Held: Monday, 3 March 2003
Summary: Today we consider how to make Scheme simulate potentially unpredictable events, like the rolling of dice or the flipping of coins.
compute the followingby writing a procedure. You don't always need to write procedures.
random, to provide some fodder for simulations and any other times that you want to play with unpredictable behavior.
(random n)produces an "unpredictible" number in the range [0 .. n-1].
dieis the singular of
(+ 1 (random 6))
Thursday, 16 January 2003 [Samuel A. Rebelsky]
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