Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Homework 3 Grading Criteria
Due Friday, October 30 at 2:00 PM
This homework has 100 points plus 30 bonus points available. Full credit will generally
be awarded for a solution only if it is
Change of Variables, Hybrid Random Variables
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
2:14 PM
Reading:
deGroot & Schervish Sec. 3.3, 3.8
Reading for 11/06:
deGroot & Schervish Sec. 3.3, 3.8
Hassett & Stewart Sec. 6.4
Note: everyone should read deGroot & Schervish Sec.
Numerical Simulation of Random Variables
Friday, November 06, 2015
1:59 PM
Reading:
deGroot & Schervish Sec. 3.3, 3.8
Hassett & Stewart Sec. 6.4
Midterm 2 on Friday, November 13 at 2 PM
same rules as Midterm 1
Take-home exam period November 17-20 (no la
Expectations of Sums of Random Variables
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
2:02 PM
Reading:
DeGroot & Schervish Sec. 4.2
Bertsekas & Tsitsiklis Sec. 2.5
Take home exam due Friday, November 20 at 2 PM.
no late submissions accepted
follow rules; no collaboration
Advanced Combinatoric Methods
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
1:29 PM
Reading:
DeGroot & Schervish Sec. 1.7-1.10
Sec. 1.10 posted online in "Readings"
Bertsekas & Tsitsiklis Sec. 1.6
Hassett & Stewart Ch. 2, Sec. 3.1
Bain & Engelhardt Sec. 1.6
Reading fo
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Exam 2 Practice Problems
Exam 2: Friday, November 13 at 2:00 PM
Listed here are some problems which are particularly recommended for extra practice on
Exam 2.
deGroot & Schervish:
Sec. 3.1
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Midterm 2 Grading Criteria
November 28, 2015
Name:
You have from 2:00 PM until 3:50 PM to complete this exam. You are allowed to have
with you one sheet of paper with your own prepared note
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Homework 1 Grading Criteria
Due Friday, September 18 at 2:00 PM
This homework has 100 points plus 10 bonus points available. Full credit will generally
be awarded for a solution only if it
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Practice Midterm 1 Grading Criteria
October 8, 2015
Name:
You have from 2:00 PM until 3:50 PM to complete this exam. You are allowed to have
with you one sheet of paper with your own prepar
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Practice Midterm 2 Grading Criteria
Name:
You have from 2:00 PM until 3:50 PM to complete this exam. You are allowed to have
with you one sheet of paper with your own prepared notes. No cal
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750
Practice Final Exam Grading Criteria
Name:
You are allowed to have with you two sheets of paper with your own prepared notes. No
calculators, no looking at other students exams, no talking to your ne
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Homework 4 Grading Criteria
Due Date: Friday, November 6 at 2:00 PM
This homework has 100 points plus 30 bonus points available. Full credit will generally
be awarded for a solution only if
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Homework 2 Grading Criteria
Due Friday, October 2 at 2:00 PM
This homework has 100 points plus 30 bonus points available. Full credit will generally
be awarded for a solution only if it is
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Homework 5 Grading Criteria
Due Date: Friday, December 11 at 2:00 PM
This homework has 100 points plus 60 bonus points available. Full credit will generally
be awarded for a solution only i
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750
Final Practice Problems
You are also encouraged to work on the practice problems specified for Exams 1 and 2,
which are also relevant for the final. Listed here are only some practice problems which
Probability Theory and Applications
MATP 4600/ISYE 4750 Fall 2015
Exam 1 Practice Problems
Exam 1: Friday, October 9 at 2:00 PM
Listed here are some problems which are particularly recommended for extra practice on
Exam 1.
deGroot & Schervish:
Sec. 1.5 Ex
Bivariate normal distribution
Friday, December 11, 2015
2:00 PM
Readings:
DeGroot & Schervish Sec. 5.12
Bertsekas & Tsitsiklis Sec. 4.7
Bain & Engelhardt Sec. 5.4
Final exam on Monday, December 21 from 3-6 PM in Amos Eaton 214.
Final review session on Tue
`I think you're begging the question,' said Haydock, `and I can see looming
Ahead one of those terrible exercises in probability where six men have white hats
and six men have black hats and you have to work it out by mathematics how
likely it is that the
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance.
-Democritus
Lecture 4: Conditional
Probability
Probability Theory and Applications
Fall 2008
September 8
Sept 8, 2008
Outline
Conditional Probability Definition
Conditional Probability Examples
B
It is remarkable that a science which began with the consideration of games
of chance should have become the most important object of human knowledge.
- Pierre Simon Laplace
Lecture 3: Combinatorics
Probability Theory and Applications
Fall 2008
September
Probability is expectation founded upon partial knowledge.
A perfect acquaintance with all the circumstances affecting the
occurrence of an event would change expectation into certainty,
and leave neither room nor demand for a theory of probabilities.
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