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Sampling Distribution of Difference Between Means Sampling Distribution of Difference Between Means Author(s) David M. Lane Prerequisites Sampling Distributions, Sampling Distribution of the Mean, Variance Sum Law I Learning Objectives State the mean and variance of the sampling distribution of the difference between means Compute the standard error of the difference between means Compute the probability of a difference between means being above a specified value The sampling distribution of the difference between means can be thought of as the distribution that would result if we repeated the following three steps over and over again: (1) sample n1 scores from Population 1 and n2 scores from Population 2, (2) compute the means of the two samples (M1 and M2), and (3) compute the difference between means, M1 - M2. As you might expect, the mean of the sampling distribution of the difference between means is: which says that the mean of the distribution of differences between sample means is equal to the difference between population means.

Pattern Pattern is a web mining module for the Python programming language. It has tools for data mining (Google, Twitter and Wikipedia API, a web crawler, a HTML DOM parser), natural language processing (part-of-speech taggers, n-gram search, sentiment analysis, WordNet), machine learning (vector space model, clustering, SVM), network analysis and <canvas> visualization. The module is free, well-document and bundled with 50+ examples and 350+ unit tests. Download Installation Pattern is written for Python 2.5+ (no support for Python 3 yet). To install Pattern so that the module is available in all Python scripts, from the command line do: > cd pattern-2.6 > python setup.py install If you have pip, you can automatically download and install from the PyPi repository: If none of the above works, you can make Python aware of the module in three ways: Quick overview pattern.web pattern.en The pattern.en module is a natural language processing (NLP) toolkit for English. pattern.search pattern.vector Case studies

SourceForge.net: boost your Machine Learning projects - Project Web Hosting - Open Source Software PyBrain Videos This video presentation was shown at the ICML Workshop for Open Source ML Software on June 25, 2010. It explains some of the features and algorithms of PyBrain and gives tutorials on how to install and use PyBrain for different tasks. This video shows some of the learning features in PyBrain in action. Algorithms We implemented many useful standard and advanced algorithms in PyBrain, and in some cases created interfaces to existing libraries (e.g. Supervised Learning Back-PropagationR-PropSupport-Vector-Machines (LIBSVM interface) Evolino Unsupervised Learning K-Means ClusteringPCA/pPCALSH for Hamming and Euclidean SpacesDeep Belief Networks Reinforcement Learning Value-based Q-Learning (with/without eligibility traces)SARSANeural Fitted Q-iteration Policy Gradients REINFORCENatural Actor-Critic Exploration Methods Epsilon-Greedy Exploration (discrete)Boltzmann Exploration (discrete)Gaussian Exploration (continuous)State-Dependent Exploration (continuous) Black-box Optimization Networks Tools

oluolu - Project Hosting on Google Code Oluolu is a open source query log mining tool which works on Hadoop. This tool provides resources to add new features to search engines. Concretely Oluolu supports automatic dictionary creation such as spelling correction, context queries or frequent query n-grams from query log data. The dictionaries are applied to search engines to add features such as 'did you mean' or 'related keyword suggestion' service in search engines. 2011-11-16 oluolu 0.2.1 released Issue 5 (conf directory is missing) Issue 7 (no output) 2011-05-11 oluolu 0.2.0 released added new parameter -inputLanguage. 2010-10-12 oluolu 0.1.4rc2 released 2010-06-09 oluolu 0.1.2 released added a new parameter, '-showScore' to output the confidence socres for the elements in related query dictionary 2010-04-26 oluolu 0.1.1 released fixed a bug (setting for the number of reducers is not activated) 2010-02-08 oluolu 0.1 released Spelling correction dictionary Context dictionary

Generalized linear model In statistics, the generalized linear model (GLM) is a flexible generalization of ordinary linear regression that allows for response variables that have error distribution models other than a normal distribution. The GLM generalizes linear regression by allowing the linear model to be related to the response variable via a link function and by allowing the magnitude of the variance of each measurement to be a function of its predicted value. Intuition[edit] Ordinary linear regression predicts the expected value of a given unknown quantity (the response variable, a random variable) as a linear combination of a set of observed values (predictors). However, these assumptions are inappropriate for many types of response variables. Similarly, a model that predicts a probability of making a yes/no choice (a Bernoulli variable) is even less suitable as a linear-response model, since probabilities are bounded on both ends (they must be between 0 and 1). Overview[edit] Model components[edit] 1. as

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