Math 4600/6600 - Probability - Summer 2019

NOTE: Part of M/T Class will be used to present solutions from the Textbook to each other for extra credit. Each correct solution will worth 1-2 points, added to your overall grade of 100 points Max!

Instructor:
Akos Magyar                                                                          Location: Boyd GSRC, Room: 303
Office: Boyd GSRC 604                                                                           Time: MTWRF: 10:30-12:30
Email: amagyar@uga.edu                                                                         Office Hours: MF 9:30-10:30 W: 12:30-1:30

Tetxbook: Probability, by Jim Pitman  (2015) pdf
Syllabus: I will cover most of Chapters 1-4 from the textbook.

Exams: There will be one in-class midterm exam and one in-class final exam

                Midterm Exam I - Monday, June 24th

                Final Exam: - Wednesday, July 3rd
 
Grades:   Midterm: 40%      Final: 60%

Grading Scale: A: 88-100 A-:84-87:  B+: 80-83 B: 76-79 B-: 70-75 C+: 65-69 C: 61-65 C-: 56-60 D: 51-55 F: 0-50


Class 1    Class 2   Class 3   Class 4   Class 5   Class 6   Class 7   Class 8   Class 9   Class 10  Class 11 

Class 12  Class 13  Class 14  Class 15    Review Problems   Review 



Homework:  Homework will be assigned weekly (it is suggested that you try all problems of the book). You do not have to turn in your assignments however the Midterm problems will be chosen from the Homework and the Final problems will also be from, or similar to, the Homework problems.

Homework


Homework 1  (Chapter 1: Introduction)
                     1.1: 1,2,3,5,7   1.2: 1,2,3    1.3: 1,2,4,5,7,9     1.4:  2,3,5,6,9   1.5: 1,2,4,5,7   1.6: 1,3,5,6

Homework 2
(Chapter 2: Repeated Trials and Sampling)
                   
2.1: 1,3,4,7,8,10    2.2: 2,4,5,7,8,10     2.4: 2,3,4,6    2.5: 1,2,4,6,7

Homework 3 (Chapter 3: Random Variables)
                   
3.1: 2,3,6,9,13   3.2: 3,4,6,7,11,17  3.3: 2,4,8,9,12,17   3.4: 2,3,5,9,10      3.5: 1,3,4,8,912

Homework 4
 
(Chapter 4: Continuous Distributions)
                     4.1: 1,4,7,10  4.2: 1,3,5,6,7    4.4: 1,4,10      4.5: 2,3,6,8

Midterm Exam - Monday June 24th (in class)