Probability

Learning objectives

  • Work with probability density functions for  one and two random variables
  • Calculate probabiliites from density functions by integrating
  • Use the relationship between pdfs and cdfs for 1-variable probability distributions
  • Calculate expected values from probability density functions

Before class

  • Read Hughes-Hallett section 16.6
  • Ponder Hughes-Hallett problems:  16.6: 17, 18, 19, 22.

In class