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Math 416
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Uli Walther

Math 746, 494-1959

walther@math.purdue.edu

teaching Math 416 Spring 2018

TTh 10:30-11:45, UNIV 217

Office hours: Tue 2:30-3:00, Th 1:45-2:30.

HW is due: Th in class or by 3:00pm in my office

### Material covered

See
here.
### Homework due

The problems are assigned from the “Problems” section at the end of
each chapter. The problems “Th2.1” etc. are assigned from the
“Theoretical exercises” section at the end of each chapter.

Show all work.

Week 1, Jan 11: Nothing

Week 2, Jan 18: 1.1, 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.17, 1.21, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.11,
2.13, Th2.3, Th2.6, Th2.7 (HW1)

Week 3, Jan 25: 1.24, 1.28, 1.29, Th1.10, Th1.13, 2.8, 2.12, 2.21, 2.23, 2.27,
2.41, 2.49, 2.55, Th2.13, Th2.16 (HW2)

Week 4, Feb 1: 3.6, 3.7, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11, 3.12, 3.15, 3.16, 3.17, 3.19, 3.22,
3.26, 3.30, 3.38, Th 3.1 (HW3)

Week 5, Feb 8: 3.42, 3.47, 3.50, 3.53, 3.55, 3.58, 3.62, 3.73, 3.75, 3.78,
3.91, 4.1, 4.5, 4.7, 4.14 (HW4)

Week 6, Feb 15: 4.20, 4.21, 4.25, 4.27, Th 4.2, 5.1, 5.2, 5.4 (HW5)

Week 7, Feb 23: 4.40, 4.41, 4.42, 4.46, 4.48, 4.49, 5.15, 5.16, 5.18,
5.19 (HW6)

Week 8, Mar 1: 4.51, 4.54, 4.55, 4.58, 4.59, Th 4.17, Th 4.29, 5.24,
5.28, Th 5.11, Th 4.18 (HW7)

Week 9, Mar 8: Nothing. MIDTERM
(1 hour on Tuesday).

Week 10, Mar 15: Nothing, Spring break

Week 11, Mar 22: problems in this file (HW8)

Week 12, Mar 29: 4.61, 4.65, 4.71, 4.74, 4.75, 4.79, 4.82, 4.78, 4.80,
Th 4.27, 5.8, 5.10 (HW9)

Week 13, Apr 5: 5.13, 5.21, 5.22, 5.23, 5.25, 5.29, 5.30, 5.37, 5.38,
5.39, 5.40, 5.31, 5.32, 5.33 (HW10)

Week 14, Apr 12: Th 5.15, Th 5.21, Th 5.19, Th 5.20, Th 5.30, 6.6,
6.7, 6.10 (HW11)

Week 15, Apr 19: 6.13, 6.8, 6.9, 6.14, 6.19, 6.20, 6.21, 6.23, 6.26,
6.27, 6.30, 6.31, 6.33, Th.6.9 (HW12)

Week 16, Apr 26: 7.34, 7.36, 7.63 a), 7.78 a) and b), 8.5, 8.6, 8.7 (HW13)

Homework solutions: (They are not in the order as you handed them in,
you need to look around.)
HW2
HW3
HW4
HW5
HW6
HW7
HW8
HW9
HW10

Averages:
HW1: 52 | HW2: 47 | HW3: 53 | Q1: 22 | HW4: 53 | HW5: 51 | HW6: 49 |
Q2: 31 | HW7: 50 | MT: 59 | Q3: 26 | HW8: 47 | HW9: 52 | HW10: 52 |
HW11: 50 | Q4: 31 |
Each HW is out of 55, each Q out of 50, the midterm out of 84.

The Midterm
The midterm will be one hour IN CLASS, on March 6.

MT1 will cover everything through Poisson
distributions. Hypergeometric distributions will not be on the midterm.

Here are
practice problems for the midterm.

solutions for practice problems

The Final
???.

Here are
practice problems for the final.
And here are the solutions.

The syllabus

Some links on this page may be dead, they may come alive during the
semester.

Comments to *
walther@math.purdue.edu*