Winter 2013
 California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
IME 312 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS
Prerequisite: Passing grade in IME 301 or STA 309
 Revised 3/2/13
Instructor: Dr. Phillip R. Rosenkrantz, IME Department
Office Phone:
909-869-2553, Office FAX: 909-869-2564
Office:
17-2690, email: rosenkrantz@csupomona.edu
URL:
http://www.csupomona.edu/~rosenkrantz

Office Hours: M 8:30-9:00 a.m., 12:30-1:30 p.m., W 8:30-9:00 a.m., 12:30-1:30 p.m., Posted by office (call first if convenient--see Policies and Procedures). (Click here to see Dr. Rosenkrantz' complete schedule)

Text: Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, Montgomery, D. C., Runger, G. C. Wiley; 5 edition. Hardcover ISBN: 0470053046. Spiral Bound: 9781119937333 (Optional student solutions manual available on-line).


Software: Minitab Release 15
(Student prices available for download: 30 day free trial, 6 month rental ($29.99), 1 year rental (($49.99), perpetual version, ($99.99)), Microsoft EXCEL (v4.0 or later)

 

Class

Day

Date

Read Prior to Class

Description

Assignments Due/Quizzes

1

M

1/7

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Introduction, How to Study

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2

W

1/9

Ch. 4.6, 4.7, 5.4
Normal Distribution

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3

M

1/14

Ch. 7.1-7.2
Normal, Sampling Distributions
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4

W

1/16
Ch. 8.1-8.3
Sampling Distributions, Confidence Intervals
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5

M

1/21
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MLK Holiday
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6

W

1/23

Ch. 9.1-9.4

Hypothesis Testing
Assignment #1 - Ch. 4, 5

7

M

1/28

Ch. 10.1, 2, 4
Hypothesis Testing

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8

W

1/30

Ch. 9.7, 9.8
Goodness of Fit tests, Cont. Tables,
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9

M

2/4
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Assignment #2 - Ch 7, 8, 9.1-9.4, 10

10

W

2/6

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Test #1 - Sections covered in Ch. 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10
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11

M

2/11

Ch.11-1, 2, 7, 8
Linear Regression

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12

W

2/13

Ch. 2

Probability
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13

M

2/18
Ch. 2
Probability
Assignment #3 - Ch. 9.7, 9.8, 11

14

W

2/20
Ch. 2
Probability
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15

M

2/25

Ch. 3
Discrete Distributions "
Assignment #4 - Ch. 2, 11
16

W

2/27

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Test #2 - Sections covered in Ch. 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10

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M

3/4
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Discrete Distributions
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17

W

3/6
Ch.4
Continuous Distributions

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18

M

3/11
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Continuous Distributions
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19
W
3/13
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Review
Assignment #5- Ch. 3, 4
Test #3 - Monday, March 18, 9:10 - 11:10 a.m., Sections covered in Ch. 1-5, 7-11

Click Here to Go to Generic Course Policies and Procedures 

Grading will be based on the following (Note: Must have a "passing" average on tests to pass the course - That is 60% average):
Test #1*

20%
Test #2*

25%
Test #3*

30%
Homework/Surveys
20%
Attendance (Start with 100% then -10% for each absence)

5%

*Tests will be cumulative (comprehensive) with open handouts and one page of formulas for each test. For example, by the day of the Final you can have 3 pages of formulas along with handouts. Note: Formula sheets may not have worked problems.

Homework Assignments are posted in Blackboard 9

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