Monday, November 10, 2008

Daily Doze : DD#42

Q. The _______________ is a phrase that encapsulates the more technical notion of sensitive dependence on initial conditions in chaos theory. Small variations of the initial condition of a dynamical system may produce large variations in the long term behavior of the system. So this is sometimes presented as esoteric behavior, but can be exhibited by very simple systems: for example, a ball placed at the crest of a hill might roll into any of several valleys depending on slight differences in initial position.


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10 Comments:

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Subhranil said...

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KJ said...

Butterfly Effect

I Am Nikhil said...

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Shafeeq said...

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Cintom said...

Butterfly Effect