A Method for generating Random (Pseudorandom) numbers
using the linear Recurrence Relation

where and must assume certain fixed values and is an initial number known as the Seed.

**References**

Pickover, C. A. ``Computers, Randomness, Mind, and Infinity.'' Ch. 31 in *Keys to Infinity.* New York:
W. H. Freeman, pp. 233-247, 1995.

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