Random number with custom distribution
- To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
- Subject: [mg107445] Random number with custom distribution
- From: wiso <giurrero at gmail.com>
- Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 05:08:16 -0500 (EST)
Dear experts, is there a simple way to generate a random sample of a custom distribution? With Random I can generate random numbers according to the predefined distribution (Uniform, Normal, ...) but what about custom distribution (in my case a polynomial function)?