Subject:
Statistics and Probability
Material Type:
Module
Level:
Community College / Lower Division, College / Upper Division
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Discrete Random Variable, Distribution, Expectation, Standard Deviation, Tmm0102
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Text/HTML

# Discrete Random Variable, Binomial Distribution

## Overview

In this module we will learn about discrete random variables, their distributions and properties. Of specific interest would be a binomial random variable, its distribution and applications.

Learning Objectives:

• Discrete random variable, distribution, mean and standard deviation
• Binomial random variable and its distribution

Textbook Material -

Chapter 4 – Probability Topics – Pages 239 - 257

Suggested Homework:

• Discrete Random Variable - 69, 70, 74, 75, 76, 78, 96, 102
• Binomial Distribution – Odds 88 - 111

# Chapter Exercises

Insert chapter exercises here

# Class Worksheet

Worksheet of problems on discrete random variables. Students will identify events of a random variable, find their probabilities to construct the distribution of the variable. Then they will find the mean and standard deviation of the variable and interpret the results.