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JavaScript JavaScript Numbers The Math Object Random Number Challenge – Solution

Elfar Oliver
Elfar Oliver
3,899 Points

Is the +1 always necessary?

I always got 1 is a random number between 1 and "userinput" and it changed after I looked at the solution and added the +1 at the end of the random number formula

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,528 Points

There's certainly a chance the output could be 1, but if you "always" get 1 it sounds like the random value isn't being multiplied by the high number.

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