The following is a (tentative) schedule of the weekly content of the course. You should skim through the section to get the main idea before coming to class and then read through the section in more detail after class.






1  Sep 1014  1.2, 3.1  Probability Basics, Permutations  
2  Sep 1721  3.2  Combinations, Binomial Distribution  
3  Sep 2428  4.1, 4.3  Conditional Probability, Paradoxes, Monty Hall  
4  Oct 15  Midterm October 4  6.1, 6.2  Expected Value and Variance 
5  Oct 812  5.1  Important Distributions, Uniform, Binomial, Geometric, Negative Binomial, Poisson (Bomb Dropper.m)  
6  Oct 1519  8.1  Inequalities, Law of Large Numbers, cointossesLLN.m  
7  Oct 2226  Midterm October 25, No class October 26  9.1, 9.2  Central Limit Theorem 
8  Oct 29  Nov 2  11.1,11.2  Markov Chains and Absorbing Chains  
9  Nov 59  11.3, 11.5  Ergodic Chains  
10  Nov 1216  November 13 is the last day of class!  Review  Review 