[R] A Question About Inverse Gamma

Sundar Dorai-Raj sundar.dorai-raj at pdf.com
Fri Jul 22 00:15:54 CEST 2005

pantd at 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.


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