Table 1: Symbol table.

SymbolDescription

N The number of nodes in the entire network
Y The number of opinions
M The number of nodes of the small community
K The average number of edges for every node
L The number of edges for the nodes in the small community
P The proportion of the first way of the process
Time (or the number of the steps)
The opinion of node x
The different opinion
The number of nodes that have the opinion and connect to the node x
The number of nodes which connect to the node x
The probability for small community to win