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Generating Random Numbers in Ruby - Kernel#srand - About.com
It's often useful in games, simulation and unit testing to generate random numbers, Ruby provides easy access to a pseudo-random number generator.
http://ruby.about.com/od/newinruby191/ss/Generating-Random-Numbers-In-Ruby.htm
Worked Example: Number Guessing Game - Ruby - About.com
The game is simple, the program thinks of a random number from 1 to 100, you make guesses and it tells you if you're too high or too low. This program teaches  ...
http://ruby.about.com/od/beginningruby/ss/Worked-Example-Number-Guessing-Game.htm
Excel RANDBETWEEN Function: Generate Random Numbers
Rather than getting any random number the RANDBETWEEN function lets you specify a range between two numbers it is to select from.
http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelfunctions/qt/080218_randbetw.htm
Generate Random Numbers in Excel - Spreadsheets - About.com
Generate random numbers in Excel using the RAND function. This tutorial includes a step by step example.
http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelfunctions/qt/080218_rand.htm
How to Generate Random Numbers in Java - About.com
Generating a series of random numbers is one of those common tasks that crops up from time to time. In Java, it can be achieved simply by using the java.util.
http://java.about.com/od/javautil/a/randomnumbers.htm
Generate a Random Number With PHP - PHP/MySQL - About.com
There are lots of different reason you may want to generate a random number. PHP can generate a random number over a very large range, or pick randomly ...
http://php.about.com/od/learnphp/qt/createrandom.htm
How to Generate Random Numbers in Java - About.com
In the first article on generating random numbers the focus was on generating whole numbers. Sometimes however it's useful to be able to generate random ...
http://java.about.com/od/javautil/a/randomnumbers2.htm
Simple Random Samples From a Table of Random Numbers
Simple random samples are so necessary that we it is important to have a process to obtain such a sample. While computers will generate random numbers, ...
http://statistics.about.com/od/HelpandTutorials/a/Simple-Random-Samples-From-A-Table-Of-Random-Digits.htm
Random Numbers: Generating Unique Random Numbers
Once you know how to generate random numbers it's often the case that the numbers also need to be unique. A good example is picking lottery numbers.
http://java.about.com/od/javautil/a/uniquerandomnum.htm
Random Number Generaton RNG - Casino Gambling - About.com
The Random Number Generator (RNG) is the brains of the slot machine. While most player know that there is a computer chip picking the numbers, they do not ...
http://casinogambling.about.com/cs/slots/a/SlotRng.htm
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