Re: [R] A Question About Inverse Gamma

From: Sundar Dorai-Raj <sundar.dorai-raj_at_pdf.com>
Date: Fri 22 Jul 2005 - 08:15:54 EST

pantd@unlv.nevada.edu wrote:
> Hi R users,
>
>
> I am having a little problem finding the the solution to this problem in R:
>
> 1. I need to generate normal distribution of sample size 30, mean = 50, sd = 5.
> 2. From the statistics obtained in step 1, I need to generate the Inverse Gamma
> distribution.
>
> Your views and help will be appreciated.
>
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I found rinvgamma in the MCMCpack package. Perhaps that's what you need.

Did you read the posing guide? A help.search("normal") would have helped you with item 1.

--sundar



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