# Math 60850, Fall 2008

### Hayes-Healy 229: MWF 1:55-2:45

## Office Hours: after class;
and 10:30-11:30 Wednesday
in my office.

# Handouts

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

# Exam Schedule

## Exam
1: Monday, October 6 (take home).

Exam 2: Monday, November 17 (take home).

Final: Friday, December 19.

# Homework

## Homework 10 (due Monday, December 8).

## Homework 9 (due Monday, December 1).

## Homework 8 (due Wednesday, November 5).

## Homework 7 (due Wednesday, October 29).

## Homework 6 (due Wednesday, October 15).

## Homework 5 (due Wednesday, October 1).

## Homework 4 (due
Wednesday, September 24):

Problems 4.15, 4.16, 4.17, and 4.19 on pages 33-34.

Problems 5.3 and 5.6 on page 45.

## Homework 3 (due Wednesday, September 17).

## Homework 2 (due Wednesday, September 10).

## Homework 1 (due
Wednesday, September 3):

Write down the elements of the sample space for the face values when
tossing a red and a green die.

Assuming all outcomes are equally likely, what is the expected sum of
face values?

What is the expected maximum of the two face values?

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