### Machine Learning Zoomcamp Update: Thursday, 9 September 2021

###### Date: 9 September 2021

Today, I completed the Sessions 1.6, 1.7 and 1.8.

#### Session 1.6 - Setting up the Environment

This session gave instructions on how to install any necessary software. Even though I don't use Conda, I already have all the necessary Python packages installed on my system. Still I am planning to do the homework tasks on Google Colab.

#### Session 1.7 - Introduction to NumPy

This session gave a refresher on basic NumPy methods. I completed this one quickly as I already knew everything he was talking about.

#### Session 1.8 - Linear Algebra Refresher

This session gave a refresher on Linear Algebra mainly Matrix algebra. Even though the topics covered were basic I really enjoyed this session.

Topics covered:

- Vector operations
- Matrix multiplication and intuition behind it
- Identity Matrix
- Inverse of a Matrix

Estimated Time Taken: 1 hour