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Hands-On Machine Learning with C# by Matt R. Cole

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Iris dataset

The Iris dataset is a dataset of flowers introduced by the biologist Mr. Ronald Fisher in 1936. This dataset contains 50 samples from each of 3 species of the Iris flower (Iris setosa, Iris virginica, Iris versicolor). Each sample consists of four features (length of the sepal, length of the petal, width of the sepal, width of the pedal). Combined, this data produces a linearly discriminant model distinguishing one species from another.

So, how do we go from the flower to the data:

We need to now take what we know about the visual representation of what we are working with (the flower) and transform it into something the computer ...

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