Re: Re: simple question about random

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg58956] Re: [mg58945] Re: simple question about random*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 01:12:11 -0400 (EDT)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <dbt2ur$sfm$1@smc.vnet.net> <200507240522.BAA14489@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

The iterator i and initial value 1 in Table[Random[],{i,1,6}] are superfluous. (But you would want an iterator if the iteration were to go, say, from 2 to 6, or from 0 to 5.) Heath Gerhardt wrote: > Mazuego wrote: > >>Hi all... The built-in function "Random" gives a random number in a chosen >>range. How can I have, for example, 6 random numbers with a single >>instruction? Thank you very much for your answers, and forgive me for the >>simple question, but I'm new in Mathematica... >> > > > Table[Random[],{i,1,6}] -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Re: simple question about random***From:*Heath Gerhardt <heathgerhardt@hotmail.com>