**STAT 512 HOME PAGE: SPRING 2019**

**MATHEMATICAL
STATISTICS**

**Instructor:
****Joshua M. Tebbs**

**Office:
215C LeConte (tel: 803-576-8765)**

**Office
Hours: 1:00-2:30pm TTh**

**Class
Time: 11:40am-12:55pm TTh in 210 LeConte**

**Handouts:**

* This is the complete set of course notes for STAT 512 (it consists of
Chapters 6-9). **Please let me know if you find any errors.**

**Homework Assignments*:**

- Homework 1: 6.4, 6.5, 6.10,
6.14, 6.19, 6.20, 6.26, 6.30, 6.31, and 6.33. Due Thursday, January
31. (Solutions)
- Homework 2: 6.34, 6.40, 6.42,
6.45, 6.48, 6.52, 6.57, 6.59, 6.63, and 6.68. Due Thursday,
February 7. (Solutions)
- Homework 3: 6.66, 6.71, 6.74,
6.75, 6.84, 6.87, 6.88, 6.103, 6.105, and 6.107. Due Thursday,
February 14. (Solutions)

Extra problems from Chapter 6.

- Homework 4: 7.11, 7.13, 7.19,
7.29, 7.33, 7.37, 7.38, 7.39, 7.88, and 7.95. Due Tuesday, February
26. (Solutions)
- Homework 5: 7.43, 7.52, 7.53,
7.58, 7.75, 7.80, 7.87, 7.94, 7.96, and 7.97. Due Tuesday, March 5.
(Solutions)

Extra problems from Chapter 7.

- Homework 6: 8.1, 8.6, 8.9, 8.12, 8.13, 8.15, 8.16,
8.18, 8.20, and 8.133. Tuesday, March 26. (Solutions)
- Homework 7: 8.34, 8.36, 8.60, 8.65, 8.87, 8.95, 8.127,
8.128, 8.132, and 8.134. Due Thursday, April 4. (Solutions)

Extra problems from Chapter 8.

- Homework 8: 9.1, 9.3, 9.7, 9.37, 9.38, 9.41, 9.42,
9.44, 9.50, and 9.54. Due Thursday, April 11. (Solutions)
- Homework 9: 9.56, 9.59, 9.63, 9.64, 9.72, 9.74, 9.75,
9.77, 9.88, and 9.104. Due Tuesday, April 23. (Solutions)
- Homework 10: 9.19, 9.24, 9.32, 9.33, 9.81, 9.82, 9.92,
9.97, 9.107, and 9.112. Due Tuesday, April 30. (Solutions)

Extra problems from Chapter 9.

*
The due dates listed are tentative; these will be changed if necessary. All problems listed are from
WMS (2008).

**R Code: **This is the R code that I use to produce the graphics in the
notes.

**Data sets:** These are the data sets I
analyze in the notes.

·
birthweights
(Chapter 8)

·
rainfall
(Chapter 9)

**Exams:**

- Midterm:
Thursday, March 7. WMS/Notes: Chapters 6-7. (Solutions)
- Final Exam:
Tuesday, May 7 at 12:30pm. WMS/Notes: Chapters 6-9. (Solutions)

**Exam P: Probability** (Society of
Actuaries website)

·
Sample
questions (Solutions)

Last updated: May 7, 2019.