Benf.val

Benford's values

The function returns Benford's probability that a figure is at a given position.

Usage
Benf.val(fig, dig = 1)
Arguments
fig

The considered figure.

dig

The chosen position of the digit (from the left).

Value

The function returns Benford's probability.

References

F. Benford (1938). The law of anomalous numbers. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, 78:127-131.

T. Hill (1995). The significant-digit phenomenon. The American Mathematical Monthly, 102(4):322-327. 10.2307/2974952.

R. Newcomb (1881). Note on the frequency of use of the different digits in natural numbers. American Journal of Mathematics, 4:39-40. 10.2307/2369148.

Aliases
  • Benf.val
Examples
# NOT RUN {
Benf.val(7, dig = 2)

# }
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