STATISTICS 3PG03 Assignment 4
Due date: noon Friday, March 11, 2016 in HH dropbox.
Note. As pointed out in the chapter notes, problems 3, 4, 5, 6 involve special martingales named
after well-known mathematicians who first studied them.
1. (6 points) Page
STATISTICS 3PG03 Assignment 5
Due date: Noon, Friday April 1, 2016 in HH dropbox.
1. In Jacks or Better video poker what is the pre-draw expected net gain
on a $5 bet? (Pre-draw expected gain means the expectation of the
net gain X where X is random based
STATISTICS 3PG03 Assignment 3
Due date: 12 noon Tuesday, February 23, 2016 in HH dropbox.
For problem 5 involving a push calculate both versions H and H0 of the
house advantage as described on page 200.
1. (6 points) Page 88 # 2.2.
Hint. Show that P [N =
STATISTICS 3PG03 Assignment 2
Due: 4 pm, Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in HH dropbox.
1. (7 points) Page 55 # 1.17.
Hint. Condition the result of the first roll. There are three possibilities:
7, 12, neither 7 nor 12. Develop a recursion for desired probabi