# Simulating normal random numbers in Python

5 min readJul 29, 2021

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Using the Box-Muller method

In my previous Medium story: https://oscarnieves100.medium.com/how-to-simulate-random-numbers-dad35905ecdb I discussed how to simulate random numbers in Python by using a little mathematical method known as “the inverse sampling theorem”. In it, I demonstrated how using nothing but uniformly distributed random numbers in the interval [0, 1] we could produce a set…