Probability & Statistics (MA 250)
Spring 2018
Dr. Nazar Khan
Lectures:
 Morning Session (Room 10) 
Monday  08:15 am  09:40 am 
Wednesday  08:15 am  09:40 am 
Office Hours:
Monday  01:30 pm  02:30 pm 
Wednesday  01:30 pm  02:30 pm 
Programming Environment: Matlab
Grading Scheme/Criteria:
Quizes  20% 
Assignments  5% 
MidTerm  35% 
Final  40% 
Text: Statistics, Freedman, Pisani, and Purves, 4th edition, W.W. Norton and Co., New York, 2007.
Interesting Links:
Why Do People Find Probability Unintuitive and Difficult?
Grades:
Grading sheet (Accessible only through your PUCIT email account)
Content
 Introduction
 In order to understand the "real" world
 Statistics are important
 Probability is the tool
 Statistics
 Probability
 Box Models
 Tests of Significance
 Applications
 Model Fitting
 Pattern Classification


