CSC 200

Chapter 13 Artificial Intelligence
Assignment - 66 Points

Instructions & Grading

CSI 5ed
Updated to 5th Edition
9-11-13 Fixed Typos

Simon
Herman Simon

Basic Instructions

  • Create a professional Word document. Include your name, course number and chapter number at the top of each page.
  • Each question is worth one point except for the Thought Questions.
  • Print your completed document and submit at the BEGINNING of class on the due date. Hand-written assignments or late assignments will not be accepted.
  • Include the number of each question in your document. Answer only the assigned questions.
  • Write your answers in your own words.
  • Do not cut and paste answers from your textbook nor a web site. Submitting answers found on any web site is a violation of the NRCC Honor code.

Assignment Details

(3 points) People in Computer Science - Herman A. Simon (page 420)

  1. What predigious award did Herbert Simon earn?
  2. Herbert Simon coined the word "satisfice". What does this term mean? (Not in book, do some research.)
  3. How does satisfice relate to his economic theory?

(5 points) Matching

  • #1 - #5

(16 points) True False

  • #6 - #21

(9 points) 13.1 Thinking Machines

  • Matching #22 - #30
  • Short Answer #31 - #36

(7 points) 13.2 Knowledge Representation and 13.3 Expert Systems

  • #46 - #53

(7 points) 13.4 Neural Networks

  • #54, #55, #57, #58, #60, #62, #64

(5 points) 13.5 Natural Language Processing

  • #68 - #72

(3 points) 13.6 Robotics

  • #73
  • #77 (not in book) Why is order important in Asimov's Laws of Robotics?
  • #78 (not in book) What could happen if the laws were in a different order?

(11 points) Thought Questions
Write a paragraph or more to answer each question.

  • (5 points) #1 First write down your 5 questions. Then go to the CSC 200 Resources page, under Chapter 13 and click on the AliceBot Turing Test - Scroll down to "Chat with A.L.I.C.E" link. Enter 5 different questions that would be useful for a Turing test. Do a screen capture of your results and print or embed in your Word document.
  • (2 points) #3
  • (2 points each) #4 and #6
    Read Ethical Issues Politics and the Internet: The Public's View Page 440 before answering these questions.

 

Submission

  • Print your Word document.
  • Submit at the beginning of class on or before the due date.

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