## Mathematical Probability: Assignments

Math 191 - Harvard University - Fall 1997

All reading and homework is from Feller.

Week 13 (12/8).
Reading: Vol. 2, Chapter I; Chapter XV (1,2); Chapter II.(1,8); Vol. 1 Chapter XIV.(2,7).

Week 12 (12/1).

Reading: Vol. 2, Chapter I.
Homework: I.13 (17,20,27,29,34,37), II.9 (8(a)).

Week 11 (11/24).

Reading: Volume 2, Chapter I.
Homework: Volume 2, I.13 (1,2,4,9)
If you must miss class on 11/26, be sure to hand your homework in early to Scott Sheffield.

Week 10 (11/17).

Reading: Chapter X.
Homework: IX.9 (38), X.8 (6,8,9,16).
Quiz: 11/21.

Week 9 (11/10).

Reading: Chapter IX.
Homework: IX.9 (12,13,14,16,17,40,41).

Week 8 (11/3).

Reading: Chapter VIII & IX.
Homework: VIII.7 (6), IX.9 (2,4,5,6,7,10).

Week 7 (10/27).

Reading: Chapter VII & VIII.
Homework: VII.7 (2,3,6,7,8,9), VIII.7 (4,5)

Week 6 (10/20).

Reading: Chapter VI.
Homework: V.8 (10), VI.10 (2,3,4,15,19,29,42)

Week 5 (10/13).

Midterm: 10/15.
Reading: Chapter V.
Homework: IV.6 (3,11,16), V.8 (3,6,15,16,17,26). VI.10 (11).

Week 4 (10/6).

Reading: Finish IV, begin V.
Homework: Review for midterm. Suggested problems (not to hand in):
I.8 (3,9,14,17), II.10 (4,7,15,25,28,34,40), III.10. (2), IV.6 (7,11,12,17,18), examples in IV.(1,2,4).

Week 3 (9/29).

Reading: III.3-4,III.6, begin IV.
Homework: III.10 (2,4,7,12), IV.6 (1).
Quiz: 9/29.

Week 2 (9/22).

Reading: II.6-9, III.1-2.
Homework: II.10 (37,38), II.11(1), II.12 (8, 21), III.10 (1,6)

Week 1 (9/15).

Reading: Volume 1, Chapter I and Chapter II.1-5.
Homework: I.8 (4,15), II.10 (1,10,13,19), II.11 (5,6).

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