Final Exam of MATH 2030
The weight is
45%
. The Final Exam is at Dec 11 Sunday, 7:00-9:30 pm, SLH F.
Content:
the material covered in class and on the assignments
.
This is
roughly Chapters 1-4
of the text, plus
Appendix 1
and a little bit from
Section 6.4
.
Exceptions: Empirical distributions (in 1.3). Odds ratios (in 2.3) Skew normal approximations (in 2.2
and 3.5).The negative binomial distribution (in 3.4; this is only mentioned briefly in the class). The
gamma distribution (in 4.2; this is only mentioned briefly in the class). Hazard rates (in 4.3). Order
statistics (in 4.6).
Assignments 1:
Section 1.1, number 2 (p. 9)
Section 1.3, numbers 4, 6, and 9 (pp. 30, 31)
Appendix I, number xiii (p. 514) – there are 5 cases a=0 to 4 to answer.
Assignments 2:
Section 1.4, numbers 4,5,6,7, and 8 (pp. 45, 46)
Assignments 3:
Section 1.6, numbers 5, 6, 7, and 8 (pp. 70, 71)
Section 1.5 numbers 3 (p. 53) and 6ac (p. 54)
Assignments 4:
Section 3.1, number 9 (p. 159). Hint: $X$ takes values only for $x=2, 3, 4, 5$, why?