Re: [R] Binomial

From: Alexander Engelhardt <alex_at_chaotic-neutral.de>
Date: Thu, 12 May 2011 11:02:45 +0200

Am 12.05.2011 10:46, schrieb blutack:
> Hi, I need to create a function which generates a Binomial random number
> without using the rbinom function. Do I need to use the choose function or
> am I better just using a sample?
> Thanks.

I think I remember other software who generates binomial data with e.g. pi=0.7 by

pi <- 0.7
x <- runif(100)>pi
summary(x)


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