The following exercises all concern the use and modification of the AIMA implementation of environments and agents for the vacuum-cleaner world. This code can be found from the AIMA Code webpage.
NOTE: agent.py provides a Graphical User Interface for Environments. The Tkinter class does not seem to be installed properly in the CSSD machines. So you will have to edit agent.py to agent2.py, which does not give you the GUI. Similar problems might exist with other languages.
2.8: (programming) In addition, use compare_agents to compare this performance with RandomAgent in this environment.
2.10 (a): (written)
Question (written): Discuss question 2.8 above from an empirical perspective, using the notions from Parts III and IV of the lecture presented in class. In particular, be sure to discuss the hypothesis, the experimental design, how the problem issues were dealt with, the data analysis, and your conclusions.