Re: Random number generation( b/w two limits) with a gaussian

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg109771] Re: Random number generation( b/w two limits) with a gaussian*From*: "M.Roellig" <markus.roellig at googlemail.com>*Date*: Sun, 16 May 2010 08:51:37 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <hsofih$3ju$1@smc.vnet.net>

On 16 Mai, 11:57, "elvisgracel... at gmail.com" <elvisgracel... at gmail.com> wrote: > Dear experts, > Is it possible to generate random numbers b/w any two limits (say b/w > -4 & 4 ) which would comply to a gaussian distribution ? RandomReal[NormalDistribution[0, 1]] will produce a normally distributed random number with mean 0 and standard deviation 1. More than 99.99 % of all values will be in the intervall [-4,4]. Markus