Intro to Probability and Stats

Homework exercises refer to Probability and Statistical Inference, 9th Edition, by Hogg, Tanis and Zimmerman. I will gently follow this text but I will also post my own lecture notes below.

Office Hours: Tuesdays 1-2pm and Fridays 10-11am in Ungar 437.

Here is the syllabus.
Course Notes 1
Item Due Date Information
Homework 1
Thurs Aug 31 Introduction: Coin Flipping
Interactive Binomial
Algebra of Sets
Axioms for Probability
Hurricane Irma
Homework 2
Thurs Oct 5 Binomial Coefficients
Methods of Counting
Conditional Probability
Bayes' Theorem
Exam1: Tues Oct 10, in class
Course Notes 2
Homework 3
Tues Oct 24 Random Variables
Probability Mass Functions
Expected Value
Variance and Standard Deviation
Homework 4
Thurs Nov 2 Joint Distributions
Independent Random Variables
Covariance and Correlation
Moment Generating Functions
Exam2: Tues Nov 7, in class
Course Notes 3
HW5: TBA TBA Continuous Random Variables
Probability Density Functions
Normal Approximation to the Binomial
Central Limit Theorem