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Unit 2 Lesson 2 Name(s)_______________________________________________ Period ______ Date _____________ Activity Guide - Text Compression Heuristics This meant as a follow-on to the text compression activity. Vocabulary Heuristic: a problem solving approach (typically an algorithm) to find a satisfactory solution where finding an optimal or exact solution is impractical or impossible. Develop a Heuristic Continue working on compressing your poem using the Text Compression Widget. As you do so, develop a set of rules, or a “heuristic” that generally seems to provide good results. Record your heuristic as a list of steps that someone else unfamiliar with the problem could follow and still end up with decent compression. Trade your heuristics with another group. Are they clear and specific enough that you always
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