CS-498 Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists

D.A. Forsyth --- 3310 Siebel Center

daf@uiuc.edu, daf@illinois.edu

MWF 1320 DCL, 09h00-09h50

TA's: Saurabh Singh (ss1@illinois.edu) and Daphne Tsatsoulis (tsatsou2@illinois.edu)

Office Hours:

DAF: Monday, 10h00-11h00, Wednesday, 10h00-11h00, Friday, 10h00-11h00 (3310 Siebel)


Saurabh: Monday 14h30-15h30, Wednesday 14h30-15h30 (Siebel Center downstairs TA office for 400 level classes)

Daphne: Monday, 13h00-15h00, Friday, 14h00-15h00 (Siebel Center downstairs TA office for 400 level classes) NOTE NEW HOURS!



Homework 6: Due Mon 6 April 2015 (23h59)

You should do this homework on your own -- one submission per student, and by submitting you are certifying the homework is your work.


  1. Do problems 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4, 9.5, 9.7 and 9.8 of chapter 9 (" Inference: Making Point Estimates ") and problems 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8 of chapter 10 (" Inference: Confidence Intervals and Hypothesis Testing "). For these problems, you need to look at the most recent version of the book.