Homework No.1 (Due date: Feb 17).
[Remark: Throughout the class, our homeworks will
(mostly) have different assignments for R and SAS. You have the choice
to do one set of assignments (R or SAS) or do both sets (both R and
SAS). If you do both sets, the homework score will be calculated by:
max(R assigmnet score, SAS assignment score) + a separate bonus score
of 10 points. ]
Problem 1: Install R software to your computer. Self study the file
"An Introduction to R". [Remark: you do not need to hand-in anything
for this problem. ]
Problem 2: problem 5.1 (a) & (b) on page 148 (3rd edition) of the textbook.
Problem 3: problem
5.2 on page 148 (3rd edition) of the text book.
Problem 1: Read Chapter 2 of Cody and Smith (4th or 5th edition) [Remark: you do not need to hand-in anything
for this problem. ]
Problem 2: Page 20-21, problem 1-5 and 1-6.
Problem 3: Page 55, problem 2-3.
Problem 4: Page 56, problem 2-6.
Problem 5: Page 56, problem
2-7.