Statistics 511 Summer 2017
Statistical Methods
Instructor: Dr. Piyas Chakraborty
Office: MATH 520
Email: chakrabp@purdue.edu
Classes: MTWThF 1pm2pm REC 308
Mailbox: MATH 533
REQUIRED: STAT 511 only needs a calculator.
Students are expected to attend each class. There are credits for attendance.
Final exam covers Chapters 4 (sections 1,2,3, Exponential and Lognormal distributions), 5 (sections 1,2,4,5), 6 (section 1 and the method of moments), 7 (sections 1,2), 8 (sections 1,2) from the ninth edition.
Basic concepts and formulas from chapters 2 and 3 will be required.
Please bring at most TWO pages (A4 size) of handwritten formula sheets (both front and back) and a basic (nonprogrammable/nongraphing) calculator.
Cell phones cannot be used as calculators in the exam.
Here is a Practice Exam and its
Solution.
Here is a solution to the last two quizzes.
OFFICE HOURS
 Office hours are held on Thu 3pm4pm in MATH 520. Students can also ask questions after class.
 If you have any question about the homework
grades, please directly email the grader Mr. Mesut Uysal (email: uysalm@purdue.edu) .
HOMEWORK SUBMISSION

Please bring a hard copy to the class, or drop it in my mailbox in MATH 533 by 5pm on Fri.
EXAMS
Announcement
Lecture Notes are posted 12 days after each lecture
Lecture Notes
PPT has the key formulas and theorems from each chapter.
PPT
Appendix Tables from the book can be used to solve hw problems.
Tables (A.1 and A.2) of Cumulative Binomial and Poisson Probabilities
Table A.3 of Standard Normal Curve Areas
Table A.5 of Critical Values for t Distributions
Table A.8 of t Curve Tail Areas