This course will be retired on January 8, 2022.
Making Your Dataset Smaller2:11 with Alyssa Batula
Sometimes it seems that “the more, the merrier” applies to the amount of data you have, but including irrelevant data can waste computing resources or even mislead your analysis.
- Target -- The feature we want to predict or learn more about. Also called the dependent variable.
- Dependent Variable -- Variable or feature whose value depends on one or more other features
- Independent Variable -- Variable or feature whose value does not depend on other features.
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