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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Creating Reusable Code with Functions Giving Information to Functions

What does this mean "var randomNumber = Math.floor( Math.random() * 6) + 1; "

So I understand that it gets a random number but random number up until how far up until does it randomize....sorry I forgot. And understand the rounding of , of what floor means then its times that value with six. Then the plus one to get the random number only above zero.

1 Answer

David Schriever
David Schriever
1,777 Points

What is it exactly, what you don't understand?

Math.Random() creates a random number between, 0 and 0.9999999 time this by 6 and you will always get a number between 0 and 5, if you use Math.floor. Then you add +1 because you don't want a number between 0 and 5, but 1 and 6

Awesome. Thanks! David Schriever