The function

This function has an inflection point at , where

Applying the logit transformation to values obtained by iterating the Logistic Equation generates a sequence of Random Numbers having distribution

which is very close to a Gaussian Distribution.

**References**

Collins, J.; Mancilulli, M.; Hohlfeld, R.; Finch, D.; Sandri, G.; and Shtatland, E. ``A Random Number Generator
Based on the Logit Transform of the Logistic Variable.'' *Computers in Physics* **6**, 630-632, 1992.

Pickover, C. A. *Keys to Infinity.* New York: Wiley, pp. 244-245, 1995.

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