Derive a formula and explain how to generate a random variable with the given distribution:

(a) Exponential distribution with pdff(x) = 3e-3x, x > 0(b) Beta distribution with pdff(x) = m(1-x)m-1, 0 < x < 1, m > 1

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- Mar 14th 2010, 02:27 PMaaronrjGenerating Random Variables
Derive a formula and explain how to generate a random variable with the given distribution:

(a) Exponential distribution with pdf*f(x) = 3e-3x**, x > 0*(b) Beta distribution with pdf*f(x) = m(1-x)m-1, 0 < x < 1, m > 1* - Mar 14th 2010, 05:49 PMmr fantastic