## STAT 3375Q Course Schedule

Might change according to class progress and interest.

Date | Type | Topic | Readings | Slides | Exercises | Solutions |
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Jan 17, 2024 | Lecture | Course Overview; Probability: Introduction and definition; Review of set notations; Probabilistic model | Syllabus Ch 2.1-2.4 |
Lecture 1 | ||

Jan 19, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 2.1, 2.3, 2.5, 2.7, 2.8 | Week 1 HW Questions | Week 1 HW Solutions | ||

Jan 22, 2024 | Lecture | Counting rules; Conditional probability; Independence | Ch 2.5-2.9 |
Lecture 2 | ||

Jan 24, 2024 | Quiz 1, Lecture | Lectures 1 and 2; Bayes' rule | Lecture 3 | Quiz 1 Review Exercises | Quiz 1 Review Solutions | |

Jan 26, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 2.15, 2.17, 2.19, 2.21, 2.23, 2.75, 2.77 | Week 2 HW Questions | Week 2 HW Solutions | ||

Jan 29, 2024 | Lecture | Bayes’ rule; Discrete Random Variables: Definition | Ch 2.10-3.2 |
Lecture 4 | ||

Jan 31, 2024 | Lecture | Discrete Random Variables: Definition; Expected Value | Ch 3.1-3.3 |
Lecture 5 | ||

Feb 2, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 3.7, 3.19, 3.27, 3.31, 3.33 | Week 3 HW Questions | Week 3 HW Solutions | ||

Feb 5, 2024 | Lecture | Special discrete distributions: Bernoulli, Binomial, Geometric | Ch 3.4-3.5 |
Lecture 6 | ||

Feb 7, 2024 | Quiz 2, Lecture | Special discrete distributions: Negative Binomial, Hypergeometric, Poisson | Ch 3.6-3.8 |
Lecture 7 | Quiz 2 Review Exercises | Quiz 2 Review Solutions |

Feb 9, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 3.37, 3.43, 3.55, 3.57, 3.65 | Week 4 HW Questions | Week 4 HW Solutions | ||

Feb 12, 2024 | Lecture | Review problems for Midterm 1 | Ch 2.1-3.8 |
Midterm 1 Simulation | Midterm 1 Simulation Solutions | |

Feb 14, 2024 | Midterm Exam 1 | Midterm 1 | Midterm 1 Solutions | |||

Feb 19, 2024 | Lecture | Continuous random variables: Definition | Ch 4.1-4.2 |
Lecture 8 | ||

Feb 21, 2024 | Lecture | Continuous random variables, Expected value | Ch 4.2-4.3 |
Lecture 9 | ||

Feb 23, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 4.5, 4.9, 4.13, 4.15, 4.17 | Week 6 HW Questions | Week 6 HW Solutions | ||

Feb 26, 2024 | Lecture | Special continuous distributions; Uniform, Normal | Ch 4.4-4.5 |
Lecture 10 | ||

Feb 28, 2024 | Quiz 3, Lecture | Special continuous distributions; Normal | Z Table Ch 4.5 |
Lecture 11 | Quiz 3 Review Exercises | Quiz 3 Review Solutions |

Mar 1, 2024 | Discussion | Homework Exercises: 4.61, 4.71, 4.73, 4.77, 4.81 | Week 7 HW Questions | Week 7 HW Solutions | ||

Mar 4, 2024 | Lecture | Gamma, Exponential, Chi-square | Ch 4.6-4.8 |
Lecture 12 | ||

Mar 6, 2024 | Lecture | Beta, Student's t | Ch 4.6-4.8 |
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Mar 8, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Mar 11-15, 2024 | Spring Break | |||||

Mar 18-22, 2024 | Lecture | Other expected values; Multivariate probability distributions: Introduction | Ch 4.9,5.1-5.2 |
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Mar 20, 2024 | Quiz 4 | |||||

Mar 22, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Mar 25-29, 2024 | Lecture | Marginal and conditional probability distributions; Independent random variables | Ch 5.3-5.4 |
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Mar 29, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Apr 1-5, 2024 | Lecture | Expectation and Covariance; Multinomial Distribution; Review problems for Midterm 1 | Ch 5.5-5.9 |
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Apr 3, 2024 | Midterm Exam 2 | |||||

Apr 5, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Apr 8-12, 2024 | Lecture | Function of random variables; The method of distribution function | Ch 6.1-6.3 |
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Apr 12, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Apr 15-19, 2024 | Lecture | The method of transformation | Ch 6.4,6.6 |
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Apr 17, 2024 | Quiz 5 | |||||

Apr 19, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Apr 22-26, 2024 | Lecture | Order statistics; Review problems for Final Exam | Ch 6.7 |
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Jan 26, 2024 | Discussion | |||||

Apr 27-28, 2024 | Reading Days | |||||

Apr 29-May 4, 2024 | Final Exam (TBD) |