Template for Prelim I study guide

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Template for Prelim I study guide FMV, 9/28/2010 The following is a template for a study guide for Prelim I that you may wish to download and adapt for use during the prelim. Descriptive Statistics-Looking at Data (Sections  1.1-1.3): no particular input, prepare as you  see fit Probability theory (Sections 2.1-2.5): understand conditional probability, multiplication rule,  and Bayes Theorem Discrete random variables (Sections 3.1-3.4): relationship between pmf and cdf, Bernouilli and  Binomial distributions, expected value and variance of a discrete function Continuous random variables (Sec. 4.1-4.4 (not 4.5)): relationship between pdf and cdf,  uniform, normal, standard normal, exponential, and gamma distributions, expected value and  variance of a continuous function Derived distributions: Y = g(X) (Handout): How to derive a distribution for rv Y when it is a  function of some other rv X. Joint distributions: f

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