Chapter 11: Artificial Intelligence

agent
a responsive entity
Turing test
a means of measuring a machine’s ability to perform like a human
image analysis
the task of understanding an image
breadth-first
a search algorithm that processes all the nodes in a layer, one layer at a time at ever increasing depths
template matching
to identify by comparing to predefined patterns
production system
a “universal” approach to the construction of reasoning systems
semantic analysis
a task of language processing that identifies the meaning of words
heuristic
a tool for simulating intuition
breadth-first search
the result of considering all options equally important
image processing
the task of identifying characteristics found within an image
state graph
a “picture” of all states and productions