Imagine this example:

Atributes table

We see that the attributes color and points have the same value. What attribute should we choose for the construction of the tree?


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A decision tree will automatically select the attributes that are predictive of the targets. The automatic learning of meaningful features is one the primary advantages of machine learning in general and decision tree in particular.


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