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By: waltonmath
https://qchu.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/maximum-entropy-from-bayes-theorem/#comment-7436
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 21:38:05 +0000http://qchu.wordpress.com/?p=23466#comment-7436You mentioned the traditional statement of Bayes’ Theorem being annoying to remember. The following mnemonic is useful for me:

P(A, B) = P(A, B)
P(A)P(B|A) = P(B)P(A|B)
P(B|A) = P(B)P(A|B)/P(A)

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By: eli
https://qchu.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/maximum-entropy-from-bayes-theorem/#comment-6438
Thu, 19 May 2016 21:03:05 +0000http://qchu.wordpress.com/?p=23466#comment-6438Isn’t it the proof of asymptotic equipartion theorem? In general, you take Cartesian product of a probability space with itself infinite times, and you get uniform distribution in the limit. At that point it becomes clear.
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By: 月旦 II | Fight with Infinity
https://qchu.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/maximum-entropy-from-bayes-theorem/#comment-6310
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 09:45:28 +0000http://qchu.wordpress.com/?p=23466#comment-6310[…] 关于信息与概率：Maximum entropy from Bayes’ theorem […]
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By: Hari Adhikari
https://qchu.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/maximum-entropy-from-bayes-theorem/#comment-6294
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 11:57:02 +0000http://qchu.wordpress.com/?p=23466#comment-6294Great Post thanks for sharing Qiaochu. Your explanation of Bay’s theorem is super easy and very helpful.
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