Math 241: Intro to Prob and Stat
Readings: In Section 3.1, read pages 75–80. In Section 3.2, read the Poker Hands section.
Quiz 1 - See Gradescope (Due Friday, Sept. 11)
YouTube video shows how to use TI-84 for computing combinations and permutations
Assignment 3 Due Sept. 16 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
Reading: Section 4.1 (Do not read the subsections dealing with Baye's probability and Baye's formula, those are for next week), the Binomial Probabilities and Binomial Distribution subsections of Section 3.2.
Assignment 4 Due Sept. 23 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
Reading: the subsection Bayes' Formula in Section 4.1 and pages 183–192 in the text in Section 5.1.
Quiz 2 - Will appear on Gradescope at 12pm on Tuesday, September 22 and will be due Wednesday, September 23. (Solutions)
(See Week 6 for homework assignment.)
Tuesday will be running on a Monday schedule CUNY wide, so I will not hold my regular office hours. However, I will hold office hours on Thursday instead of a live class session. So for next week, you will only have one video lecture.
Due to this shortened week, I have decided to have one homework assignment for Week 5 and Week 6. Accordingly, the assignment below will be due on October 7. But, a large portion of the assignment can be done after Week 5.
Assignment 5 Due October 7 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
Reading: The subsection on the Poisson distribution in Section 5.1 (pg. 187–192).
Reading: Section 6.1 pages 225–234
Quiz 3 - Will appear on Gradescope at 12pm on Tuesday, October 6 and will be due Wednesday, October 7. (Solutions)
See Week 8 for your homework assignment. Due to the exam next week, your homework assignment will be due the following week.
Reading: Section 2.2 pages 55--68 (if interested, you can read Section 2.1 for more context).
Assignment 8 Due November 11 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
Week 15 (the week after Thanksgiving)
Section 7.2 pages 291-294
Section 8.2 page 316
Quiz 6 Due December 2 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
Assignment 11 Due December 9 - See Gradescope (Solutions)
(Small) Extra Credit Opportunity
Please fill out this anonymous survey (link: https://forms.gle/N6ycu3BkGyRbykMQ9) and take a screen shot of the confirmation of your completion. Email me the screenshot and then I will give you an extra 5 points towards your homework score.
Exam 2 is now available on Gradescope. It is due anytime Wednesday, December 16.