Re: [R] multinomial test

From: Berton Gunter <gunter.berton_at_gene.com>
Date: Thu 23 Feb 2006 - 10:43:54 EST


Qinghong:

R Has an extensive Help system which you should learn to use.

help.search('multinomial')
?Multinomial

Jim: sample() is wrong -- it gives random samples, not probabilities.

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> To: Li,Qinghong,ST.LOUIS,Molecular Biology
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> Subject: Re: [R] multinomial test
>
> ?sample
>
> sample(1:3, 6, TRUE, prob=c(2/9, 1/6, 11/18))
>
>
>
> On 2/22/06, Li,Qinghong,ST.LOUIS,Molecular Biology <
> Qinghong.Li@rdmo.nestle.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hi All,
> >
> > What is the R function for computing multinomial distribution, e.g.
> > f(2,1,3; 2/9, 1/6, 11/18, 6)?
> >
> > That is, a total of 6 trials, event 1's p1=2/9, x1=2, event
> 2's p2=1/6,
> > x2=1, and event 3's p3=11/18, x3=3.
> >
> > thanks,
> > Johnny
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