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Splitting Criteria for Decision Tree Algorithm — Part 2

The Gini Index and its implementation with Python

In Part 1 of this series, we saw one important splitting criterion for Decision Tree algorithms, that is Information Gain.

In this Part 2 of this series, I’m going to dwell on another splitting criterion, always based on the concept of node heterogeneity, which…

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