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How would you validate-test a predictive model?

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How would you validate-test a predictive model? Why evaluate/test model at all? Evaluating the performance of a model is one of the most important stages in predictive modeling, it indicates how successful model has been for the dataset. It enables to tune parameters and in the end test the tuned model against a fresh cut of …

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Why would you use Regularization and what it is?

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Why would you use Regularization and what it is? In Machine Learning, very often the task is to fit a model to a set of training data and use the fitted model to make predictions or classify new (out of sample) data points. Sometimes model fits the training data very well but does not well …

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