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Here is my eighth participant's report from the Stanford Introduction to Artificial Intelligence course.
Last week's report focused mainly on the midterm exam, and on a conversation with Sebastian Thrun. This report conments on the midterm exam and reflects on the way the course has run this week.
First, some comments on the midterm exam
1. According to information just received from Sebastian Thrun, 23k students passed the midterm, with 85% currently falling into the B+ range.
2. There was a surprising amount of post-exam discussion between students about the substance of the exam. There was some whingeing, but not much given the very large numbers on the course. The interesting discussion fell into three categories: