Multinomial Distribution

Evaluate the multinomial distribution or its inverse, generate pseudorandom samples

Functions

makedistCreate probability distribution object
cdfCumulative distribution function
icdfInverse cumulative distribution function
iqrInterquartile range
meanMean of probability distribution
medianMedian of probability distribution
pdfProbability density function
randomRandom numbers
stdStandard deviation of probability distribution
truncateTruncate probability distribution object
varVariance of probability distribution
mnpdfMultinomial probability density function
mnrndMultinomial random numbers

Objects

MultinomialDistributionMultinomial 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.