ELEC 471, Spring 2001
Prof. Rich Kozick
Date Assigned: Thursday, January 18, 2001
Date Due: Thursday, January 25, 2001
Please read sections 1.1 and 1.2 of the Yates/Goodman text.
Quizzes 1.1 and 1.2 in the text are good to test your understanding.
I suggest that you solve all of the "quiz" problems as
you read the text.
Note that solutions to all of the quizzes are contained in
The problems in item 3 below are related to the material
in section 1.2.
For next week's classes, please finish reading Chapter 1.
please study sections 1.3-1.6 carefully.
These sections define the axioms of probability,
conditional probability, and other fundamental concepts that
will be extremely important for the rest of the course.
We will have a short quiz on January 25.
The quiz will cover the material from
the January 18 and 23 classes and from
sections 1.1 and 1.2 of the text.
- Please solve the following problems, and submit solutions:
1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.2.3, 1.2.4, 1.2.5, and 1.2.6
Please solve problem 1.3.1, but you do not have to submit