# CCNY Math 17300-FG: Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Fall 2020

## Course Links

- Click here to join lectures on Zoom (MW 4-5:40 pm EST)
- Click here to join office hours on Zoom (W 2:30-3:30pm). Please email me before the start of office hours to let me know know if you plan to attend.

## Course Documents

- Course Information Sheet
- Course Learning Outcome
- Academic Calendar
- Free online tutoring provided by CCNY Math and Physics Dept

## Lectures

Date | Agenda | Notes | Video |
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8/26/2020 | Welcome, 1.5 Relative Frequency Histograms | Notes | Video |

8/31/2020 | 2.2 Measures of Center, 2.3 Measures of Variability | Notes | Video |

9/2/2020 | 2.3 continued, 2.4 Practical Significance of Standard Deviation | Notes | Video |

9/9/2020 | 4.2 Probility: Events and Sample Space | Notes | Video |

9/14/2020 | 4.3 Calculating Probabilities Using Simple Events | Notes | Video |

9/16/2020 | 4.4 Useful Counting Rules | Notes | Video |

9/21/2020 | 4.4 continued | Notes | Video |

9/23/2020 | 4.5 Event Relations and Probability Rules, 4.6 Conditional Probability, Independence, Mulitiplication Rule | Notes | Video |

9/29/2020 | 4.6 continued | Notes | Video |

9/30/2020 | 4.7 Bayes' Rule | Notes | Video |

10/5/2020 | 4.8 Discrete Random Variables and their Probability Distributions | Notes | Video |

10/7/2020 | 4.8 continued, 5.2 The Binomial Probability Distribution | Notes | Video |

10/14/2020 | Review | Notes | Video |

10/19/2020 | Exam 1 (1.5, 2.2-4, 4.2-8) | ||

10/21/2020 | 5.2 The Binomial Probability Distribution | Notes | Video |

10/26/2020 | 6.1-3 Normal Distribution for Continuous Random Variables | Notes | Video |

10/28/2020 | 6.1-3 continued | Notes | Video |

11/2/2020 | 6.4 Normal Approximation to the Binomial Probability Distribution | Notes | Video |

11/4/2020 | 6.4 continued | Notes | Video |

11/9/2020 | 7.4-5 Central Limit Theorem and Sampling Distribution of the Sample Mean | Notes | Video |

11/11/2020 | 7.6 Sampling Distribution of the Sample Proportion | Notes | Video |

11/16/2020 | Review, Practice Problems | Notes | Video |

11/18/2020 | Exam 2 (5.2, 6.1-4, 7.4-6) | ||

11/23/2020 | 8.3-4 Point estimation, 8.5 Interval EstimationProject due 12/9 | Notes | Video |

11/30/2020 | 8.5 continued, 8.6-7 Estimating the Difference Between two Population Means/Proportions | Notes | Video |

12/2/2020 | 8.6-7 continued, 8.9 Choosing the Sample Size | Notes | Video |

12/7/2020 | Review | Notes | VideoA |

12/9/2020 | Review | Notes | Video |

12/14/2020 | 3:30-5:45pm, Final Exam (cumulative, taken on Blackboard, notes submitted as a single pdf to a provided Dropbox link). |

## Homework Assignments

Section | Exercises | Solutions |
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1.5 | 1.19, 1.24, 1.26, 1.28 | Solutions |

2.2 | 2.1, 2.2, 2.5, 2.8, 2.9 | Solutions |

2.3 | 2.13, 2.16, 2.17 | Solutions |

4.3 | 4.1, 4.2, 4.4, 4.5, 4.7-4.10, 4.14, 4.15 | Solutions |

4.4 | 4.17-4.26, 4.29, 4.31, 4.32, 4.34, 4.38, 4.39 | Solutions |

4.6 | 4.40-4.68 all | Solutions |

4.7 | 4.69-4.79 all | Solutions |

4.8 | 4.80-4.99 all | Solutions |

5.2 | 5.1-5.34 all | Solutions |

5.4 | 5.49-5.58 all | Solutions |

6.3 | 6.1-6.34 all | Solutions |

6.4 | 6.35-6.53 all | Solutions |

7.5 | 7.15-7.34 all | Solutions |

7.6 | 7.35-7.47 all | Solutions |

8.4 | 8.1-8.23 all | Solutions |

8.5 | 8.24-8.40 all | Solutions |

8.6 | 8.41-8.53 all | Solutions |

8.7 | 8.54-8.66 all | Solutions |

8.9 | 8.70-8.73, 8.75-8.77, 8.79-8.83 | Solutions |