# Create a maximum distribution¶

In this example we are going to build the distribution of the maximum of independent distributions.

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from __future__ import print_function
import openturns as ot

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# create a collection of distribution
distribution1 = ot.Normal()
distribution2 = ot.Uniform(-1.0, 2.0)
distColl = [distribution1, distribution2]

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# create the distribution
distribution = ot.MaximumDistribution(distColl)
print(distribution)

MaximumDistribution(ComposedDistribution(Normal(mu = 0, sigma = 1), Uniform(a = -1, b = 2), IndependentCopula(dimension = 2)))

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# draw PDF
distribution.drawPDF()

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