Lecture Topics

Lecture Activities
 Watch the Lecture 8: Continuous Random Variables Video by Prof. Tsitsiklis (00:50:29)
 Review the Lecture 8: Continuous Random Variables Slides (PDF)
 Read Sections 3.1–3.3 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. Three 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  Calculating a Cumulative Distribution Function (CDF)  Jimmy Li 
2  A Mixed Distribution Example  Jagdish Ramakrishnan 
3  Mean and Variance of the Exponential  Jagdish Ramakrishnan 
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 4 Problems (PDF) Do ONLY problem 1
 Tutorial 4 Solutions (PDF)
Tutorial Help Videos
PROBLEM #  PROBLEM TITLE  PROBLEM SOLVED BY 

1  Normal Probability Calculation  Jagdish Ramakrishnan 