# MATH1712 — Probability and Statistics II

This page contains information, electronic copies of the handouts,
and data sets for the MATH1712 module.

## Handouts

The following links provide pdf copies of the handouts from the
lectures.

- homework 1,
solutions,
notes about week 2 tutorials
- first practical (replaces homework 2),
solutions
- homework 3,
solutions,
notes about week 4 tutorials
- homework 4,
solutions
- homework 5,
solutions,
notes about week 6 tutorials
- second practical (replaces homework 6),
solutions
- homework 7,
solutions,
notes about week 8 tutorials
- homework 8,
solutions,
notes about week 10 tutorials

Here is a checksheet for last year's exam.

## Data

This section lists some data sets we considered in this module:

## Lecture Notes

While I strongly recommend that you take notes of what I say and
write in lectures, I also make a typed version of my notes available
here. These notes are updated continuously as term progresses, and
new versions will be uploaded regularly.

I have split out all advice about using R into a separate
document:

## References

There are many introductions to basic statistic available, both
online and in the form of published text books. A selection of
text books about basic statistic which can be found in our libraries
is listed below.

- G.M. Clarke and D. Cooke, A Basic Course in Statistics, Edward Arnold, 2004.

[library 1],
[library 2],
[Amazon]
- R.V. Hogg and E.A. Tanis, Probability and Statistical Inference, Pearson, 9th edition, 2014.

[library],
[Amazon]
- D.G. Rees, Essential Statistics, Chapman & Hall, 2001.

[library],
[Amazon]
- N.A. Weiss, Elementary statistics, Pearson, 2012.

[library],
[Amazon]
- J.A. Rice, Mathematical Statistics and Data Analysis, Duxbury Press, 2007.

[library],
[Amazon]

## Links