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N+b for any n ~ 1) and l! e. L). 1. 4). 1. Let f(x) = sin(x), x ~ O. (a) Prove that f E BV[O, 271']. (b) Find V(x) = Vio,x]f, for any x > O. 2. Prove that the function { f(x)= X 0, sin (1), x f : [0,271'] --+ lR defined by if 0 < x ~ 271' ifx=O is not of bounded variation on [0,271']. 3. Let f(x) = Prove that { x2 sin (1) 0, x , if 0 < x if x ~ 271' = O. f E BV[O, 271']. 4. Prove that if f E BV[a, b], then f is bounded on [a,b]. 5. Supposef,g E BV[a,b]. Prove that fg E BV[a,b]. 6. Let f, 9 be functions of bounded variation, g(x) > 0.

Ild let 7 : X ....... X be measurable. 4) that generates ~. (A) for any A E P, then 7 is measure preserving. Proof. 10). The measures J1. and 1] agree on the 1l'-system P. 2, J1. = 1] on ~. 0 A. , Laws of Chaos © Birkhäuser Boston 1997 30 3 Review of Ergodic Theory The following theorem gives a necessary and sufficient condition for T-invariance of J-t. 2. Let T : X -+ X be a measurable transformation of (X, 113, J-t). 1) f(T(X))dJ-t for any f E £00. 1) holds for any continuous fUIlctioIl f, then '7 is J-t-preserving.

This implies that f 21 is nonsingular as a transformation. o Below we present an example of I: [0,1] -+ [0,1] that is nonsingular as a transformation but not absolutely continuous as a function. 1. Let e be the Cantor function (sometimes called the "devil's staircase" [Devaney, 1989]). It is a continuous, increasing function transforming the Cantor set onto [0,1]. The derivative of e, e/, is equal to 0 almost everywhere. (e(x) + x). Then I : [0,1] -+ [0,1] and is a homeomorphism. (x) = ~>'(f-1(A)).