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Fall 2020 Schedule and Textbook Information for STAT 511

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STAT 511 - Texbook(s) for Fall 2020

CRN Title Author ISBN Version Req/Opt
11322Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97813052518099thY
16830Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97805387335268thY
26444Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97813052518099thY
29250Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97813052518099thY
29251Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97805387335268thY
34237Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the SciencesJay Devore97813052518099thY


STAT 511 - Schedule information for Fall 2020

CRN Section Instructor Day Time Room
16830011Chong GuMWF1:30-2:20pmPFEN 241
29251003Chong GuMWF2:30-3:20pmMTHW 210
29250001Michael LevineTR12:00-1:15pmOFFCMP ONLINE
34237004Michael LevineTR3:00-4:15pmOFFCMP ONLINE
11322010Jun XieMWF11:30am-12:20pmOFFCMP ONLINE

STAT 511 - Course Outline

  1. Data (sample vs. Population, histograms, sample mean, median, variance, standard deviation)
  2. Elementary probability (axioms, basic rules; little attention to counting and conditional probability)
  3. Random variables (discrete vs. Continuous, moments)
  4. Binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson distributions, Poisson approximation to binomial
  5. Normal distribution, normal approximation to binomial
  6. Sampling distributions, distribution of mean, central limit theorem
  7. Confidence intervals for means
  8. Confidence intervals for proportions
  9. Tests of hypotheses for means and proportions
  10. Regression and correlation
  11. One way analysis of variance
  12. Contingency tables
  13. Exams

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