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61.182 Informaatiotekn. ek II, spring 1997

Exercise problems

(Ch. 2, Ripley)

3. Show that in an m class problem, the error probability e associated with the Bayes minimum error rule satisfies


4. Show that the error probability e can be expressed as:


with tex2html_wrap_inline24 the prior probability of class i, and tex2html_wrap_inline28 the probability of patterns in the i-th class being misclassified.

Esa Alhoniemi
Fri Apr 11 10:15:46 DST 1997