## MA8701 General Statistical Methods

### (Spring 2009)

Textbook:   Peter J. Bickel and Kjell A. Doksum. Mathematical statistics: basic ideas and selected topics, 2-nd edition, 2001, Prentice Hall.

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Schedule:
 Lectures: Tuesday 10:15-12:00, room 734 Thursday 10:15-12:00, room 734

Messages:

25.05.09: Examination results: Alessandro - B, Erlend - A, Gabriele - A, Haakon - A, Hĺkon - A, Kjartan - A, Rupali - B.

30.04.09: Solutions of exercises are here and here)

21.04.09: The exam is on Monday, 25.05.09 at 8:15, room 734 (SB2). Those who cannot take the exam this day, let me know, we try to find another day.

26.02.09: 17.03.09 and 19.03.09 there are no lectures. Use this time to solve exercises.

6.01.09: First lecture is on Tuesday, 20 January, 10:15, room 734 (SB2).

23.12.08: First meeting is 6 January, 10:15, room 822 (SB2). If this time is not convenient, please let me know.

Plan:
 Lecture 1.(20.01.09) Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3. Exercises: 1.1.3, 1.1.6, 1.2.6 Lecture 2.(22.01.09) Chapter 1: 1.3, 1.5. Exercises: 1.3.1, 1.3.14 Lecture 3.(27.01.09) Chapter 1: 1.5, 1.6. Exercises: 1.5.3, 1.5.4 Lecture 4.(29.01.09) Chapter 1: 1.6. A: A.12. Exercises: 1.5.7, 1.5.9 Lecture 5.(3.02.09) Chapter 1: 1.6, 1.4. A: A.4. B: B.1, B.5. Exercises: 1.6.2, 1.6.5 Lecture 6.(5.02.09) Chapter 1: (repetition, exercises) Lecture 7.(10.02.09) Chapter 2: 2.1, 2.2. Exercises: 1.4.5, 1.4.6 Lecture 8.(12.02.09) Chapter 2: 2.2. Exercises: 2.1.3, 2.1.6 Lecture 9.(17.02.09) Chapter 2: 2.3. Exercises: 2.2.10 Lecture 10.(19.02.09) Chapter 2: 2.3, Chapter 3: 3.1, 3.2. Exercises: 2.2.13, 2.3.2 Lecture 11.(24.02.09) Chapter 3: 3.2, 3.3. Exercises: 3.2.2 Lecture 12.(26.02.09) Chapter 3: 3.3, 3.4. Exercises: 3.3.4 Lecture 13.(3.03.09) Chapter 3: 3.4. Exercises: 3.4.1 Lecture 14.(5.03.09) Chapter 3: 3.4. Exercises: 3.4.10 Lecture 15.(10.03.09) Chapter 3: 3.5, Chapter 4: 4.1. Exercises: 3.4.12 Lecture 16.(12.03.09) Chapter 4: 4.1, 4.2. Exercises: 4.1.1 Lecture 17.(24.03.09) Chapter 4: 4.3. Exercises: 4.1.3, 4.2.4(a) Lecture 18.(26.03.09) Chapter 4: 4.4. Exercises: 4.3.5 Lecture 19.(31.03.09) Chapter 4: 4.5, 4.6, 4.7. Exercises: 4.3.4, 4.4.2 Lecture 20.(2.04.09) Chapter 4: 4.8, 4.9. Exercises: 4.4.12 Lecture 21.(16.04.09) Chapter 5: 5.1, 5.2. Exercises: 5.2.2 Lecture 22.(21.04.09) Chapter 5: 5.1, 5.2. Exercises: 5.2.6 Lecture 23.(23.04.09) Chapter 5: 5.3. Exercises: 5.2.5 Lecture 24.(28.04.09) Chapter 5: 5.3.1, 5.3.2, 5.4.3. Exercises: Lecture 25.(30.04.09) Chapter 5: 5.4.4, 5.4.5. Exercises: Lecture 26.(5.05.09) Repetition, exercises