Lecture Topics

Lecture Activities
 Watch the Lecture 6: Discrete Random Variable Examples; Joint PMFs Video by Prof. Tsitsiklis (00:50:53)
 Review the Lecture 6: Discrete Random Variable Examples; Joint PMFs Slides (PDF)
 Read Sections 2.4–2.6 in the textbook
Recitation Problems and Recitation Help Videos
Review the recitation problems in the PDF file below and try to solve them on your own. Two of the problems have an accompanying video where a teaching assistant solves the same problem.
Recitation Help Videos
PROBLEM #  PROBLEM TITLE  PROBLEM SOLVED BY 

1  Flipping a Coin a Random Number of Times  Kuang Xu 
2  Joint Probability Mass Function (PMF) Drill 1  Katie Szeto 
Tutorial Problems and Tutorial Help Videos
Review the tutorial problems in the PDF file below and try to solve them on your own. One of the problems has an accompanying video where a teaching assistant solves the same problem.
 Tutorial 3 Problems (PDF) Do ONLY problem 2
 Tutorial 3 Solutions (PDF)
Tutorial Help Videos
PROBLEM #  PROBLEM TITLE  PROBLEM SOLVED BY 

2  The Coupon Collector Problem  Kuang Xu 