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Let’s count – Distribution of objects, 2

Let's count - distribution of objects, 2
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Exercise 3.

The set (mathcal P(I_n)) of parts of (I_n) is the set of all subsets of (I_n).
1. Describe (mathcal P(I_2)).
2. Describe a 1-to-1 map between (mathcal P(I_n)) and the 2-sharings of (I_n).
3. Describe a 1-to-1 map between (mathcal P(I_n)) and the (n)-sequences of ({0,1}).

Exercise 4

Describe the 2-collections of I3 and the corresponding 3-compositions of 2.

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