Answer the following questions for
Monday's reading on Melanie Mitchell's paper about Semantic Image Retrieval
What is the goal of the system described in this paper?
What are the main components of the computational architecture used in this paper?
Come up with at least one question that you can ask Melanie Mitchell about this paper.
Answer the following question for
Wednesday's reading about philosophy of AI (Mitchell Chapter 3)
Define the difference between weak and strong AI.
Some have argued that "Only when a machine feels things and
is aware of its own actions and feelings--in short, is
conscious--could we consider it to be actually thinking." Do you
agree? Why or why not?
No journal response needed for Friday.