Python 3 - Number uniform() Method


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Description

The uniform() method returns a random float r, such that x is less than or equal to r and r is less than y.

Syntax

Following is the syntax for the uniform() method −

uniform(x, y)

Note − This function is not accessible directly, so we need to import uniform module and then we need to call this function using random static object.

Parameters

  • x − Sets the lower limit of the random float.

  • y − Sets the upper limit of the random float.

Return Value

This method returns a floating point number r such that x <= r < y.

Example

The following example shows the usage of uniform() method.

#!/usr/bin/python3
import random

print ("Random Float uniform(5, 10) : ",  random.uniform(5, 10))
print ("Random Float uniform(7, 14) : ",  random.uniform(7, 14))

Output

Let us run the above program. This will produce the following result −

Random Float uniform(5, 10) :  5.52615217015
Random Float uniform(7, 14) :  12.5326369199
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