CS63 Artificial Intelligence

Week 5: Journal Questions

Answer the following question for Monday's reading on the Grand challenge of Go

  1. What makes the game of Go more challenging than other games such as Chess? Is Minimax an effective approach for applying AI to Go? Why or why not?
  2. Define the term roll out and explain how it is used in Monte Carlo Tree Search.

Answer the following questions for Wednesday's reading on Monte Carlo Tree Search

There are four major steps to conducting a Monte Carlo Tree Search.

  1. Pick the step that you understand the best. Describe this step and its purpose.
  2. Pick the step that you understand the least. Describe this step and what is unclear to you.

No journal response needed for Friday.