# Basic Review of Some Probability and Statistics

## Overview

**Greeting! ** This page is intended to be a reference for entry-level Math-Stat topics; for other resources please see Other Resources.

## Homework Assignments

## Reserved

## Lecture Notes

Nicolas Cristou's UCLA webpage
Basic Combinatorics

Probability

Discrete random variables - Intro

More Discrete random variables

Continuous distributions

Poisson, Exponential and Gamma

The Gaussian (Normal) distribution

Handy summary chart

Review of continuous distributions

Moment generating function (MGF)

Joint distributions

Covariance/correlation

Central Limit Theorem (CLT)

CLT summary

IID CLT proof

Example - portfolio analysis (in R)

Solutions to example discrete problems

Other Important Links (besides those above)

R download This is the R software.

Dr. Dobelman's Downloads