Section 2.6: 1 and 2
Section 2.7: 2, 7 (state answer for all possible values of k), and 8 (you should be able to do (a) and (b), and give (c) your best effort)
Section 2.8: 1, 5 (show the computations for part a), 7, 9 (hint: find Var[X] and use problem 2.8.7), and extra credit if you solve 10
Section 2.9: Read the text, and solve problem 2.9.6
** Modification: Problems from Section 2.8 are due on Thursday,
March 29, instead of Tuesday, March 27. **
** The other problems are still due on Tuesday, March 27. **
Presentations: The following students are asked to present their solution to the indicated problem. The presentation will be done as a group.
Problem 2.7.7: Gena Giles and Jeff Graham
Problem 2.7.8: Adam Braverman and Austin Lanham
Problem 2.9.6: Ryan Magargle and Justin Maloney-Hahn