**Block Category:** Random Generator

**Description:** The gamma block generates random
numbers for a standard Gamma distribution, which is a two-parameter family of
continuous probability distributions. For more information, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamma_distribution.

**Alpha:** Specifies the scale of the distribution. You
can enter a value in hexadecimal notation or
as a C expression.

**Beta:** Specifies the shape of the distribution. You
can enter a value in hexadecimal notation or
as a C expression.

**Label:** Indicates a user-defined block label that appears when
**View > Block Labels** is activated.