I mean, you could just manufacture it so that every i, j communicate both ways...
i<>j<>k
^

v
l
etc...
This is irreducible, 8 state with period 2.
Hi
I'm trying to find (if it's possible) an irreducible Markov chain with 8 states and period 2. I understand the meaning of irreducible and period, just need to find the markov chain. Can anyone help??
thanks