MACT306 Applied Probability
Assignment 9
Due Wednesday May 14, 2014
You can use the sixth or the seventh edition of the text book for this
assignment
Assigned Problems from the sixth edition:
Page 247 Problems 5.62 & 5.64
Pages 253 & 254 Problems 5.75, 5.

The American University in Cairo
DepartmentofMathematicsandActuarialScience
MACT 3223 (Section 01): Statistical Inference
CourseSyllabus(Fall2014)
Time and Location:
UW 11:30 am-12:45pm
Instructor:
Hanan Hasan, PhD. Adjunct Associate Professor
Office Hour

MACT-306
Chapter 4
Practice Problems 10
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 181 and 182 Problems 4.76, 4.83, 4.84, 4.86, 4.87 and 4.88
Pages 180 and 181 Problems 4.74 and 4.77
Pages 185 and 186 Problems 4.91, 4.92, 4.93 and 4.99
Assigned proble

MACT-317
Chapter 4
Practice Problems 7
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 159 to 162 Problems 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.8 and 4.13
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pages 166 to 169 Problems 4.7, 4.8, 4.11, 4.14 and 4.19
In the solutions below

MACT-306
Chapter 4
Practice Problems 8
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 164 and 165 Problems 4.14, 4.15, 4.16, 4.17 and 4.25
Pages 168 and 169 Problems 4.29, 4.31, 4.32, 4.33 and 4.34
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pages 172 and

MACT-306
Chapter 4
Practice Problems 9
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 173 to 175 Problems 4.46, 4.49, 4.50, 4.51 and 4.63
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pages 181 to 184 Problems 4.58, 4.63, 4.64, 4.65 and 4.77
In the solutions

MACT-306
Chapter 3
Practice Problems 6
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Page 123 Problems 3.84, 3.85 and 3.89
Pages 130 and 131 Problems 3.101, 3.102, 3.103 and 3.109
Page 136 Problems 3.121 and 3.122
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pag

MACT-306
Chapter 3
Practice Problems 5
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Page 107 to 109 Problems 3.28, 3.29, 3.40, 3.41 and 3.44
Page 114 and 115 Problems 3.53, 3.57, 3.58, 3.60 and 3.65
Page 118 Problems 3.72 to 3.76
Assigned problems from the se

MACT-306
Chapter 2
Practice Problems 3
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 54 and 55 Problems 2.61 to 2.65
Page 58 Problems 2.70 to 2.72
Pages 65 and 66 Problems 2.86, 2.88, 2.91 and 2.97
Pages 69 and 70 Problems 2.98, 2.100, 2.103 and 2.104
As

MACT-306
Chapters 2 & 3
Practice Problems 4
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Page 74 Problems 2.118 & 2.119
Pages 87 and 88 Problems 3.2, 3.6 and 3.7
Pages 95 and 96 Problems 3.10 and 3.18
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Page 77 Problem

MACT-306
Chapter 2
Practice Problems 1
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 24 and 25 Problems 2.1 to 2.6
Pages 31 to 33 Problems 2.7 to 2.17
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pages 25 and 26 Problems 2.1 to 2.3 and 2.6 to 2.8
Pages 32

MACT-306
Chapter 2
Practice Problems 2
Assigned problems from the sixth edition
Pages 37 to 39 Problems 2.18 to 2.26
Pages 46 to 48 Problems 2.27, 2.30, 2.34, 2.35, 2.36, 2.44
Assigned problems from the seventh edition
Pages 39 and 40 Problems 2.26 to 2.3

MACT306 Applied Probability
Assignment 8
Due: Wednesday May 14, 2014
1.
A diagnostic test for the presence of a disease has two possible outcomes: 1 for
disease present and 0 for disease not present. Let X denote the disease state of a
patient, and let Y

MACT306 Applied Probability
Assignment 5
Due: Sunday April 6, 2014
1. The following density function describes the random variable Y .
y
0 y 5
25
10 y
f ( y )
5 y 10
25
elsewhere
0
a. Find F ( y ) and sketch its graph.
b. Compute P (4 Y 8) and P (Y 3

MACT306: Applied Probability
Instructor: Dr. Zeinab Amin
Assignment 1
Due: Wednesday February 19, 2014 in Class
1. In a recent study on teenage drug and alcohol use, M is the event that a teenager has
admitted to using marijuana at least once a month, A i