I am trying to find the minimum of a uniform distribution of $Y_1 .. Y_n$ idd from 0 to theta

I understand how to derive it


But the solution says that it is the following


And I don't understand where the $\theta^n$ in the denominator came from


So after looking over my math I realized why

$F_{y_1} = \int{\frac{1}{\theta}}$

So you would get $(1-\frac{1}{\theta})^{n-1}$


$(\frac{\theta - y}{\theta})^{n-1}$



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