1 
Fri, June 23 
Class Information
What is probability?
Intro to counting

Suggested Homework:

2 
Sat, June 24 
Counting combinations 
Suggested Homework:
R: 
# 1.7, 
GS: 
# 3.1.3, 3.1.6, 3.1.7, 3.1.10 

3 
Mon, June 26 
Binomial Coefficients

Suggested Homework:
GS: 
# 3.2.2, 3.2.10, 3.2.12 

4 
Tues, June 27 (Xhour) 
Proofs and Proof Techniques

Suggested Reading:
Handout #1
Handout #2

5 
Wed, June 28 
Events and Outcomes
Probability Laws

Announcements:
 When suggested homework is assigned, that does not imply that you have to read the corresponding sections in the book. We will cover all the necessary material in class. If you have trouble with a problem, then you can read the book, but be aware that we are not covering every topic that the book does.
 Homework 1 has been posted. See the link the in "Homework" section above.
Suggested Homework:
R: 
# 2.2, 2.3, 2.5, 2.8, 2.13 
GS: 
# 1.2.2, 1.2.4 

6 
Fri, June 30 
Probability Laws
Conditional Probability

Suggested Homework:
R: 
# 3.3, 3.4 
GS: 
# 4.1.3, 4.1.22 

7 
Mon, July 3 
Conditional Probability
Independence

Suggested Homework:
R: # 3.8, 3.9, 3.10 

GS: # 4.1.4, 4.1.5a 


8 
Wed, July 5 
Independence
Bayes' Theorem
Square Diagrams

Announcements:
 Homework 1 due today.
 Homework 2 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 4.1.16, 4.1.27, 4.1.29 


9 
Fri, July 7 
Tree Diagrams
Probabilistic Paradoxes

Suggested Homework:

10 
Mon, July 10 
Discrete Random Variables
Expectation

Suggested Homework:
GS: # 6.1.1, 6.1.2, 6.1.8, 6.1.16 


11 
Wed, July 12 
Expectation
Variance

Announcements:
 Homework 2 due today.
 Homework 3 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 6.1.6, 6.2.4(ad), 6.2.11, 6.2.14 


12 
Fri, July 14 
Exam Review
Exam 1 (Look below for time and location.)


13 
Mon, July 17 
Variance and Standard Deviation

Announcements:
 We're using the Xhour tomorrow.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 6.2.9, 6.2.23, 8.1.10 


14 
Tues, July 18 (Xhour) 
The R Programming Language

Announcements:
 Lab 1 assigned today, due Wed, Aug 2.
Resources:

15 
Wed, July 19 
Markov's and Chebyshev's Inequalities
Infinite Discrete Spaces

Announcements:
 Homework 3 due today.
 Homework 4 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:

16 
Fri, July 21 
Continuous Probability Spaces

Suggested Homework:
GS: # 2.2.1, 2.2.2, 2.2.5, 2.2.6, 2.2.8 


17 
Mon, July 24 
Distributions: Uniform, Bernoulli, Binomial

Suggested Homework:
GS: # 5.1.1, 5.1.4, 5.1.9 


18 
Wed, July 26 
Distributions: Geometric, Exponential

Announcements:
 Homework 4 due today.
 Homework 5 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 5.2.29, 5.2.30, 5.2.34 


19 
Fri, July 28 
Distributions: Poisson

Suggested Homework:
R: # 5.3, 5.4, 5.7 

GS: # 5.1.16. 5.1.18. 5.1.20. 5.1.22 



Mon, July 31 
Class canceled today.


20 
Wed, Aug 2 
Gaussian (Normal) Distributions
Simpson's Paradox

Announcements:
 Lab 1 due today.
 Homework 5 due today.
 Homework 6 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:

21 
Fri, Aug 4 
Exam Review
Exam 2 (Look below for time and location.)


22 
Mon, Aug 7 
Adding Independent Random Variables

Announcements:
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 7.1.2, 7.1.9, 7.2.2, 7.2.5 


23 
Wed, Aug 9 
Weak Law of Large Numbers

Announcements:
 Homework 6 due today.
 Homework 7 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 8.1.1, 8.1.4, 8.1.6, 8.1.11, 8.2.9, 8.2.11 


24 
Fri, Aug 11 
Central Limit Theorem (GS, 9.1)

Suggested Homework:
GS: # 9.1.1, 9.1.2, 9.1.4, 9.1.5, 9.1.6, 9.1.9 ,9.1.13 


25 
Mon, Aug 14 
Central Limit Theorem (GS, 9.2)

Suggested Homework:
GS: # 9.2.1, 9.2.3, 9.2.5, 9.2.6, 9.2.7 


26 
Tues, Aug 15 (Xhour) 
Two Envelopes Paradox Benford's Law

Suggested Homework:

27 
Wed, Aug 16 
Central Limit Theorem (GS, 9.3)
Markov Chains (GS, 11.1)

Announcements:
 Homework 7 due today.
 Homework 8 assigned today.
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 9.3.11, 9.3.13, 11.1.2., 11.1.4, 11.1.7, 11.1.11 


28 
Fri, Aug 18 
Markov Chains (GS, 11.2)
(didn't finish)

Suggested Homework:
will be given on Monday

29 
Mon, Aug 21 
Markov Chains (GS, 11.2)

Announcements:
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 11.2.2, 11.2.6, 11.2.8, 11.2.12, 11.2.19 


30 
Wed, Aug 23 
Markov Chains (GS, 11.3)

Announcements:
 Homework 8 due today.
 Office Hours before the exam:
 Thursday, 1pm  3pm
 Friday, 12pm  2pm
Suggested Homework:
GS: # 11.3.1. 11.3.2. 11.3.3. 11.3.5. 11.3.12 



Sun, Aug 27 
Final exam (Look below for time and location.)

