sections 7.3, 8.1, 8.2 HW#8: 7.1: 2; 7.2: 18acd, 20e, 24, 38d; 7.3: 46, 58; 8.1: 6a; 8.2: 14, 22 Solutions
11/2
19 11/2 Sections 8.3 and 8.4
20 11/4 Sections 8.5 and 9.1 HW#9: 8: 46, 48, 58a, 66ab, 68de, 69ab, 70, 76, 96cd, 102 Solutions
11/9
21 11/9 Sections 9.2 and 9.3
22 11/11 Sections 9.4-9.7 HW#10: Ch.9: 68, 78, 86ce, 98a, 116, 126a, 144a, 160, 182, 188 Solutions
11/18
11/12-15 OUT OF TOWN. NO OFFICE HOURS FRIDAY AND MONDAY HOMEWORK DUE THURSDAY
23 11/16 Review of Chapters 5-9 EXTENDED OFFICE HOURS TUESDAY 3-5 PM AND WEDNESDAY 9-11 AM and 3-5 PM
24 11/18 Midterm 2 Results:50,48,47,47,45,44,43,41,41,40,40,40,39,36,36,32,31,29,24,22,11 Solutions
25 11/23 Sections 10.1 and 10.2
26 11/30 Sections 10.3-10.5 TO BE EXEMPT FROM FINAL NEED AT LEAST 190 TOTAL AND AT LEAST 9 FROM HW#11
27 12/02 Section 14.1 HW#11: 10: 4, 8, 38, 58ab, 70a, 92, 104, 108 (USE http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/distribution-tables/#f025 OR http://stattrek.com/Tables/F.aspx, BUT THIS ONE IS CUMULATIVE); 14: 10 (USE http://stattrek.com/Tables/Binomial.aspx), 13 Solutions
12/07 or sooner
12/07-09 OFFICE HOURS: 10-11, 2:30-3:30 TO BE EXEMPT FROM FINAL NEED AT LEAST 190 TOTAL AND AT LEAST 9 FROM HW#11
12/10 FINAL EXAM 8:30-11:00, same classroom, can bring 2.5 pages of formulas, calculators recommended