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 the prior probability of class *i*, and the
probability of patterns in the *i*-th class being misclassified.

Fri Apr 11 10:15:46 DST 1997