Intro to Probability and Stats

I will use my own lecture notes as a textbook for this course (see below). For supplemental reading I recommend Freund's Mathematical Statistics by Miller and Miller (any edition).

Office Hours: Tuesday 1-2pm and Wednesday 2-3pm (also by appointment)

Here is the syllabus.
Course Notes
Item Due Date Information
Homework 1
Thurs Feb 1 Motivation: Coin Flipping
Interactive Binomial
Algebra of Sets
Three Rules for Probability
Homework 2
Thurs Feb 15 Binomial/Multinomial Probability
Methods of Counting
Hypergeometric Probability (Urn Problems)
Conditional Probability
Bayes' Theorem
Exam1: Tues Feb 20, in class
Homework 3
Thurs Mar 8 Discrete Random Variables
Binomial, Hypergeometric, Geometric
Expected Value
Variance and Standard Deviation
Homework 4
Tues Mar 27 Covariance
Joint Distributions
Correlation and Linear Regression
Exam2: Thurs Mar 29, in class
Homework 5
Tues Apr 17 Continuous Random Variables
Normal Distributions
Central Limit Theorem