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    Hi folks.

    There is a different between pseudo-random numbers and truly random numbers.

    Excel churns out pseudo random numbers, which are fine for vast majority of purposes.

    Truly random numbers can be generated but I suspect that you may need an addin of some sort.

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    On 2002-04-15 17:09, RET79 wrote:
    Hi folks.

    There is a different between pseudo-random numbers and truly random numbers.

    Excel churns out pseudo random numbers, which are fine for vast majority of purposes.

    Truly random numbers can be generated but I suspect that you may need an addin of some sort.

    What is a "psuedo random number"?

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