CS151.01 2009F Functional Problem Solving

Class 34: Randomized (Unpredictable) Drawing

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Held: Monday, 2 November 2009

Summary: We consider Scheme's random procedure, how one might use that procedure in writing simple simulations, and how the procedure can be used to generate unpredictable images.

Related Pages:



Randomized Images - The Theory

Randomized Images - Practice

The random Procedure

Other Uses of Randomness


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