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Solution 33351: Generating Random Numbers and Random Integers on a TI-36X Pro Scientific Calculator.

How do I generate random numbers and random integers on a TI-36X Pro?

The rand command generates a random real number between 0 and 1. The randint( command generates a random integer between 2 integers.

To use the rand command:

1) Press [2nd] [random].
2) Press [1] [enter].

To generate a random integer between 1 and 100 using the randint( command:

1) Press [2nd] [random] [2].
2) Press [1] [2nd] [,].
3) Press [1] [0] [0].
4) Press [)] [enter].

Please see the TI-36X Pro guidebook for additional information.