## random

### Syntax:

random (*n*);

### Purpose:

Generates a random number. The value of *n* must be greater than zero.

### Return value:

The return value is the number generated, from 0 to *n* - 1 inclusive (i.e. there are *n* possible outcomes).

### Example:

# Pause for a random amount of time
# between 10 and 29 frames inclusive
pause (random (20) + 10);

### See also:

pause

pickOne

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