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Re: random numbers?


Hi,

read volume II of "The Art of Computer Programming" by
Donald Knuth and solve all exerciese with level lower than 60 ..

Regards
  Jens

sean kim wrote:
> 
> hello group.
> 
> this is gonna sound silly.
> 
> How do ppl make random number generators?   is a random number
> generator like a routine that picks a given set of different number
> then goes back to the beginning and starts over?
> 
> How does mathematica determine if a numbder is random?  or is that
> even a right question to ask?
> 
> I just wanted to know what the random generator is. and how it's used
> in Mathematica.
> 
> maybe i'm asking alot.
> 
> thanks in advance


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