# Questions tagged [random]

Questions about random number generation and the properties of numbers so generated.

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### How to carry out a different function based on weighted probabilities

I am looking to carry out a function based on weighted probabilities I have looked at using If[] and random numbers but ...
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### Pick single random value from WhiteNoiseProcess

I have the following: m = 6.137*10^-13; k = 1.5*m; stddev = Sqrt[2*k]*Sqrt[m]; whiteNoise = WhiteNoiseProcess[stddev] How can I produce a function that gives me ...
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### Generation of Binary number from some distribution function

In mathematica, RandomInteger[] generates binary numbers (0 or 1) with equal probablity (uniform distribution). If I wish to generate the binary numbers with ...
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### Plot the critical points of degree $d$ polynomials with zeros randomly chosen in given region

I wish to be able to scatter slightly (by at most some fixed $\varepsilon>0$) the zeros of a given complex polynomial $p(z)$ in a random way, and then see the effect on the critical points. For ...
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### create one list from one list with random sample

I have a list, then I want to pick 2 elements (RandomSample[list,2]) put them in a new list (those two element will be one element in the new list, like list of ...