#971 closed request (wontfix)

inverse of binomial cumulative distribution

Reported by: Peter Owned by: Peter
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: statistics Version:
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Since binomial is a discrete distribution, it's not obvious how to define the inverse, but MatLab? defines it as x = binoinv(y,n,p) returns the smallest integer x such that the binomial cdf evaluated at x is equal to or exceeds y.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 17 months ago by Peter

Status: newaccepted

comment:2 Changed 17 months ago by Peter

Milestone: yat 0.19
Resolution: wontfix
Status: acceptedclosed

This functionality is available in boost via the Binomial Distribution class and quantile function.


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