# payoff matrix

## payoff matrix

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(mathematics)
A matrix arising from certain two-person games which gives the amount gained by a player.
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A Simple Defense Game Payoff Matrix for a Zero-Sum Game of Complete Information.
Table 2 illustrates the payoff matrix of the sender's/receiver's interaction on sensor node i in different situations.
For example, a payoff matrix based on game theory that factors price and happiness can determine the perfect gift for your date.
Table: Payoff matrix of the original Traveler's Dilemma presented in ill-defined categories Player II High Low Player I High high, high low, low Low low, low low, low
FIGURE 1 Payoff Matrix Player 2 X Y Player 1 X \$10, \$10 \$4, \$11 Y \$11, \$4 \$5, \$5
From these curves we derive a payoff matrix under alternative union and firm strategies.
...., I[I.sub.n]) respectively, A = [([a.sub.ij]).sub.mXn]is a payoff matrix and V is the value of the game, then expected gain to player I for this game when Player II select strategies I[I.sub.j] (j = 1,2,....., n) one by one and Player I is the gainer, so expects at least V,
where the payoff matrix A holds all the fitness information for the population.
From these arguments, it can be shown [2] that the payoff matrix is given by Table 1.
Model Components and the Payoff Matrix. The components of our proposed game theoretical model include the following:
Figure 1 shows the payoff matrix for players 1 and 2 in a generalized version of the game.

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