A Career in Data Science — Part 4 — Machine Learning — Naive Bayes

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Fun Fact :

Bayes Rule describes the probability of an event, based on prior knowledge of conditions that might be related to the event.

An intuition of this might really help you understand better :

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This can also be explained in another manner, Let us approach the problem in a mathematical way :

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Now, here’s where the word “NAIVE” comes in Naive Bayes

P(A | B) * P(B) = P(B | A) * P(A)

P(A | B) ∝ P(B | A) * P(A)

Didn’t I tell you? 95% is not even close to the answer. Well, Bayes Rule confirms it!

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Data Driven Investor

from confusion to clarity, not insanity