|The Textbook||Scheduled Lectures||Instructor|
Introduction to Probability by
Charles M. Grinstead and J. Laurie Snell.
(Available at Wheelock Books and on the web)
Instructor: Dana Williams
|Office: 305 Kemeny Hall|
| Office hours: M 10-11, W 11-12 and Th 2-3.
|Phone: 646-2990 or BlitzMail (preferred)|
There will be two midterm examinations and a final
examination. The midexams will be given in class and are tentatively
scheduled for October 18th and November 10th.
Our Final exam has been scheduled by the registrar; it will be given on December 3rd from 3:00pm to 6:00pm in a room to be announced.
The course grade will be based upon the scores on the two midterm exams, the final exam and the homework assignments for the course.
|Midterm Exams||200 points (100 points each)|
|Final Exam||200 points|
|The Honor Principle|
On Exams: No help given or received
On Homework: Collaboration is permitted and encouraged -- a discussion of the general idea of the problem(s) with myself, the grader and others is desirable. However, each student is expected to complete his or her assignments individually and independently.
realize that some students may wish to take part in religious
observances that fall during this academic term. Should you have a
religious observance that conflicts with your participation in the
course, please come speak with me before the end of the second week
of the term to discuss appropriate accommodations.