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Kaggle Python Tutorial on Machine Learning

16 Exercises 1 hour 22,395 Participants 1,450 XP

Open Course Description

Always wanted to compete in a Kaggle competition but not sure you have the right skillset? This interactive tutorial by Kaggle and DataCamp on Machine Learning offers the solution. Step-by-step you will learn through fun coding exercises how to predict survival rate for Kaggle's Titanic competition using Machine Learning techniques. Upload your results and see your ranking go up!

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Chapter 1: Getting Started with Python

In this chapter we will go trough the essential steps that you will need to take before beginning to build predictive models.

Chapter 2: Predicting with Decision Trees

After making your first predictions in the previous chapter, it's time to bring you to the next level. In chapter 2 you

Chapter 3: Improving your predictions through Random Forests

What techniques can you use to improve your predictions even more? One possible way is by making use of the machine learning method Random Forest. Namely, a forest is just a collection of trees...

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