From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>

Date: Thu 05 May 2005 - 18:02:17 EST

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Date: Thu 05 May 2005 - 18:02:17 EST

Paul Smith wrote:

> Dear All

*>
**> I would like to know whether it is possible with R to get the
**> mathematical expression of the density of a sum of two independent
**> continuous random variables.
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No, that corresponds to a convolution of the two densities, and R can't do any symbolic integration.

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