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Date:         Thu, 30 Jan 1997 15:33:02 -0800
Reply-To:     "Shu-Fai Cheung (Potato)" <potato@CUHK.EDU.HK>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From:         "Shu-Fai Cheung (Potato)" <potato@CUHK.EDU.HK>
Organization: The Chineses University of Hong Kong
Subject:      Generate a random variable from the Student's t distribution
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I searched the SAS language reference and found no function that draws a random number from the Student's t distribution. Must I use the RANGAM to generate random numbers from chi-square distribution and then "compute" t myself instead? This is possible, but very desirable.

Any comments? Thanks in advance! :>

-- =================================================================== Shu-Fai Cheung email: Psychology Department The Chinese University of Hong Kong ===================================================================

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