Chapter 10: Processes of Perception and Analysis

Section 12: Human Thinking

Human generation of randomness

If asked to type a random sequence of 0's and 1's, most people will at first produce a sequence with too many alternations between 0 and 1. But with modest learning time my experience is that one can generate sequences with quite good randomness.

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From Stephen Wolfram: A New Kind of Science [citation]