Question 3/10 fast.ai v4 lecture 7
You would like to train a Random Forest classifier on data that contains discreet values that have some order (for instance a column size with possible values of small, medium large). What is the name of such a variable? How do you convey this information to
These are ordinal variables. You can pass this information onto
pandas by setting the column to be of type
category and passing in the order.
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