Welcome to Computational Probability and Statistics at Olin College, Fall 2010 Session II. Instructor:Allen B. Downey. If you would like to make an appointment with me, check my calendar. Meetings:The class meets Monday and Thursday from 3pm to 5pm in AC318. Session II runs from Oct 21 to Dec 9. Textbook:We will be using the fabulous new book, Think Stats: Probability and Statistics for Programmers, by Allen B. Downey. Electronic versions are available online. I will distribute hard copies in class and ask for $10 to defray costs. Coursework:Your work in this course will include - Homework: mostly exercises from the book, due each Friday at noon.
- Quizzes: we will have four quizzes.
- Project: over the course of the semester you will work on a series of investigations using a dataset you choose to answer an interesting statistical question.
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