Friday, April 10 2020, 12:26 pm
COMP 551 –Applied Machine Learning Lecture 7: Decision Trees

COMP 551 –Applied Machine Learning Lecture 7: Decision Trees

COMP-551: Applied Machine Learning. 17 Joelle Pineau What is information? • Consider three cases: – You are about to observe the outcome of a dice roll – You are about to observe the outcome of a coin flip – You are about to observe the outcome of a biased coin flip • Intuitively, in each situation, you have a different amount of uncertainty as to what outcome / message you will …