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Holmes, WN (1997) Dicing Decimal Digits. The Mathematical Gazette, 81 (491). pp. 288-293. ISSN 0025-5572

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It is sometimes useful to be able to generate truly random integers without any but the most basic equipment; this note describes some simple methods of using dice to generate random decimal digits, and so, random decimal numbers.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Holmes, WN
Keywords: random numbers, dice
Journal or Publication Title: The Mathematical Gazette
Page Range: pp. 288-293
ISSN: 0025-5572
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Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2007 01:39
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:24
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