Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 6
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, February 28th, 2014
Read Chapter 11, Algorithms for MCMC, pages 185209 of our text.
Note: Although our text has no index or table of contents, it is easy to locate words in the ele

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 7
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, March 21st, 2014
Read Chapter 13, Foundations of Statistical Inference, pages 217239 of our text.
1. Plot the 2 densities with 2, 3, and 7 degrees of freedom, over the interval [0,

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 5
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, February 21st, 2014
Read Chapter 10, Stochastic Processes and Markov Chains, pages 160184 of our text.
Note: Although our text has no index or table of contents, it is easy to loca

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 1
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, January 24th, 2014
Begin by obtaining access to the R software package, either by downloading a copy onto
your computer or else by nding a computer with a working installation. Any

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 10
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, April 11th, 2014
Read Chapter 15, ANOVA and Regression, pages 263287 of our text.
NOTE: It should be possible to cut and paste the data from this document into a text le, or into

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 12
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, April 25th, 2014
Read Chapter 16, Working with Multivariate Data, pages 288318 of our text.
1. Load the NCI data set from the class web site and write R codes to do the following:

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 8
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, March 28th, 2014
Read Chapter 14, Hypothesis Testing, pages 240262 of our text.
1. Following are 14 samples from a normal population with unknown mean and unknown standard deviatio

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 11
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, April 18th, 2014
Read Chapter 16, Working with Multivariate Data, pages 288318 of our text.
1. The following 40 ordered pairs x = (x1 , x2 ) are samples from a bivariate normal po

Math 322: Biostatistics
Final Examination
NAME:
Due 4:00pm Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 in Cupples I, room 100
9 Problems on 9 Pages
You may use the textbook, your class notes, a calculator or computer, and any other previously written
reference, but you may

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 4
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, February 14th, 2014
Read Chapter 9, An Introduction to Bayesian Data Analysis, pages 135159 of our text.
Note: There are many errors in the relevant formulas in our textbook. Use t

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 3
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, February 7th, 2014
Read Chapter 8, pages 108134 of our text.
1. Every morning, Rosencrantz ips a coin. If it turns up heads, he rises out of bed and rolls two dice to
decide what h

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 2
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, January 31st, 2014
Read Chapter 7, pages 80107, of our e-text to review some basic probability density functions and their
properties, concentrating especially on the normal pdf. C

Ma 322: Biostatistics
Homework Assignment 9
Prof. Wickerhauser
Due Friday, April 4th, 2014
Read Chapter 15, ANOVA and Regression, pages 263287 of our text.
NOTE: It should be possible to cut and paste the data from this document into a text le, or into
an