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Spot-Check Regression Machine Learning Algorithms in Python with scikit-learn

Spot-Check Regression Machine Learning Algorithms in Python with scikit-learn

Spot-checking is a way of discovering which algorithms perform well on your machine learning problem. You cannot know which algorithms are best suited to your problem before hand. You must trial a number of methods and focus attention on those that prove themselves the most promising. In this post you will discover 6 machine learning […]

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Classification And Regression Trees for Machine Learning

Classification And Regression Trees for Machine Learning

Decision Trees are an important type of algorithm for predictive modeling machine learning. The classical decision tree algorithms have been around for decades and modern variations like random forest are among the most powerful techniques available. In this post you will discover the humble decision tree algorithm known by it’s more modern name CART which stands […]

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Non-Linear Regression in R with Decision Trees

In this post, you will discover 8 recipes for non-linear regression with decision trees in R. Each example in this post uses the longley dataset provided in the datasets package that comes with R. The longley dataset describes 7 economic variables observed from 1947 to 1962 used to predict the number of people employed yearly. Let’s get started. Classification […]

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Non-Linear Regression in R

In this post you will discover 4 recipes for non-linear regression in R. There are many advanced methods you can use for non-linear regression, and these recipes are but a sample of the methods you could use. Let’s get started. Each example in this post uses the longley dataset provided in the datasets package that comes with R. The […]

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