Statistics 310

Introduction to Mathematical Statistics II

Course Information | Office Hours | Schedule | Chapter Summaries | Assignments | Exam Solutions | Final Exam Information | R | Grades |


Course Information

Professor Bret Larget is teaching Statistics 310 during the Spring 2010 semester.

The teaching assistant is Lili Lan


Office Hours

PersonHoursLocationPhoneE-Mail
Bret Larget:Mon 11-12pm
Thur 2:00-3:30pm
Wed 2:00-3:30pm
MSC 1250A262-7979brlarget@wisc.edu
Lili Lan:Mon 2:30pm - 4:30pm B 248263-7329lan@stat.wisc.edu


Course Schedule

DayDateTopicTextExtras
MJan. 19MLK Jr. Day  
WJan. 21 Begin Chapter 5 
FJan. 23   
MJan. 26  Molecular Evolution background
WJan. 28  Assignment 1 due
FJan. 30   
MFeb. 2 Begin Chapter 6 
WFeb. 4  Assignment 2 due
FFeb. 6   
MFeb. 9   
WFeb. 11  Assignment 3 due
FFeb. 13   
MFeb. 16   
WFeb. 18  Assignment 4 due
FFeb. 20   
MFeb. 23   
WFeb. 25  Assignment 5 due
FFeb. 27Exams 5A and 6A  
MMar. 2 Begin Chapter 7 
WMar. 4  Assignment 6 due
FMar. 6   
MMar. 9   
WMar. 11  Assignment 7 due
FMar. 13   
MMar. 16   
WMar. 18   
FMar. 20   
MMar. 23 Begin Chapter 8 
WMar. 25  Assignment 8 due
FMar. 27Exams 6B and 7A  
MMar. 30   
WApr. 1   
FApr. 3   
MApr. 6   
WApr. 8   
FApr. 10 Begin Chapter 9 
MApr. 13 Begin Chapter 10Assignment 9 due
Assignment 10 due
WApr. 15  Assignment 11 due
FApr. 17Exams 7B and 8A  
MApr. 20   
WApr. 22  Assignment 12 due
FApr. 24   
MApr. 27   
WApr. 29  Assignment 13 due
FMay 1Exams 9A and 10A  
MMay 4   
WMay 6  Assignment 14 due
FMay 8Exams 10B and 10C  
MMay 11Final Exams  

Chapter Summaries

Summary
Chapter 2 Summary

Homework Assignments

AssignmentDate GivenDate DueExtrasSolutions
Assignment #1 January 23 January 28 Install R
poisson-process.R
Solution
Assignment #2 January 29 February 4 prob.R
stat310.R
Solution
Assignment #3 February 6 February 11   Solution
Assignment #4 February 12 February 18 stat310.R Solution
Assignment #5
Assignment #5 (revised)
February 19 February 25 stat310.R
wi-tornado.txt
Solution
Assignment #6
February 27 March 4 stat310.R
exponential.R
Solution
Assignment #7
March 5 March 11 prob.R Solution
Assignment #8
March 12 March 25 bayes.R Solution
Assignment #9
April 8 April 13 (at noon) hw09.R
mcmc-discussion.pdf
Solution
Assignment #10
April 8 April 13 (at noon)   Solution
Assignment #11
April 9 April 17   Solution
Assignment #12
April 17 April 22 category.R Solution
Assignment #13
April 23 April 29 riley.R
riley.txt
Solution
Assignment #14
May 1 May 6 fat.R
fat.txt
Solution to problem 1
Solution to problem 2


Exam Solutions

ExamDate GivenSolutions
Exam 5A February 27 Solution
Exam 6A February 27 Solution
Exam 6Ax March 11 Solution
Exam 6B March 27 Solution
Exam 7A March 27 Solution
Exam 7B April 17 Solution
Exam 8A April 17 Solution
Exam 9A May 1 Solution
Exam 10A May 1 Solution
Exam 10B May 8 Solution
Exam 10C May 8 Solution

Practice ExamDate GivenSolutions
Bayesian exam April 20 Solution
Likelihood ratio test exam April 22 Solution
Categorical data exam April 29 Solution
practiceCategory.R
Linear models exam April 29 Exam



Last modified: March 2, 2009

Bret Larget, brlarget@wisc.edu