Multinomial Distribution

Evaluate the multinomial distribution or its inverse, generate pseudorandom samples

Functions

 makedist Create probability distribution object
 cdf Cumulative distribution function icdf Inverse cumulative distribution function iqr Interquartile range mean Mean of probability distribution median Median of probability distribution pdf Probability density function random Random numbers std Standard deviation of probability distribution truncate Truncate probability distribution object var Variance of probability distribution
 mnpdf Multinomial probability density function mnrnd Multinomial random numbers

Objects

 MultinomialDistribution Multinomial probability distribution object

Topics

Multinomial Distribution

The multinomial distribution models the probability of each combination of successes in a series of independent trials.

Multinomial Probability Distribution Objects

This example shows how to generate random numbers, compute and plot the pdf, and compute descriptive statistics of a multinomial distribution using probability distribution objects.

Multinomial Probability Distribution Functions

This example shows how to generate random numbers and compute and plot the pdf of a multinomial distribution using probability distribution functions.