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is an exercise over the optimal encoding of a system of information,
by a code of variable lengths. But the style of the exercise is in the inverse
direction: the server gives you a code, and asks you to find a distribution
of probabilities such that the given code is optimal.
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- Description: find a distribution of probabilities so that a given code is optimal. interactive exercises, online calculators and plotters, mathematical recreation and games
- Keywords: interactive mathematics, interactive math, server side interactivity, coding,information_theory, Huffman,coding,entropy