Answer the following question for
Monday's reading on Minimax
- Describe in your own words how the minimax algorithm operates.
- Do you think the minimax algorithm mimics the way humans play games? Briefly explain your answer in 3-5 sentences.
Answer the following questions for
Wednesday's reading on Alpha-Beta Pruning
- What is the point of adding alpha-beta pruning onto the Minimax algorithm?
Define the term evaluation function. When is an evalutation function necessary for AI game players?
No journal response needed for Friday.