Exp-class

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Class "Exp"

The exponential distribution with rate $\lambda$ has density $$f(x) = \lambda {e}^{- \lambda x}$$ for $x \ge 0$.

C.f. rexp

Keywords
distribution
Objects from the Class

Objects can be created by calls of the form Exp(rate). This object is a exponential distribution.

Extends

Class "AbscontDistribution", directly. Class "UnivariateDistribution", by class "AbscontDistribution". Class "Distribution", by class "AbscontDistribution".

See Also

ExpParameter-class AbscontDistribution-class Reals-class rexp

Aliases
  • Exp-class
  • Exp
  • initialize,Exp-method
Examples
E <- Exp(rate = 1) # E is a exp distribution with rate = 1.
r(E)(1) # one random number generated from this distribution, e.g. 0.4190765
d(E)(1) # Density of this distribution is 0.3678794 for x = 1.
p(E)(1) # Probability that x < 1 is 0.6321206.
q(E)(.1) # Probability that x < 0.1053605 is 0.1.
rate(E) # rate of this distribution is 1.
rate(E) <- 2 # rate of this distribution is now 2.
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