Concepts of Probability

Stat 134 with Adam Lucas, Spring '18.



Week 1

Stat 134

Jan 15-21

  • Welcome to Stat 134!
  • Homework: 1.1.8, 1.3.12, 1.4.6, 1.4.10, 1.5.2, 1.5.4, 1.6.6, 1.rev.16

Week 2

Stat 134

Jan 22-28

  • Reminder: the first quiz is coming up next Wednesday (1/31).
  • Homework (due 1/31): 2.1.4, 2.1.6, 2.1.8, 2.1.12, 2.2.6, 2.2.10, 2.2.14, 2.rev.24 (be careful in part b!)

Week 3

Stat 134

Jan 29-Feb 4

  • First quiz is this Wednesday! Additionally, please check the Staff/Schedule pages for some updated OH.
  • Homework (due 2/7): 2.4.1a,d (just those two parts; show some of your calculations), 2.4.6, 2.4.8, 2.5.6, 2.5.8, 2.5.12a-e (just those five parts), 2.rev.10, 2.rev.18

Week 4

Stat 134

Feb 5-11

Week 5

Stat 134

Feb 12-18

Week 6

Stat 134

Feb 19-25

    The midterm is next Friday! More info will be discussed in lecture and section.
  • Homework (due 2/28): 3.4.10, 3.4.12, 3.4.14, 3.5.4, 3.5.10, 3.5.12, 3.5.17, 3.rev.2

Week 7

Stat 134

Feb 26 - Mar 4

    Midterm this Friday! Check Piazza for information and resources.
  • No homework will be due on 3/7.

Week 8

Stat 134

Mar 5 - Mar 11

    Congrats on reaching the halfway point in the course! Midterm statistics are available on Piazza.
  • Homework (due 3/14): 4.1.4, 4.1.7, 4.1.8, 4.1.12, 4.2.4, 4.2.8, 4.rev.2, 4.rev.14

Week 9

Stat 134

Mar 12 - Mar 18

    Quiz 3 is next week! Also, we encourage you to sign up for group tutor sessions! (More info on Piazza.)
  • Homework (due 3/21): 4.4.2, 4.4.4, 4.4.6, 4.5.2, 4.5.6, 4.5.8, 4.rev.4 (+ sketch the density), 4.rev.22

Week 10

Stat 134

Mar 19 - Apr 1

    Quiz 3 is this week! We hope you have a relaxing spring break, and come back refreshed and ready for more probability theory!
  • Homework (due 4/4): 4.6.2, 4.rev.16, 5.1.4, 5.1.6, 5.1.9, 5.2.6, 5.2.8, 5.2.12, 5.2.14, 5.2.16

Week 11

Stat 134

Apr 2 - Apr 8

Week 12

Stat 134

Apr 9 - Apr 15

    Quiz 4 is next week, which covers sections 4.6 through 6.2.
  • Homework (due 4/18): 6.1.2, 6.1.8, 6.2.4, 6.2.10, 6.2.12, 6.2.16, 6.3.2, 6.3.4

Week 13

Stat 134

Apr 16 - Apr 22

Week 14

Stat 134

Apr 23 - Apr 29

    We are near the end of the course! Please check Piazza for announcements related to our schedule for RRR week.
  • Recommended Problems: 6.5.1, 6.5.2, 6.5.3, 6.5.4, 6.5.5, 6.5.6, 6.5.8, 6.5.12

Instructor:

Adam Lucas

Lectures:
  • MWF 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm, 2050 Valley Life Sciences


Calendar

Week Topics Lecture Notes Section/Handouts
1 1.1 - 1.6 Wed, Jan. 17
Fri, Jan. 19
Section 1
2 1.6, 2.1 - 2.2 Mon, Jan. 22
Wed, Jan. 24
Fri, Jan. 26
Section 2
Section 3
3 2.4 - 2.5 Mon, Jan. 29
Wed, Jan. 31
Fri, Feb. 2
Section 4
Quiz 1
4 3.1 - 3.2 Mon, Feb. 5
Wed, Feb. 7
Fri, Feb. 9
Section 6
Section 7
5 3.3, 3.6 Mon, Feb. 12
Wed, Feb. 14
Fri, Feb. 16
Section 8
Quiz 2
6 3.4 - 3.5 Wed, Feb. 21
Fri, Feb. 23
Section 9
7 Review Mon, Feb. 26
Wed, Feb. 28
Midterm (Fri, Mar. 2)
Section 10
Math Review Sheet
Midterm Review Sheet
Practice Midterm (Solutions)
8 4.1 - 4.2 Mon, Mar. 5
Wed, Mar. 7
Fri, Mar. 9
Mon: No Section
Section 13
9 4.4 - 4.5 Mon, Mar. 12
Wed, Mar. 14
Fri, Mar. 16
Section 14
Section 15
10 4.6, 5.1 - 5.2 Mon, Mar. 19
Wed, Mar. 21
Fri, Mar. 23
Section 16
Quiz 3
11 5.3 - 5.4 Mon, Apr. 2
Wed, Apr. 4
Fri, Apr. 6
Section 17
Section 18
12 5.4, 6.1 - 6.3 Mon, Apr. 9
Wed, Apr. 11
Fri, Apr. 13
Section 19
Section 20
13 6.3 - 6.4 Mon, Apr. 16
Wed, Apr. 18
Fri, Apr. 20
Section 21
Quiz 4
14 6.4 - 6.5 Mon, Apr. 23
Wed, Apr. 25
Fri, Apr. 27
Section 22
Section 23
15 (RRR) Review Mon, Apr. 30 Section 24
Spring 2016 Final
Final Review Sheet (Solutions)
Discrete Topics
Densities
Poisson Process
Joint Distributions
Operations
Conditional Topics (Solutions)