Contact information for Donu Arapura

Office: MATH 642
Office hours: Tue 3:00-4:00; Wed 11:30-12:30
Email address: arapura*math.purdue.edu (replace * by @)
Phone number: 494-1983
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Math 416 (Probability)

Univ 101, TR 12:00
The grade will be based on regular weekly homework (20%), 2 midterms (25% each) and the final (30%)
Book: Ross, 1st course in Probability, 9th ed.
  1. HW 1 (due Thurs Aug 30): Ross: p15: 1,2,3, 5, 24; chap 2: 1, 3, 10, 12
  2. HW 2 (due Thurs Sept 6): Ross: p49: 15, 19, 36 43 ; p 53: 16 (Hint look at 11.)
  3. HW 3 (due Thurs Sept 13): Ross: p 97: 3.2, 3.7, 3.10, 3.17; p 106: 3.1, 3.6
  4. HW4 (due Thurs Sept 20): Ross: chap 4: 4.2, 4.4, 4.6 (also calculate expectation and variance), 4.10, 4.38, 4.51; chap 4(theoretical) 4.10
  5. HW5 (due Thurs Sept 27) Ross: chap 4: 4.38; chap 4 (theoretical) 4.15; chap 5: 5.1, 5.4, 5.6, 5.7

Test 1

Tue, Oct 2 (in class)

Math 511 (Linear Algebra)

Univ 101, TR 10:30
The grade will be based on regular weekly homework (20%), 2 midterms (25% each) and the final (30%)
Book: Strang, Linear Algebra and Appl.
  1. Handout on Gaussian elimination and LU decompositions
Homework:
  1. HW 1 (due Thurs Aug 30): Strang: Sect 1.3: 6, 10, 18; Sect 1.4: 6, 13, 17; Sect 1.6: 4, 6
  2. HW 2 (due Thurs Sept 6): Strang: Sect 1.4: 10, 24 (the matrices E should be elementary), 61; Sect 1.5: 4,11, 17; Sect 1.6: 26, 42 (don't use determinants); Sect 2.1: 1, 2
  3. HW 3 (due Thurs Sept 13 ): Strang: Sect 2.1: 2, 3, 11 (see prob 10 for notation); Sect 2.2: 2,6, 7, 10, 13; Sect 2.3: 1
  4. HW 4 (due Thurs Sept 20): Strang: 2.3: 2, 5, 6, 11, 13, 19, 25, 33, 34, 37
  5. HW 5 (due Thurs Sept 27): Strang: 2.4: 3, 5, 7, 8, 17, 23; 2.6:6, 7, 22, 25, 36

Test 1

Tue, Oct 2 (in class)