Stat 425 Winter 2008

STATISTICS 425:

Instructor: Moulinath Banerjee (moulib at umich dot edu) 451, West Hall. Office Hours: 11:45 a.m. -- 12:45 p.m Tuesday and 4:00 p.m. -- 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

Grader: Juan Zhang (zjnankai at umich dot edu) Office hours: 443 West Hall, Tuesday from 3:30 to 4:30.

Grade Allocation: 5 Homeworks each carrying 7 points. The best 5 out of 6 assigned Homeworks will count. 3 tests in class each carrying 22 points. No final exam. Test dates: Feb 19, Mar 20, Apr 15.

Homework 1 (due 31 Jan, 2008): Chapter 2. Problems 24, 25, 41, 47, 51, 53 (Pages 58 -- 60) + Problems 5, 11, 12, 16, 19, 20 (Pages 61 -- 63) + Problems 6, 9, 14, 15 (Pages 64 -- 65).

Homework 2 (due 15 Feb, 2008): Chapter 3. Problems 33, 37, 45, 47, 49, 58, 76, 86 (Pages 115 -- 123) + Problems 4, 6, 7(a), 9, 11, 13, 15, 16, 20, 22, 29 (Pages 124 -- 128).

Homework 3 (due Mar 6, 2008). Chapter 4. Problems 11(a), 13, 20, 22, 30, 32, 54, 55, 76, 77 (Pages 188 -- 196) + Problems 6, 7, 15, 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34 + Additional Problem

Homework 4 (due Mar 25, 2008). Chapter 5. Problems 3, 11, 13, 31, 34, 36, 38 (Pages 247 -- 251) + Problems 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 24, 28, 29. (Pages 251 -- 254).

Homework 6 (due April 14th, 2008). Chapter 6. Problems 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24(a,b,c), 33, 39, 49 (Pages 314--318) + Problems 11, 15, 22, 23 (Theoretical Exercises).