# Random Number Generator

Random number generator is an online tool that can be used to generate single or multiple random numbers from a given range. In addition to creating random numbers, the random generator can also be used to assign numbers to different contestants in a contest, select the number of questions for students, or create questions for basic mathematics tests.

## How to Pick a Random Number?

Generating a random number with our number generator is very simple. Just follow the steps below and you are good to go.

- Select a range from which you want the random numbers to be generated. E.g. number from 1 to 10 or 1 to 100.
- Write 1 in the first field and 100 in the second field.
- You can generate more than one number if you want.
- Click the
**“Generate Random Number”**button. The random chooser will generate numbers within a matter of seconds.

## What is a Random Number Generator?

A random number generator is a simple and effective online tool that can be used to generate random numbers for whatever use. The random number picker uses an advanced algorithm that creates one (or more) completely random numbers from the range the user gives. This random generator has many uses, e.g., selecting who goes first in a game, drawing a random winner for a lottery or raffle, etc.

## Usage of Random Numbers

There are several places where this number picker can be used with effectiveness. The random chooser created by random-tools can be helpful for a lottery or raffle company, a teacher, a coach, and so on.

### 1. Contests

The random number generator can be a great help in different types of contests. You can pick a number from the different contestants who can go first in the game. The random generator can also help select how many contestants can compete at a time in certain games. Other uses can include (but are not limited to) selecting a random number of teams for creating a local tournament, picking random teams to pit against each other in the competition, selecting the number of players for a training session within your team, and so on.

### 2. Lottery draw

The random number generator can be used for selecting a winner at random in the lottery or a raffle. The random number picker will pick a random number out of the range provided by you so that you can easily declare a winner of the lottery. No one can question the result as the outcome is completely random and unbiased, totally out of your control. The number randomizer can be employed as a list randomizer, meaning it can generate multiple random numbers of participants from the list that can win different prizes according to the lottery or raffle rules.

### 3. Choosing an order

This random number picker can also be used to create order out of chaos. You can straighten up your chore list for the day by assigning different numbers to tasks and then start generating random numbers on the tool. Keep eliminating the duplicates and at the end, you will have a list of tasks and chores in order completely selected at random. The random number picker can be used to create lists for any number of things like creating an ordered list of people in a team or group, order of teams to compete in a sports competition, order of students for presentation in a class, etc.

### 4. As a teacher’s helper

The number randomizer can be really helpful for teachers, especially teachers dealing with basic mathematics. The random numbers generated by the tool can be simply used for making basic mathematics questions like addition, subtraction, etc. The random generator can be helpful in other ways as well like selecting the number of students to be assigned for projects, selecting which students will go first for their presentation before the class, and selecting the number of questions to be given for a test based on the randomizer number generated, etc.

### 5. To Pick a Number

The simplest use for this random number generator is to pick random number. The random number that is picked could be for a competition, a sports event, a raffle, etc. The randomly generated number can decide how many teams will be competing in the first round of that highly competitive quiz. You can play pick a number game using this random number picker. It could be for selecting which person will go first and present his work during a meeting. The possibilities are endless. Let us know how our online random number generator was helpful for you.

## Frequently Asked Questions:

### 1. What are random numbers?

Random numbers are randomly generated numbers between a given range. The random numbers are generated as pseudo-random numbers thanks to JavaScript’s internal Math.random() function. The tool then turns it into an integer. The process takes seconds and the answer is displayed on your screen.

### 2. Where can I use a random number?

Random numbers can be used for many purposes like in drawing lottery, creating ordered lists, matching up random players to play against each other in a competition, selecting in which order will the students present their assigned topics, etc. So, there are multiple ways that our number randomizer can be helpful.

### 3. What are the minimum and maximum values in the Random Number Generator?

The random number generator has a minimum value of 1. The maximum value that you can go for is 1 billion (1000000000).

### 4. Do I have to install software to use this tool?

No, you do not have to install any software or plugin to run this online random number picker. All you need is a computer with a good internet connection.

### 5. Do I need a specific browser to run this number randomizer?

No, the number randomizer is compatible with every browser like Chrome, Edge, Opera, Firefox, etc.

### 6. Is there a mobile app for this random number generator?

Although there is no mobile app, our tool is completely mobile-friendly.