Algorithms to Live by

  1. I took this opportunity to revise probability with The Secretary Problem. Learnt the concept of Optimal stopping, i.e., the point where you decide to choose from given options instead of taking in new options. Eg. While hiring a secretary do you finalise after interviewing first 10 or do you interview 10 more?
  2. Sorting: I learn that computers can sort items in 3 ways. Then learnt about it in detailed course video.




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