--- Introduction ---
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.
This page is not in its usual appearance because WIMS is unable to recognize your
Please take note that WIMS pages are interactively generated; they are not ordinary
HTML files. They must be used interactively ONLINE. It is useless
for you to gather them through a robot program.
- Description: find a distribution of probabilities so that a given code is optimal. This is the main site of WIMS (WWW Interactive Multipurpose Server): interactive exercises, online calculators and plotters, mathematical recreation and games
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