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    Exclamation Period of each state in Markov Chain

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    0 ---> 1 ---> 2 ---> 3 ---> 4 --->............... ---> m-2 ---> m-1 ---> 0

    Find the period of each state of the Markov chain
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    Re: Period of each state in Markov Chain

    Quote Originally Posted by yeeching View Post
    Hi there.
    I have another question to ask again.
    Thanks.


    0 ---> 1 ---> 2 ---> 3 ---> 4 --->............... ---> m-2 ---> m-1 ---> 0

    Find the period of each state of the Markov chain
    Is the period the number of steps before the state recurs? In this case does a state not recur every m steps?

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