Week 
Monday 
Wednesday 
Friday 
Jan. 1822 

2.2 sample spaces, algebra
of sets 
2.2/2.3 distributive laws,
DeMorgan's laws, definitions of probability, equallikelihood
experiments HW#1 solns 
Jan. 2529 
2.3 Kolmogorov's axioms,
properties of a probability function 
2.4 conditional probability 
2.4 ct'd 
Feb. 15 
2.5 independence HW#2 solns 
2.5, 2.6 more independence,
combinatorics 
2.6 more combinatorics 
Feb. 812 
2.6 
2.7 combinatorial
probability HW#3 solns 
2.7 more combinatorial
probability 
Feb. 1519 
3.2 binomial distribution 
3.2 hypergeometric distribution
HW#4 solns 
3.3 discrete rv's 
Feb. 2226 
3.3 
exam 1 
3.4 continuous rv's 
Mar. 15 
spring break 
spring break 
spring break 
Mar. 812 
3.4 
3.4 HW#5 solns 
3.5 expected values 
Mar. 1519 
3.5 
3.6 variances 
3.6 HW#6 solns 
Mar. 2226 
3.7 joint densities 
3.7 ct'd 
3.8 distribution of sum,
quotient, product of two independent rv's 
Mar. 29Apr. 2 
3.9 more properties of E and V HW#7 solns 
3.9 ct'd 
Easter break 
Apr. 59 
Easter break 
3.10 order statistics (X_max,
X_min, arbitrary) 
3.10 (joint density of X_max,
X_min) 3.11 conditional densities (briefly) 
Apr. 1216 
3.12 mgf's 
exam 2  3.12 ct'd 
Apr. 1923 
Patriot's Day 
3.12 
4.3 normal distribution
introduction HW#8 solns 
Apr. 2630 
4.3 normal 
4.3 normal 
4.3 CLT and examples 
May 37 
normal approximation to binomial solns to normal dist. problems 
applications of probability to
statistics: confidence intervals, hypothesis testing 