MATH 472 - Mathematical Statistics

 

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R (a free statistical package/language)

Jan 13
Read: 1.1-1.4; 2.1-2

HW (Due January 22)

Ch. 1/3,5,6,8

Ch. 2/1, 2, 4

Jan 25
Read 1.4-1.9; 2.6-2.8

Ch. 1/10, 11,14, 17,20

Ch.2/5, 6, 7

(Underlined problems to be turned in Feb 3)

Jan 27 Read 2.3,2.4, start Ch 3

Feb 8

Ch.2/8, 14, 16, 20

Ch.3/2, 3, 6, 7, 13, 15

(Underlined problems to be turned in Feb 17)

UPDATE: MAKE THIS FEB. 22

Feb 17 Ch.2/11

Ch.3/17; 22, look at 19

Feb 24 Download Supplemental Assignment Here.

(CORRECTED 2/26 AT 4:45 PM;

in Problem 3 the RVs X and Y are U(0,1))

For March 3 the problems due are:

(a)The ones from Ch.2 and 3 in the previous row

(b) Problems 1 amd 3 from this supplemental problem sheet.

(The rest of these supplemental problems will be due the day of the midterm.)

March 8 Ch.4/2,5 (due March 15)

SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS DUE FEB 22 and MARCH 3

March 12 MIDTERM 1 on CHAPTERS 1-4

Friday, March 12, Keller 414, 9:30-10:30

SOLUTIONS TO EXAM HERE

March 31 Read 6.1,6.2,6.3.1; 9.1-4,9.6 (9.5 is optional)

Ch.6/1,2,3

Ch9/2a-c,5,6a

These problems due April 7

April 14

Problems: 9/7a,b; also 7d (but using the approximate CI derived in class instead of delta method or bootstrap)

Also the supplemental problems from class. All due April 26.

Read: 10.1-4, 10.6, 13.1-3 (5 is also pretty interesting), 15.1,15.2

Problems: Ch. 10/5, 6, 12a; look at 7; Ch. 15/4

Also, the supplemental problem set I handed out in class. (I will put copies in the envelope on my door tomorrow or Friday.)

Due Friday May 14 (but please try earlier please!)