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Topic: Christmas Gimmick - random numbers
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Ulrik Nash

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Christmas Gimmick - random numbers
Posted: Dec 10, 2012 4:33 AM
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Hi Everyone,

My department's Christmas party is coming up, and I have the duties for seating arrangements. To make people mix and mingle a little more than usual, I wish to create a simple program, which draws two numbers at random from a list of participants, every X minutes. This will prompt the two corresponding participants to swap seats (actually, they will meet at the front of the dining hall, pour a glass of snaps, say cheers, and then swap seats!).

My questions is, can this be done using MATLAB? Ideally the numbers should be shown on a Christmas image background.

I really appreciate your help/advice.

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