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Maximum Likelihood Classifier vs. Bayesian Network

I am confused in understanding the Maximum Likelihood as a classifier. I know what is Bayesian network and I know that ML is used for estimating the parameters of models. Also, I read that there are ...
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What is the relationship between MLE and naive Bayes?

I have found various references describing Naive Bayes and they all demonstrated that it used MLE for the calculation. However, this is my understanding: $P(y=c|x)$ $\propto$ $P(x|y=c)P(y=c)$ with $...
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Understanding the math behind using maximum likelihood for linear regression

I understand both terms, linear regression and maximum likelihood, but, when it comes to the math, I am totally lost. So I am reading this article The Principle of Maximum Likelihood (by Suriyadeepan ...