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STAT 240 : Probability
Assignment #1
Weight: 4%
Due by 12:30 pm EST Monday, September 22, 2012
Instructions:
These are full solution questions, so indicate clearly how you arrived at your answer. A correct
answer without justication will not receive fu
Marius Hofert
University of Waterloo
2014-10-17
STAT 240: Probability
Assignment 3 (due on 2014-10-31)
Exercise 15 (Reading assignment)
Read Chapters 5, 7 and 8 in the course notes.
Exercise 16
(3+3=6 points)
Let (, F) be a measurable space with = cfw_1,
Marius Hofert
University of Waterloo
2014-10-03
STAT 240: Probability
Assignment 2 (due on 2014-10-17)
Exercise 8 (Reading assignment)
Read Chapters 4 and 6 in the course notes.
Exercise 9
(4 points)
Let A, B, C be disjoint sets and = A B C. Furthermore,
Marius Hofert
University of Waterloo
2014-11-14
STAT 240: Probability
Assignment 5 (due on 2014-11-28)
Exercise 28 (Reading assignment)
Read Chapters 9 and 10 in the course notes.
Exercise 29 (Convolution of two uniforms)
Let X1 U[0, 1] and X2 U[0, 1] be
Marius Hofert
University of Waterloo
2014-09-19
STAT 240: Probability
Assignment 1 (due on 2014-10-03)
Exercise 1 (Reading assignment)
Read Chapters 1 to 3 in the course notes.
Exercise 2
(4 points)
Let = and F = cfw_A : A is finite or Ac is finite and sh
Marius Hofert
University of Waterloo
2014-10-31
STAT 240: Probability
Assignment 4 (due on 2014-11-19)
(1+1+2=4 points)
Exercise 22
Let X FX . Find the distribution functions of
a) Y = mincfw_X, 4;
b) Y = |X|;
c) Y = maxcfw_X 1, mincfw_X, 7.
Exercise 23 (