CS Unplugged: Information Theory

Use the Twenty Guesses— Information Theory offline activity to explore how a computer stores information as efficiently as possible. This activity introduces a way of measuring information content. Support your teaching and learning with video clips and other related resources.

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Year band(s) 3-4, 9-10
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Digital systems
Keywords Communication, Information Theory, Decision tree, Compression

University of Canterbury, New Zealand


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