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8/25 - Welcome to Data 140!

Week 0 Overview

Getting Started

Week 14

Simple regression

Week 15

Multiple regression

WeekContentAssignments
1 Probability — axioms, rules, approximation
Week 1 Study Guide
Lab 1: Birthday Attack (Part A due 8/30 at 11:59PM)
Homework 1 (Due 8/30 at 11:59PM)
2 Random variables - distributions, equality, conditioning
Symmetry and collections of events
Week 2 Study Guide
Lab 1: Birthday Attack (Part B due 9/7 at 11:59PM)
Homework 2 (Due 9/7 at 11:59PM)
3 Binomial and related counts; a Poisson limit
Independence and Poissonization
Week 3 Study Guide
Lab 2: Total Variation (Part A due 9/13 at 11:59PM)
Homework 3 (Due 9/13 at 11:59PM)
4 Expectation and Additivity
More Properties of Expectation
Quiz 1 on 9/15
Week 4 Study Guide
Lab 2: Total Variation (Part B due 9/20 at 11:59PM)
Homework 4 (Due 9/20 at 11:59PM)
5 Expectation by Conditioning
Long run behavior of Markov Chains
Week 5 Study Guide
Lab 3: Success Runs and Other Patterns (Due 9/27 at 11:59PM)
Homework 5 (Due 9/27 at 11:59PM)
6 Balance
Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Week 6 Study Guide
Lab 4: Codebreaking by MCMC (Due 10/4 at 11:59PM)
Homework 6 (Due 10/4 at 11:59PM)
7 SD and tail bounds
Covariance and its uses
Midterm on 10/7
Week 7 Study Guide
Lab 5: Decisions Based on Ranks (Part A and B due 10/19 at 11:59PM)
Homework 7 (Due 10/12 at 11:59PM)
8 Central Limit Theorem
Probability densities
Week 8 Study Guide
Lab 5: Decisions Based on Ranks (Part A and B due 10/19 at 11:59PM)
Homework 8 (Due 10/19 at 11:59PM)
9 Transformations
Joint Densities
Week 9 Study Guide
Lab 6: Densities and SymPy (Part A due 10/26 at 11:59PM)
Homework 9 (Due 10/26 at 11:59PM)
10 Independent normal and gamma variables
Moment generating functions; CLT revisited; Chernoff bound
Quiz 2 on 10/27
Week 10 Study Guide
Lab 6: Densities and SymPy (Part B due 11/2 at 11:59PM)
Homework 10 (Due 11/2 at 11:59PM)
11 MLE; Bayesian approach and MAP Estimates
The beta and the binomial
Week 11 Study Guide
Lab 7: Poisson Process (Part A due 11/9 at 11:59PM)
Homework 11 (Due 11/9 at 11:59PM)
12 Prediction and Error
Error Variance
Week 12 Study Guide
Lab 7: Poisson Process (Part B due 11/16 at 11:59PM)
Homework 12 (Due 11/16 at 11:59PM)
13 Random vectors; multivariate normal
The multivariate normal
Quiz 3 on 11/17
Week 13 Study Guide
Lab 8: Constructing the Bivariate Normal (Due 11/23 at 11:59PM)
Homework 13 (Due 11/23 at 11:59PM)
14 Simple regression
Thanksgiving
Week 14 Study Guide
15 Multiple regression I
Multiple regression II
Week 15 Study Guide
Homework 14 (Due 12/7 at 11:59PM)
16 RRR Week
17 Final Exam