Summer Term One, 2015









Class 
Date 
Lecture Topic 
Readings, from M for CS unless otherwise noted 
Homeworks 
Practice Problems, Notes & Misc. 
1  T 5/19  Administrative matters; Goals of the course; Motivating Examples 


2  W 5/20  The Monty Hall Problem. Percentages and probabilities; Set theory (e.g., Venn Diagrams) as a model for Sample Spaces and Events.  Chapter One from "The Drunkard's Walk": PDF ; The Monty Hall Problem (from the movie "21") MforCS Sections 16.1, 16.2, and 16.5 
Homework 01: HTML Homework 01 Solution: HTML 

3  R 5/21  Techniques of Counting and their applications to Probability Theory  Techniques of Counting from Schaum's: PDF  Homework 02: HTML Homework 02 Solution: HTML Programming Project 1: HTML 