What do we mean by value?
Value is a crucial element to decision making. To define in simple terms, value is a
certain worth you place on something whether it be an object, an action, or a decision.
The Island Problem
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Neurons as Detectors:
The study Receptive Fields of Single Neurons in the Cats Striate Cortex, done
by Hubel and Wiesel, investigates the idea that a single neuron has a receptive field with
an on and an off region. On region meaning when stimulated will
Q1: Neurons, and groups of neurons, can be thought of as detectors. Explain
o While neurons are not restricted to firing to only ONE variety of stimuli, it wont
fire for everything. For example, a specific neuron might fire for light stimulation