Decision tree algorithms are an active area of research in the field of data mining. They incorporate multi-stage decision processes. Because of the rapidity of decision tree generation and the clarity and comprehensibility of their structures, it is easy to extract commercially valuable information that enables decision makers to make the right decisions. Thus, decision trees are widely used to good effect in the military, medicine, securities and investment, exploration, and corporate governance. In medicine, a decision tree model for pancreatic cancer analysis successfully concluded that a patient should first have an endoscopy; in securities, decision trees are applied more widely, such as the decision tree model used in the ISCRMS system ...

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