Introduction to Partitioning
Variations of partitioning go by many names and brand names: decision trees, CARTTM, CHAIDTM, C4.5, C5, and others. The technique is often taught as a data mining technique because
• it is good for exploring relationships without having a good prior model,
• it handles large problems easily, and
• the results are very interpretable.
A classic application is where you want to turn a data table of ...