Questions tagged [ai-basics]

Use for basic, fundamental questions about AI theory or practice. (i.e. design, application, implementation, mathematics of AI, philosophy of AI, etc.)

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Is it ok to struggle with mathematics while learning AI as a beginner?

I have a decent background in Mathematics and Computer Science .I started learning AI from Andrew Ng's course from one month back. I understand logic and intuition behind everything taught but if ...
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Facial Recognition + Database + Compare & Identify - is it complicated?

The last week I've been looking for freelancers who are able to do this project for me but they weren't that experienced in it, so I would like to know whether my idea is complicated or is it their ...
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What weights should I use while back-propagating?

I've started to learn about neural networks recently and I can't find the answer to this question. Let's assume there's a neural network (fig. 1) So if the loss function is: and the derivative is: ...
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Is an optimization algorithm equivalent to a neural network?

Is an optimization algorithm equivalent to a neural network?
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What are neural networks?

I have recently got into AI and I am eager to learn about its concepts. In some of the information I saw about AI, there was a lot about neural networks. Neural networks seem to be (something along ...
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Why do we need artificial intelligence?

We seem to be experiencing an AI revolution, spurring advancement in many fields. Please explain, at a high level, the uses of artificial intelligence and why we might need it.
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Help and guide books in the study of AI

Useful knowledge is costly to obtain. Above all books require a substantial investment. I have bought 6 books on AI. For ...
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How to calculate constraint check in nqueen of AIMA CSP?

I am testing aima csp of java code and I want to know how the constraint check of these problems described in AIMA book is got.
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What are the skills and disciplines I need to learn to get a job in Artificial Intelligence?

I'm in high school but hoping to have a career in artificial intelligence. What should I be pursuing educationally to get into this field?
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Apart from learning AI from basics what are the steps to be followed to become an expert in artificial intelligence? [closed]

What are the steps to be followed to become an expert in Artificial Intelligence?
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What is artificial intelligence?

What is the definition of artificial intelligence?
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How do I start learning AI with Python? [closed]

Can anybody suggest how to get started with Artificial Intelligence specifically with Python? I am looking for: Reliable resources I can use Basic test problems to solve Online tutorials and ...
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Which problems are considered to be the toughest problems in Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning?

Which problems are considered to be the toughest problems in Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning?
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What is an agent in Artificial Intelligence?

While studying artificial intelligence, I have often encountered the term "agent" (often autonomous, intelligent). For instance, in fields such as Reinforcement Learning, Multi-Agent Systems, Game ...
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What is a learning agent?

What is a learning agent, and how does it work? What are examples of learning agents (e.g., in the field of robotics)?
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What is the difference between simple reflex and model-based agents?

What is the difference between simple reflex and model-based agents? What is the role of the internal state, in the case of model-based agents?
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Analyze the pattern of merchants account transactions in a bank [closed]

How can I analyze the pattern of merchants account transactions in a bank and identify the merchants that are becoming inactive? Which methods should I use to solve this problem?
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Which subjects do I need to study to do research in AI and ML?

Please bear with me. I am currently enrolled in a Math undergraduate course and I plan to complete. I have taken courses in Calculus and Statistics, I am proficient in C and C++ and Im currently ...
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How should I get started with artificial intelligence?

What is the mathematical background required to start learning AI? What else should I also learn?
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AI method for evaluating user performance based on audio pitch re: public speaking

First I will clarify the context, I have to learn new technologies for my bachelor thesis. I am making a mobile application similar to Flappy Bird, except it's voice controlled. The idea is to have ...
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Deep Q-Network (DQN) to learn the game 2048

I am trying to build a Deep Q-Network (DQN) agent that can learn to play the game 2048. I am orientating myself on other programs and articles that are based on the game snake and it worked well (...
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How does an unsupervised learning model learn?

How does an unsupervised learning model learn, if it does not involve any target values?
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Which Carrer path to Choose AI Or Game Developmen [closed]

I am An Second Year B.Tech Student. I have Basic Idea Of Unity,C# For Game development and I Recently starting Learning AI in Python So I Am Confused Which to Choose as Career.
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Whats the correct technique/technology to identify duplicate data

We store supplier information for many companies. Each supplier database is logically separated, making it possible for a supplier to be common across logical separations. At the moment, we have ...
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The possibility of emerging of the psychology of an artificial intelligence

The question, in short, is: what the possibility of emerging of the new branch of the psychology - the psychology of an artificial intelligence? Possibly as a new branch of an engineering psychology, ...
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What is an artificial neural network?

What is an artificial neural network in artificial intelligence? It is apparently used to find patterns in data and it is loosely inspired by human neural networks.
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How long it takes to train face recognition deep neural network? (rough estimation)

If I use a desktop PC with a GPU, how long it might take to train face recognition deep neural network on let's say dataset of 2.6 million images and 2600 identities? I guess it should depend on ...
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What is machine learning?

What is the definition of machine learning? What are the advantages of machine learning?
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What is the difference between AI architecture and AI model?

What is the difference between AI architecture and AI models? Are both of them the same? If not, please distinguish both of them and give example of each.
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Are the ideas in the paper “Governance by Glass-Box: Implementing Transparent Moral Bounds for AI Behaviour” novel?

In the paper Governance by Glass-Box: Implementing Transparent Moral Bounds for AI Behaviour, the authors seem to be presenting a black box method of testing. Are these ideas really new? Weren't these ...
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Industry accepted Certifications in the field of Artificial Intelligence

I have been searching for information regarding industry accepted certifications in the area of Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Machine Learning, NLP, deep learning. I couldn't find much ...
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What does the formula $1-\sum_i(e_i-a_i)^2$ mean in this NEAT Python API?

I have looked at the documentation for the NEAT Python API found here, but it shows calculus like this: The error for each genome is $1-\sum_i(e_i-a_i)^2$ I haven't learned calculus at the moment....
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Is there research about teaching AI to “analyze the problem and design a solution”?

Update on 2019-05-19: My question is about teaching AI to solve the problem, not letting AI teach a human developer to solve a problem. Original post: I'm a software developer but very new to AI. ...
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Is it possible to find same persons based on text analyzing?

I needed to make a system for recognizing people based on hundreds of text by finding similarities in their written text grammatically or similarities between words they choose for writing, I don't ...
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What is cognitive science about? How the relationship between AI and cognitive science did begin to grow?

It is very hard to say what cognitive science is.The disagreements about the scope and methods of this new science are,however,a very healthy situation.There is much disagreement about exactly what ...
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Next step after building the model in machine learning?

I understand the way we build a model but all of the online courses I've found end with this--I can’t find any course explaining the process utilising the model to address the problem. How do I use ...
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What is the right formula for weight update rule in Logistic Regression using stochastic gradient descent

Apologies for the lengthy title. My question is about the weight update rule for logistic regression using stochastic gradient descent. I have just started experimenting on Logistic Regression. I ...
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Can machine learning be used to pass the Turing test?

Can we say that the Turing test aims to develop machines or methods to reach human-level performance in all cognitive tasks and that machine learning is one of these methods that can pass the Turing ...
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What are examples of reference books to start with AI?

Can anyone suggest reference books to start with AI? Preferably, I am looking for books that provide source code in Java or Python.
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What are the steps to follow to learn artificial intelligence? [closed]

I know nothing about AI. Can anybody tell me what steps I have to follow to learn artificial intelligence? Are there any special technologies, or anything else, I have to learn?
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A complete guide to learn AI

I'm a web developer and have been doing web development for years. Now, I need to lean AI development. I want to build a machine learning application. For example, I want to create an application ...
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Is an artificial intelligence a program or an hardware?

Is an artificial intelligence a program (or a set of programs) or an hardware?
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How should one standardize input when transfer learning

Assume one is using transfer learning via a model which was trained on imagenet. Assume that the pre-processing which was used to achieve the pretrained model contained z-score standardization ...
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Basic Functions and Results

If the number of input neurons and output neurons doesn't change, what will change if I have one hidden layer, but first with 1 neuron, then with 4 neurons? Taking into consideration the fact that ...
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What's the difference between a static AI and a dynamic AI?

I recently watched a YouTube video (sorry, can't remember the link) where (a very talented) someone created what they called a "static AI". Somewhere in the video they said something along the lines ...
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ExpectiMinimax Tree

I need help with ExpectiMinimax problem: Start a game. The first player flips a coin. The second player flips a coin. The first player decides if he wants to flip another coin. The second player ...
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Meaning of the statement $\forall x \exists y \forall z (z \neq y \iff f(x) \neq z)$

I need to understand the logic of below FOL statement. Can someone help? $$ \forall x \exists y \forall z (z \neq y \iff f(x) \neq z) $$ Does this imply that x, y and z cannot be same or f(x) has no ...
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ChatBot applications [Academia]

I am in education and I'm wondering about the use of chatbot-like tools to facilitate automated discussions among students. The chatbot domain of knowledge would be purposely restricted to a specific ...
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How to predict a preferred route based on weather and distance

I want to train a neural network to predict what my favourite home-work route will be for a particular day. I have these features for routes on a day: ...
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How does one start learning artificial intelligence?

I am a software engineering student and I am complete beginner to AI. I have read a lot of articles on how to start learning AI, but each article suggests a different way. I was wondering if some of ...