Accession Number:

ADA165018

Title:

CART (Classification and Regression Trees) Program: The Implementation of the CART Program and Its Application to Estimating Attrition Rates.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

174.0

Abstract:

The main purpose of this thesis is the implementation of the classification and regression trees CART computer programs on the Naval Postgraduate School Computer system. An additional goal is the forecasting of officer attrition rates of the U.S. Marine Corps. The use of this program requires a deep understanding of the algorithmic structure of CART and the user must experiment with it in order to develop a reasonable approach to the management of the computers memory. The complete set of commands required to run the programs, and the complete results, are included. Keywords Computer files. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE