Check this Wikipedia entry for some pointers. Random numbers are used heavily in simulations, so it’s important to understand the random number generation process.
Bonus question: explain the difference between "true" random number generation and pseudo-random number generation. (Answer: see the said Wikipedia entry for discussion)
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