Axiom:Axioms of Uncertainty/Axiom 1

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Let $Z$ be a random variable.

Let $Z$ take the values $a_i$ with probability $p_i$, where $i \in \set {1, 2, \ldots, n}$.

Let $H_n: Z^n \to \R$ be a mapping which is to be defined as the uncertainty of $Z$.

$H_n$ fulfils the following axiom:

$\map {H_n} {p_1, p_2, \ldots, p_n}$ is a maximum when $p_1 = p_2 = \dotsb = p_n = \dfrac 1 n$