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How to start Math.Random at a specific number?

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This may be a stupid question but how can you start Math.Random() to start generating numbers after a specific number.
Say the number is 53 how do you call Math.random() so that it will not generate a number lower than 53?
Apr 30 '08 #1
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A perfectly valid question.

Math.random generates a number between 0 and <1.

To get numbers between 53 and max:
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  1. Math.floor(Math.random()*(max-52))+53
Apr 30 '08 #2

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