# Support Vector Machines

from pathlib import Path

DATA_DIR = Path("/kaggle/input")
if (DATA_DIR / "ucfai-core-sp19-svms").exists():
DATA_DIR /= "ucfai-core-sp19-svms"
else:
# You'll need to download the data from Kaggle and place it in the data/
#   directory beside this notebook.
# The data should be here: https://kaggle.com/c/ucfai-core-sp19-svms/data
DATA_DIR = Path("data")


## Other Meetings in this Series

#### A Walk Through the Random Forest

Neural Nets are not the end all be all of Machine Learning. In this lecture, we will see how a decision tree works, and see how powerful a collection of them can be. From there, we will see how to utilize Random Forests to do digit recognition.