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  Lecture 7: Random Number Generation and Simulations STAT GR5206  Statistical Computing & Introduction to Data Science  Cynthia RushColumbia UniversityOctober 28, 2016 Cynthia Rush Lecture 7: Randomness and Simulation October 28, 2016 1 / 88  Course Notes ã  No lab next week. ã  We’re working on grading the midterms. ã  Homework is due on Monday and homework assigned on Monday. Cynthia Rush Lecture 7: Randomness and Simulation October 28, 2016 2 / 88  Last Time Well, two weeks ago... ã  Building a plot with base  R  graphics . Functions like  points() , text() ,  legend() . ã  Good and bad visualizations . ã  Advanced plotting in  R  with  ggplot . Mapping aesthetics and geoms . Cynthia Rush Lecture 7: Randomness and Simulation October 28, 2016 3 / 88  Topics for Today ã  Random Number Generation . Random numbers in  R  and the linearcongruential generator. ã  Simulation . ã  Simulating random variables using  R  base functions. ã  The  sample()  function to simulate discrete random variables. ã  Inverse transforms and the acceptance-rejection algorithm. ã  Monte Carlo Integration . How to use simulation to approximateintegrals. Cynthia Rush Lecture 7: Randomness and Simulation October 28, 2016 4 / 88
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