[Tutor] Random module.. or?
kent37 at tds.net
Wed Aug 8 02:05:10 CEST 2007
steve reighard wrote:
> Python provides you with a pseudo random number generator whose output
> values are uniformly distributed between the input parameters. What you
> are dealing with in fish weights or test scores or other natural
> phenomena is most likely a normal distribution. Check out Wikipedia's
> normal distribution entry. The math is really juicy. You may end up
> with a recipe for the Python Cookbook.
No need for all that, use random.gauss()
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