Why did Bernoulli mention Plato’s Theory of Forms in Ars Conjectandi? What does this have to do with free will?
This video is a broad introduction to the Weak Law of Large Numbers, the Central Limit Theorem and how it all led to Markov Chains…
Next, play around with this interactive, graphical Markov simulator!
3 decades later, Claude Shannon famously applied this idea to generate “english looking” messages in his Mathematical Theory of Communication: