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Old 04-19-2012, 01:27 PM
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Default Re: Question on puzzle from lecture #5

Originally Posted by jcatanz View Post
I agree.

But in the lecture Prof. Abu-Mostafa seemed to prompt the class, asking if each successive dichotomy (composed from counting to 8 in binary) were allowed or not allowed, as if the answer were unique.
The unique is the numerical values of the maximum, namely 4. The identity of the 4 patterns is not unique.
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