Math 850, Fall 2005

DeBartolo 216: MWF 1:55-2:45


rutherford.mws, A Maple Worksheet on the Poisson distribution and the chi-square goodness-of-fit test: Rutherford's Geiger Count Data.


6.3.3b.mws, A Maple 10 Worksheet on the solution to Problem 6.3.3b.


Homework


  • Homework 9 (due Wednesday, December 7):
    Do Problem 1,3,4 of 7.7; Problems 1, 2 of 12.1.


  • Homework 8 (due Wednesday, November 23):
    Do Problem 5 of 6.8; Problems 1, 2 of 6.9.

  • Homework 7 (due Wednesday, November 16):
    Do Problem 5 of 4.14; and Problems 1 and 3 of 6.8: in 3, you may
    instead of solving the integral equation, simply check that
    P(E(t) <= x) = 1-exp(-lambda x) solves the integral equation. Do the following problem:

    Problem: Students arrive at the math library according to a Poisson
    process with parameter lambda = 2 per hour. What is the probability that
    4 arrived in an hour period? Given that 12 arrived in a three hour
    period, what is the probability that 4 arrived in the first hour?

  • Homework 6 (due Wednesday, November 2):
    Do Problems 9a, 12 of 6.1; Problem 2 of 6.2;
    Problem 3a of 6.3.

  • Homework 5 (due Wednesday, October 26):
    Do Problem 1 of 5.9; Problem 1 of 5.10;
    Problems 1, 2 of 6.1.

  • Homework 4 (due Wednesday, October 5):
    Do Problem 8 of 5.2; Problem 3 of 5.4;
    Problems 1, 2, 3, and first half of Problem 4 of 5.6.

  • Homework 3 (due Wednesday, September 21):
    Do Problems 1ac, 2 of 4.1;
    Problem 2 of 4.2; Problems 1, 5 of 4.4;
    Problems 4, 5, 7 of 4.5; and Problems 3, 4 of 4.7.

  • Homework 2 (due Wednesday, September 14):
    Do Problems 10, 19, 20 of 2.7; Problem 1 of 3.1; Problem 1 of 3.2;
    Problems 2, 4, 6 of 3.3; Problem 2 of 3.4; Problem 1 of 3.7;
    Problem 21ab of 3.11.

  • Homework 1 (due Wednesday, September 7):
    Do Problems 1, 2, 3, 7, 12, 14, 22 of 1.8;
    Problems 2, 4 of 2.1; Problems 2 of 2.4, and
    Problems 6 of 2.7.

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