Math 30440, Section 01  Introduction to Probability and Statistics
University of Notre Dame, Spring 2008
FINAL: MONDAY MAY 5 1.45pm3.45pm, NIEU 118
MAKEUP FINAL: TUESDAY MAY 6 4pm6pm, HAYE 125

Here is Francis Galton's 1886 paper discussing regression towards mediocrity (now refered to as regression towards the mean).

Here are solutions to the sixth homework assignment.

Here's a short summary of all of the distributions that you
should be familiar with for the second exam.

Here are some sample problems to use in
your preparation for the second exam. Solutions are here

Chisquared distribution calculator: http://www.stat.tamu.edu/~west/applets/chisqdemo.html
 Here are the three online applets I showed in class on Friday (Feb 22) that illustrate the normal distribution:

Binomial distribution calculator: http://cnx.org/content/m11024/latest/ (scroll down)

Poisson distribution calculator: http://www.stat.tamu.edu/~west/applets/poissoncal.html

There will be an EXAMPLES SESSION on Wednesday, Feb 13, room and time TBA (but almost certainly 3.30pm4.30pm,
HayesHealy 129). Come by to ask questions about the third and fourth homeworks, and the practice exam.

Here are some sample problems to use in your preparation for the first exam.

There will be an EXAMPLES SESSION on Monday, Feb 4, in 129 HayesHealy,
from 4.30pm to 5.30pm. Come by to ask questions about the first two homeworks.

Here's a note on combinatorial arguments
that may be useful for the first homework.
Created by David Galvin, and last revised on January 14, 2008.