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Re: Random Sampling Without Replacement?
Try the following: <<DiscreteMathematics`Combinatorica` Take[RandomPermutation[n],3] where n is the size of the list you are selecting from. regards, RF >>> "A. E. Siegman" <siegman at stanford.edu> 01/09/01 12:52AM >>> Looking for neat compact way to extract three distinct (i.e., nonequal) randomly selected integers k1, k2, k3 from the range 1 to N (N > 3) -- in other words, random sampling without replacement -- ???