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Best frequent itemset package in python

Could anyone please recommend a good frequent itemset package in python? I only need to find frequent itemset, no need of finding the association rules.
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Visualizing items frequently purchased together

I have a dataset in following structure inserted in a CSV file: Banana Water Rice Rice Water Bread Banana Juice Each row indicates a collection of items ...
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Perform classification on market basket analysis

I have the following problem that I don't know how to solve: I have the data for different market baskets with a corresponding class. So for example I know: Student - {beer, milk, water} ...
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Association Rules - Data Mining - Train and Test approach?

Does it make sense to use the train, test, and validation model using the Association Rules ...
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If deep-learning learns features, aren't we saying it can learn association rules?

If deep-learning learns features, aren't we saying it can learn association rules ?
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Remove Outliers - Market Basket Analysis

I'm having some thoughts on whether I should remove the outliers. I'm trying to find the tags that are commonly used together. Imagine that I have the following dataset. The first column is the Tag_ID ...
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Association Rules

I'm using association rules for a project and noticed that there is a dearth of papers in the last 10-15 years on the topic although it seemed really popular 15-25 years ago. Is there any reason why?
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How do I predict a set of frequently bought items?

I have a dataset of retail transactions wherein different users buy certain items together. For example, a user A buys a toothpaste, a toothbrush and a floss at the same time, and a user B buys a ...
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Correlation between products based on purchases placed around the same date

Association rule learning has a fair bit of material based around the correlation of products purchased on the same order/at the same time. However I'd like to discover if there is a method for ...
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How to classify test objects with this ruleset in order of priority?

I'm coding a program that tests several classifiers over a database weather.arff, I found rules below, I want classify test objects. I do not understand how the classification, it is described: "In ...
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Association Rule Mining across two market baskets

I am quite familiar with Association Rule mining but I need to use it to associate ACROSS two market baskets instead of finding support WITHIN a market basket. Imagine customers come to a Store A ...
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How to create group IDs for people in longitudinal data

I have a large data set which contains individuals and the address where they live. I want to create a group ID based off shared addresses (the working idea: people who share the same address can be ...
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Which data mining or machine learning algorithm would be appropriate for learning ordered frequent patterns?

I have a dataset as (var1, var2, out), where the ordered pair <var1, var2> gives out. ...
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Can inferencing come from incomplete rule sets?

I have some data for medical diagnosis, consisting of some rules about relationship of diseases and their symptoms, for example disease D1 frequently has symptom S1 or disease D2 rarely has symptom S1....
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Association Mining - is buying Independent?

I have a problem. I can't not solve this exerciese. What is the best way to solve this exerciese? What are the approaches for this kind of exerciese? The following table summarizes transactions in a ...
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How can causal inference be used with machine learning?

I am wondering how Causal inference is being used with machine learning and specially where in the data science project ? I have ...
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Association rules in R / Subset rules based on feature

I tried using the apriori algorithm in the arules library for association rules mining in R. There's two thing I'd like to ask: Why are the lhs and rhs of the rules in intervals? For example U get ...
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Association rule learning for multi-classification suggestions

The task is the following: given a training set of medical symptoms and an associated diagnosis, output a list of the most likely diagnosises for a combination of symptoms. As of now, a solution ...
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What's immediate superset?

What's immediate superset? Why is it called immediate? They appear in the context of Apriori algorithm. Particularly the one enhanced with hashing.
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Association Rule Learning for Home Electricity or Water Data?

My university has a building on campus where electrical usage and water usage is monitored down to the second. Many electrical loads and water usageis tracked and stored in a database. In the water ...
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Does the count of items in a transaction matter to apriori?

When preparing my data for funneling into the Microsoft Association Rules algorithm, I was not sure if I should group by data by Transaction and Item, or have a record for every instance of an item in ...
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Association rules: Find the recipe for a list of ingredients

Assume I have big database of recipes. For each recipe I have a list of ingredients. Now I want to find all association rules in the form of ...
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Any idea to what $\bar{X}$ refers to in association rules? Is it "not-$X$"?

Any idea to what $\bar{X}$ refers to in association rules? Is it "not-$X$"? It's in the context of interestingness measure for rule $X \rightarrow Y$.
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Run Apriori algorithm in python 2.7

I have a DataFrame in python by using pandas which has 3 columns and 80.000.000 rows. The Columns are: {event_id,device_id,category}.[] each device has many events and each event can have more than ...
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Mining association rules between time series

I have a pandas dataframe that represents a time series. My time series is segmented over the phase type that the robot is performing (i.e. I have a column with the phase type per timestamp and the ...
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Group or find associations and orderings for elements that appear in different samples (analyzing examples of input files for undocumented code)

I'm trying to understand and use a physics simulation code that was written decades ago. It uses input files that have their origins in stacks of punch cards as input. In other words each line is a ...
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How to generate more market basket association rules for products with smaller basket sizes?

I'm working with data where many customers only buy 1-3 products at a time, meaning that there aren't enough products being purchased together for the market basket algorithm to determine associations....
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Association rules - Find 100% confidence rules [closed]

Suppose there are 100 items, numbered 1 to 100, and also 100 baskets, also numbered 1 to 100. Item i is in basket b if and only ...
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Apriori algorithm with tags

In apriori algorithm, we can create association rules with respect to the frequencies of the corresponding data set. My question is, what if we have tags data in addition to the transaction data. For ...
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How to figure out what elements are missing from a set, based on other sets?

I would like to solve a problem where I have a set of sets of possible values, but some elements of some sets are corrupted/deleted, so I had to figure out what is the most probable candidate ...
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Association rules mining

Consider for a dataset with many transactions each with items sold. Now, consider that we are given minimum support level and confidence level and that we have constructed the tables L1 and L2 each ...
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Filtering redundant Association rules

After performing association rule mining, (using mlxtend library), I have gotten a pandas dataframe containing all the association rules. This contains too many rules, therefore we must reduce the ...
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Confusion about maximal and closed itemsets in association rules

So I'm studying association rules and Apriori algorithm for my data science class. There's a section about compactness (compact representation of frequent itemsets). I'm not sure whether I'm not ...
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How to infer which sequence of events are more likely to result in an event of interest?

Background I have a sequence/series of events. Some sequences will end up with an event of interest $y$, while others won't. $$S_1 = [a, b, c, d, ..., y]$$ $$S_2 = [a, b, b, e, ..., a]$$ $$...$$ $$S_n ...
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Association Rules with Python (coded dataset)

I have this dataset which I really need to use association rules techniques on. The dataset has like 90 variables, many of which are ordinal. Thing is, the data is already coded using numbers instead ...
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Upsell project based on sales records

in my company we are working on a upset project in which we are trying to solve the following problem: What we propose to our customer that he/she may be interested in based on the fact that he/she ...
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rule generation in a big dataset

Given a dataset with 30 fields and 25000 instances, 1) what are your suggestions for novel methods of rule extraction? 2) Can I use association rule mining in addition to sequential rule mining? 3)...
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Is the Apriori algorithm suitable for database tuples?

Problem description: I need to use an association rule algorithm that lets me use database tuples and I think Apriori is a good option, but I am not sure. Starting point: I know the Apriori ...
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Mining Association rules from a data warehouse and a transactional database [closed]

I wonder if it is possible to perform market basket analysis to extract the association rules from a data warehouse and a transactional database in the same time to predict the future purchases of a ...
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What is confidence reflexivity in association rules?

I did not understand the meaning of reflexivity term in association rules. I could not find a basic explanation about it. All I found was just academical researches and they heavy for me. Can anybody ...
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Applying association rules for variable prediction in R

A have a data frame with shops with a number of independent variables (all categorical), I'm trying to find a decent model to predict a dependent variable that is ordered and categorical (ie volume of ...
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How is FP-Tree used in FP-Growth maintained for large dataset

I was studying about Association Rule Learning and got to know about FP-Growth algorithm. I am wondering that how is FP-Tree maintained for a really large dataset, for example, that of Amazon and eBay....
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Mapping xml tags by Rule Learning/Generation Algorithms

I'm trying to map tags/attributes from xml files from different sources. I've found a paper called Semantic Mapping of XML Tags using Inductive Machine Learning. Among various things, it also talks ...
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Associating processes with load on the system

I am trying to find out the processes on our linux servers that are responsible for load on the system. We have an application server and an Oracle database server (both running Linux). The ...
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Numerical data and different algorithms

I was hoping to get some help on a task I have been given. I have a data set with the chemical breakdown of a drink. My job is to find some sort of analysis with the given data. The data has 10 ...
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Possible NLP approaches to extract 'goals' from text

I am planning to take up an interesting NLP project. I want to extract 'goal' statements from lengthy reports. For example, the goals can be We would be reducing our carbon footprint by 50% by 2025 or ...
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Apriori gives 0 rules

I am trying to use apriori() on this dataset. After cleaning it, I made all attributes categorical with as.factor(). Then I uset these instruction: ...
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Association rule mining interpretation

I am trying to create a association using apriori algorithm.The data contains around 33000 records.Below is the sample of the data ...
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Association Mining / rules are the statements appears to be true

I have a problem. I don't know how I cloud explain which of the three statements appears to be true and if my calculation below is invalid?` The following table summarizes the results of a medical ...
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Associationg Rules/ Mining is this association rule strong

I have a problem. I can't not solve this exerciese. What is the best way to solve this exerciese? What are the approaches for this kind of exerciese? The following table summarizes transactions in a ...
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