TOPIC 
TEXT BY ROSS 
ASSIGNMENTS 
STUDY GUIDE 
Introduction
& Sample Space and Events 
¤
1.11.2 
Chapter
1 (pages
1521) 1, 3,
4, 8, 17, 19, 23, 26, 30, 31, 36, 37, 39, 42, 44, 46 
¤
I.1I.2 ¤ I.3 
Probabilities 
¤ 1.3 
¤
I.4I.5 

Conditional
Probabilities 
¤ 1.4 
¤ I.5 

Independent
Events 
¤ 1.5 
¤ I.5 

Bayes'
Formula 
¤ 1.6 
¤ I.5 

Random
Variables 
¤ 2.1 
Chapter
2 Part I (pages
8590) 1, 2,
3, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38 
¤ II.2II.3 
Discrete
Random Variables 
¤ 2.2 
¤ II.1
Discrete Mathematics, Binomial
Theorem, Geometric
Series, Maclaurin
Series 

Continuous
Random Variables 
¤ 2.3 
¤ II.1
The Derivative of a Function, Derivatives of the Composite Functions, The
Definite Integral, Antidifferentiation, Evaluation of the Integrals, Methods
of Integration, Some Special Functions 

Expectation
of a Random Variable 
¤ 2.4 
Chapter
2 Part
II (pages
9092) 39,
40, 43, 46, 47, 48, 50, 51 
¤ II.1
Evaluation of the Definite Integrals by Using Antiderivatives, Methods of
Integration 
Jointly
Distributed Random Variables 
¤ 2.5 
Chapter
2 Part
III (pages
9296) 54,
55, 58, 60, 63, 68, 77 
¤ II.1
Some Results Involving Multivariate Calculus 
Moment
Generating Functions 
¤ 2.6 
¤ II.1
Methods of Integration, Some Results Involving Limits 

Limit
Theorems 
¤ 2.7 
¤ II.1
Some Results Involving Limits 

Conditional
Probability & Conditional
Expectation 
Chapter
3 
Chapter
3 (pages
165173) 3, 4,
5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 35, 37, 46 
¤ II.1 
Markov
Chains 
Chapter
4 
Chapter
4 (pages
263268) 2, 3,
6, 7, 8, 10, 14, 20, 22, 29 
¤ I.6
& II.1 
The
Exponential Distribution & the Poisson Process 
Chapter
5 
TBA 
¤ II.1 