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GAMMA.DIST

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This function returns the gamma distribution.

Syntax

GAMMA.DIST(x,alpha,beta,cumulative)

Arguments

This function has these arguments:

Argument

Description

x

Value at which to evaluate the distribution

alpha

Alpha parameter of the distribution

beta

Beta parameter of the distribution

cumulative

Logical value that determines the form of the function If cumulative is TRUE, then this function returns the cumulative distribution function; if FALSE, it returns the probability density function.

Remarks

The equation for this function is:

Func-GAMMADIST-True

Data Types

Accepts numeric data for all arguments. Returns numeric data.

Examples

GAMMA.DIST(A5,1,3,FALSE)

GAMMA.DIST(R5C1,2,1,TRUE)

GAMMA.DIST(4,3,2,TRUE) gives the result 0.3233235838169362

GAMMA.DIST(4,3,2,FALSE) gives the result 0.1353352832366127