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RandomExponential ( rate )

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Jeremy Bante,
https://github.com/jbante/

Returns random values from an Exponential distribution

Sample Input:
List (
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 );
RandomExponential ( 1 )
)
Sample Output:
3.919161890918570149312
.15005606710178912219
.09859441091091724431
.99103570742196350662
1.61862199572644295472
2.10083749402320095745
1.29462255771781284049
1.48280409241670285811
.90525076631253719828
.80608311456913192546


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

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Description:

When called repeatedly, RandomExponential returns values from an Exponential distribution with the given rate parameter.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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