#### Generate Ranom Number

```I want to generate random number between 0.2 and 0.5.  I
am using the formula:

=randbetween(.2,.5) - it generates - 1.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

```
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anonymous (74720)
8/23/2004 8:05:26 PM
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```=RAND()*(0.3)+0.2

HTH
Jason
Atlanta, GA

>-----Original Message-----
>I want to generate random number between 0.2 and 0.5.  I
>am using the formula:
>
>=randbetween(.2,.5) - it generates - 1.
>
>Any help will be greatly appreciated.
>
>.
>
```
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jason.morin (561)
8/23/2004 8:24:37 PM
```Ranbetween generates integers between the two limits.
I would suggest you use "randbetween(2000,5000)/10000" or
whatever number of significant places you need.
>-----Original Message-----
>I want to generate random number between 0.2 and 0.5.  I
>am using the formula:
>
>=randbetween(.2,.5) - it generates - 1.
>
>Any help will be greatly appreciated.
>
>.
>
```
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anonymous (74720)
8/23/2004 9:02:32 PM
```Maybe also try: =randbetween(2,5)/10

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> I want to generate random number between 0.2 and 0.5.  I
> am using the formula:
>
> =randbetween(.2,.5) - it generates - 1.
>
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
>

```
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demechanik (4694)
8/23/2004 10:27:00 PM

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