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November 6th, 2011, 01:50 AM   #1
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calculating the entropy

Hello i need a help finding an entropy:

I have the alphabet and probabilitties of source:

and i know that symbols are independent.

My question is how can i find an entropy of

So i would do the following:
1) i would find an entropy of

2) and to find should i square the result of ?
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