Math 302  Introduction to Probability (2016)
Instructor: Omer Angel
Contacts: Math Annex 1210, angel@math.ubc.ca
Office hours: M. 15:0016:00, F. 1011, or by appointment.
Class: MWF 14:0014:50, at LSK200.
Discussion board: We will use a piazza discussion board
this
term. You can ask questions regarding the course there. It is encouraged to
answer other students' questions there. Significant participation of this
type may justify extra credit. Do not share solutions to assignments (on
piazza or elsewhere) before the due date.
Announcements
 Problem set 0, due 20120916, 14:00 (not for credit, optional) solutions.
 Problem set 1, due 20120923, 14:00 on WebWork.
 Problem set 2, due 20120930, 14:00 on WebWork.
 Problem set 3, due 20121005, 14:00 in class and on WebWork. solutions.

Sample midterm and
solutions.
Problem set 4, due 20121012, 14:00 in class and on WebWork. solutions.
Problem set 5, due 20121019, 14:00 in class and on WebWork. solutions.
Problem set 6, due 20121026, 14:00 in class and on WebWork. solutions.
Problem set 7, due 20121102, 14:00 in class and on WebWork.
Evaluation
The final mark will be based on homework (15%), midterm (35%) and the final exam (50%).
Homework: Weekly assignments will be given. These are due at the beginning of class on the due date, normally each Wed. Assignments handed in by Friday will receive 50% of the mark. No later assignments be accepted for credit. The single lowest assignment grade will be ignored. Due dates for assignments: Sep. 14,21,28; Oct. 5,12,19,26; Nov. 2,9,16,23,30.
Midterms: Midterms will take place during class on Fri., October 7 and Mon. November 7.
Final exam: will take place in the December examination period. Please do not make travel plans before the exam schedule is announced.