# rtnorm

From MCMCglmm v2.29
by Jarrod Hadfield

##### Random Generation from a Truncated Normal Distribution

Samples from the Truncated Normal Distribution

- Keywords
- distribution

##### Usage

`rtnorm(n = 1, mean = 0, sd = 1, lower = -Inf, upper = Inf)`

##### Arguments

- n
integer: number of samples to be drawn

- mean
vector of means

- sd
vector of standard deviations

- lower
left truncation point

- upper
right truncation point

##### Value

vector

##### References

Robert, C.P. (1995) Statistics & Computing 5 121-125

##### See Also

##### Examples

```
# NOT RUN {
hist(rtnorm(100, lower=-1, upper=1))
# }
```

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