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For every triple of literals u, v, w over the original variable set Xb " " Xn t the new variable set contains a variable Yu ,v,w whose value is defined by Yu,v,w = u V v V w. Note that when u = v = w, then Yu,1J ,W = u, so all of the original variables are present in the new set. Also, note that the number of new variables Yu ,1J ,W is (2n) 3 = O(n3 ). ,v,w } ' Furthermore, it should be clear that any 3-CNF ' formula c over Xl , , Xn is equivalent to a simple conjunction c over the • • • • Copyrighted Material .
Then IUi+l1 � IUil- o;�l) = lUi l (1- oP:(S» ) . So by in duc ti on on i: lu,l:<; (1- opi(sS m. Choosing i � opt(S) log m suffic es to drive this upper bound below 1. Thus all the elements of U are covered after the algorithm has chosen opt(S) logm sets. Copyrighted Material Chapter 2 40 We now return to the problem of PAC learn ing conjunctions with few relevant variables. 2 to o btain the required sa mple size for PAC learning. Thus, given a sample S of m e xamples of a target conjunction, the new Occam algori th m starts by applying our o riginal conjunctions algorithm - which uses only the positive examples - to S in order to produce a hypothes is conjunction h.
The new algorithm will then use the negative examples in S to e xclude several additional literals from h in a manner described below, to compute a new hypothesis conjunction hi containing at most size ( c) log m of the literals appearing in h. 2. Recal l th at e xcluding literals from h does no t affect consistency with the positive examples in S, since the set of positive examples of h only as we delete literals. However, the new algo rithm has to carefully choose which literals of h it excludes in order to ensure that the hypothes is grows is still consistent with all the negative examples in S.