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    What is the name of this density function?

    f(x|theta) = (1+theta)*x^(theta)
    where x is in [0,1] and theta > -1

    I can't figure out which distribution it is can anyone help? Thank you!
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    It's a Beta density, with alpha=theta+1 and beta=1.
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