rmultinomial {multinomRob} | R Documentation |

## Random Number Generator for the Multinomial Distribution

### Description

Generates a random count vector for one observation of a multinomial
distribution for `n`

trials with probability vector `pr`

.

### Usage

rmultinomial(n = 5, pr = c(0.5, 0.5), long = FALSE)

### Arguments

`n` |
Number of trials. |

`pr` |
Probability vector. |

`long` |
`TRUE` to choose one generator, `FALSE` to choose another one. |

### Details

Generates a random count vector for one observation of a multinomial
distribution for `n`

trials with probability vector `pr`

.

### Value

### Note

This function is only used in the examples and not in the
`multinomRob`

code.

### Author(s)

Walter R. Mebane, Jr., Cornell University,
wrm1@cornell.edu, http://macht.arts.cornell.edu/wrm1/

Jasjeet S. Sekhon, UC Berkeley, sekhon@berkeley.edu,
http://sekhon.berkeley.edu/

### Examples

rmultinomial(10, c(.3, .3, .4));