Probability & Statistics (MA
250)
Spring 2014
Dr. Nazar Khan
Lectures:
 Morning Session (Room 3)  Afternoon Session (Room 3) 
Monday  08:15 am  09:40 am  01:00 pm  02:30 pm 
Wednesday  08:15 am  09:40 am  01:00 pm  02:30 pm 
Office Hours:
Tuesday  03:00 pm  05:00 pm 
Thursday  03:00 pm  05:00 pm 
Programming Environment: Matlab
Grading Scheme/Criteria:
Quizes  10% 
Assignments  15% 
MidTerm  35% 
Final  40% 
Text: Statistics, Freedman, Pisani, and Purves, 4th edition, W.W. Norton and Co., New York, 2007.
Interesting Links:
Statistics Cheat Sheet
Why Do People Find Probability Unintuitive and Difficult?
Assignments
Content
 Introduction
 In order to understand the "real" world
 Statistics are important
 Probability is the tool
 Statistics
 Probability
 Applications
 Model Fitting
 Pattern Classification


