STAT/MA 519, Fall 2008

Email: mdw@purdue.edu

Office: MATH 540

Phone: 765-496-9563

Office hours: MWF, 9:30 -- 10:20 AM

Grader: Sanvesh Srivastava

Email: srivasta@stat.purdue.edu

Office: MATH G160

Phone: 765-496-2763

Plan to be present at all exams. Plan to be present for class every day.

click here for Midterm 1 answers in pdf format

click here for Midterm 2 answers in pdf format

HW #1, due

Also,

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HW #2, due

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HW #3, due

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HW #4, due Wednesday, October 29: Chapter 5--problems: 3, 5, 6, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 29, 31, 34, 37, 39, 40; theoretical exercises: 3, 6, 8, 12, 13, 14, 18, 24, 28

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HW #5, due Wednesday, November 12: Chapter 6--problems: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 23, 27, 33, 37, 39, 42, 46, 48, 54a, 57; theoretical exercises: 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 18

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HW #6, due Friday, November 21: Chapter 7--problems: 11, 12, 13, 15, 21, 22, 25, 26; theoretical exercises: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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HW #7, due Friday, December 12: Chapter 7--problems: 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 48, 50, 53, 56, 58; theoretical exercises: 13, 29, 33, 34, 36; Chapter 8--problems: 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 14, 15

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http://www.soa.org/education/course-catalog/fall-exam-session/2008/edu-calculators.aspx

The list includes ONLY the models:

"the battery or solar-powered Texas Instruments BA-35 model calculator, the BA II Plus*, the BA II Plus Professional*, the TI-30Xa or TI-30X II* (IIS solar or IIB battery)"

* The memory of TI-30X II (IIS solar or IIB battery), BA II Plus and BA II Plus Professional will need to be cleared by the examination supervisor upon the candidates' entrance to the examination room. For the BA II Plus and BA II Plus Professional, clearing will reset the calculator to the factory default settings.

Week 1: | Mon, Aug 25 Lecture: Sections 2.2, 2.3 HW #1 assigned |
Wed, Aug 27 Lecture: Sections 2.4, 2.6, 2.5, 1.2 |
Fri, Aug 29 Lecture: Sections 1.3, 1.5, 1.4 |

Week 2: | Mon, Sep 1 (no lecture) Labor Day |
Wed, Sep 3 Lecture: Sections 1.4, 1.6 |
Fri, Sep 5 Discussion: some Homework 1 questions Lecture: Section 3.2 |

Week 3: | Mon, Sep 8 Lecture: Section 3.3 HW #1 due HW #2 assigned |
Wed, Sep 10 Lecture: Section 3.3 |
Fri, Sep 12 Lecture: Section 3.4 |

Week 4: | Mon, Sep 15 Lecture: Sections 3.5, 4.1 dinner at the Ward family home |
Wed, Sep 17 Discussion: some Homework 2 questions Announcement: STAT 598Z for Spring 2009 Lecture: Sections 4.2, 4.3 |
Fri, Sep 19 Lecture: Sections 4.3, 4.4, 4.5 HW #2 due HW #3 assigned |

Week 5: | Mon, Sep 22 Lecture: Section 4.6 |
Wed, Sep 24 Lecture: Section 4.7 |
Fri, Sep 26 Lecture: Sections 4.7, 4.8.1 |

Week 6: | Mon, Sep 29 Lecture: Section 4.8.2 |
Wed, Oct 1 Lecture: Sections 4.8.3, 4.8.4 |
Fri, Oct 3 Discussion: some Homework 3 questions |

Week 7: | Mon, Oct 6 Lecture: Supplementary problems HW #3 due |
Wed, Oct 8 Review for Midterm Exam 1 |
Fri, Oct 10 Midterm Exam 1 |

Week 8: | Mon, Oct 13 (no lecture) October Break |
Wed, Oct 15 Lecture: Sections 5.1, 5.2 HW #4 assigned |
Fri, Oct 17 Reading: Sections 5.2, 5.3 |

Week 9: | Mon, Oct 20 Lecture: Section 5.4 |
Wed, Oct 22 Discussion: Answers to Midterm Exam 1 Lecture: Section 5.4 |
Fri, Oct 24 Lecture: Sections 5.5, 5.7 |

Week 10: | Mon, Oct 27 Lecture: Sections 5.6, 6.1 |
Wed, Oct 29 Lecture: Section 6.1 HW #4 due HW #5 assigned |
Fri, Oct 31 Lecture: Section 6.2 |

Week 11: | Mon, Nov 3 Lecture: Section 6.2 |
Wed, Nov 5 Lecture: Sections 6.3, 6.4 |
Fri, Nov 7 Lecture: Sections 6.5, 6.7 |

Week 12: | Mon, Nov 10 Lecture: Sections 6.6, 6.7 |
Wed, Nov 12 Lecture: Sections 7.1, 7.2 HW #5 due |
Fri, Nov 14 Lecture: Sections 7.2, 7.3 HW #6 assigned |

Week 13: | Mon, Nov 17 Lecture: Section 7.4 |
Wed, Nov 19 Lecture: Sections 7.4, 7.5 |
Fri, Nov 21 Review for Midterm Exam 2 HW #6 due |

Week 14: | Mon, Nov 24 Midterm Exam 2 |
Wed, Nov 26 (no lecture) Thanksgiving Vacation |
Fri, Nov 28 (no lecture) Thanksgiving Vacation |

Week 15: | Mon, Dec 1 Lecture: Section 7.5 |
Wed, Dec 3 Lecture: Sections 7.5, 7.7 |
Fri, Dec 5 Lecture: Sections 7.7, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3 |

Week 16: | Mon, Dec 8 Lecture: Sections 8.3, 8.4 |
Wed, Dec 10 Review for Final Exam |
Fri, Dec 12 Review for Final Exam |

Final exam: Brown Laboratory of Chemistry (BRWN) room 1154 Monday, December 15, at 7 PM - 9 PM Topics: Chapters 1 - 8 (comprehensive) |