Data Mining - (two class|binary) classification problem

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1 - About

Binary classification is used to predict one of two possible outcomes.

A two class problem (binary problem) has possibly only two outcomes:

  • “yes or no”
  • “success” or “failure”

and is much more known as a Bernoulli trial (or binomial trial)

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3 - Example

  • Is this transaction a fraud ?
  • Will this prospect become a customer ?
  • Which employees are likely to leave a company in the next year ...
data_mining/two_class.txt · Last modified: 2015/07/19 21:03 by gerardnico