What is the definition of data mining that the author mentions?  How is this different from our current understanding of data mining?
What is the premise of the use case and findings?
What type of tools are used in the data mining aspect of the use case and how are they used?
Were the tools used appropriate for the use case?  Why or why not?INTRODUCTION TO DATA MINING


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Names: Tan, Pang-Ning, author. | Steinbach, Michael, author. | Karpatne,
Anuj, author. | Kumar, Vipin, 1956- author.

Title: Introduction to Data Mining / Pang-Ning Tan, Michigan State University,
Michael Steinbach, University of Minnesota, Anuj Karpatne, University of
Minnesota, Vipin Kumar, University of Minnesota.

Description: Second edition. | New York, NY : Pearson Education, [2019] |
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2017048641 | ISBN 9780133128901 | ISBN 0133128903

Subjects: LCSH: Data mining.

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ISBN-10: 0133128903

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To our families …

Preface to the Second Edition
Since the first edition, roughly 12 years ago, much has changed in the field of
data analysis. The volume and variety of data being collected continues to
increase, as has the rate (velocity) at which it is being collected and used to
make decisions. Indeed, the term, Big Data, has been used to refer to the
massive and diverse data sets now a

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