R-beta: Re: [S] pbinom

Martin Maechler maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Tue Jun 30 18:30:52 CEST 1998


all the pbinom() examples posted to S-news today
return the proper result in R

>>>>> "JS" == James Stapleton <stapleton at stt.msu.edu> writes
	to S-news :

    JS> More interesting behavior of pbinom:
    >> pbinom(3,2,.8)
    JS> [1] 1
    >> pbinom(30,2,.8)
    JS> [1] 0.9967653
    >> pbinom(40,2,.8)
    JS> [1] -4806.771
    >> pbinom(10,5,.4)
    JS> [1] 1
    >> pbinom(10,5,1)
    JS> [1] 0

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