Homework 1

Due February 5 at 11:59PM


You should do this homework on your own -- one submission per student, and by submitting you are certifying the homework is your work.

Submission: Homework submission will be via Compass (you should have been signed up automatically, if not please email Rick)

Your submission must be typed and submitted as a PDF. No handwritten/scanned solutions.


  1. Choose six of the nine problems out of 1.1 through 1.9 in the textbook
  2. Do problems 1.10 through 1.14 in the textbook


The dataset for problem 1.14 can be found here