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MATLAB code to Geometric Random Variable

  1. Oct 19, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Generate Geometric RV with Porbabilty of succcess 0.1 using only rand()


    2. Relevant equations

    rand()
    geometric rv P=(1-p)^(k-1) * p where p=0.1, k is number of trial in which we get 1st success


    3. The attempt at a solution

    rand(n)
     
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  3. Oct 19, 2010 #2

    berkeman

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    Can you explain your attempt at a solution?
     
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