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Mathematica Table Question

  1. Feb 17, 2009 #1
    Hi everyone,

    Does anybody know how to randomly shuffle the positions within a table about? For example a table T = {1,2,3,4,5,6...} gets randomly shuffled to be T' = {7,3,5,1,4...} [or whatever].

    I thought there might be some kind of intrinsic RandomShuffle kind of function but can't find one...

    Natski
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 17, 2009 #2
    Use the RandomPermutation[] function. It should do the trick. (need to load the DiscreteMath package to use it)
     
  4. Feb 17, 2009 #3
    Brilliant, thank-you!
     
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