Intelligence is the computational part of the ability to achieve goals in the world. It involves mental
processes such as creativity, solving problems, pattern recognition, classification, learning,
optimization, language processin
Social impact of artificial intelligence
When we are able to create machines smarter than humans, then those machines could do
likewise, but much faster.
The problem of the threat of unfriendly artificial intelligence and losing control of the
Learning denotes changes in a system that enable a system to do the same task more efficiently the next time.
A computer program is said to learn from experience E with respect to some class of tasks T and performance measure
P, if its pe
Fundamentals of Genetic Algorithms
Genetic Algorithms (GAs) are adaptive heuristic search algorithm based on the evolutionary ideas
of natural selection and genetics.
Genetic algorithms (GAs) are a part of Evolutionary computing, a rapidly growing area
What do you understand by the following terms: (5 marks)
An agent is anything that can
be viewed as perceiving its environment and then acting appropriately according to information
it has about its environment.
An expert system, is an interactive computer-based decision tool that uses both facts and heuristics
to solve difficult decision making problems, based on knowledge acquired from an expert.
An expert system is a model and associated procedu
SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE
DEPARTMENT: SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE
COURSE: ICT IN RECORDS AND ARCHIVES MANAGEMENT 1
COURSE CODE: INS 117
LECTURER: MS. MZERAH
QUESTION: Explain obstacles or barriers faced by Kenya in achieving the
ICT pillar as stated
What is Common Sense ?
Common sense is the mental skills that most people share.
Common Sense is ability to analyze a situation based on its context, using millions of integrated
pieces of common knowledge.
John McCarthy was the first to t
Knowledge representation formalisms (techniques)
Different types of knowledge require different types of
Predicate logic :Predicate is a function may be
TRUE for some arguments, and FALSE for others.
Semantic networks :A semantic net is
Natural Language Processing
NLP is Natural Language Processing.
Natural languages are those spoken by people.
NLP encompasses anything a computer needs to understand natural language (typed or spoken) and
also generate the natural language.