Bias/Variance Trade-off in the real world.

Me on break…

As a former archaeologist who ended up as a GIS Supervisor at an electric company, I have a few examples of models to build from that seem vastly different, but when applied to the bias/variance trade-off actually have a lot of modeling similarities.

What does bias look like in archaeology? Well, most of what archaeologists do can be considered bias. The only thing we have left to…