I wanted to ensure that I understood the random forest algorithm right. I think it's fundamental to understand how something work before using it!

Am I right with this:Random Forest Algorithm

If not: what did I understand wrong?

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    $\begingroup$ I took a quick look and the picture looks okay to me. You calculate the importance score with the OOB data set. Best for you to read a text book. $\endgroup$
    – SmallChess
    Mar 4, 2017 at 15:21

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Ok. I think I got it now. It should be like this:


Am I right? If not: whats wrong?


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