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Importance

The study of plant uses by people is termed economic botany or ethnobotany; some consider economic botany to focus on modern cultivated plants, while ethnobotany focuses on indigenous plants cultivated and used by native peoples. Human cultivation of plants is part of agriculture, which is the basis of human civilization. Plant agriculture is subdivided into agronomy, horticulture and forestry.

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Cross-entropy Method - Estimation Via Importance Sampling
... Using importance sampling this quantity can be estimated as, where is a random sample from ... For positive, the theoretically optimal importance sampling density (pdf)is given by ...
The Continuum - Attack Factor / Defense Factor
... are being kept hidden by the developers, however the relative importance of each factor in contributing to AF and DF can be seen below ... Factors in order of importance for AF STR/INT DEX then MOR then the "Roll" ... Factors in order of importance for DF CON WILL then SPD DEX then MOR then the "Roll" ...
Spotted Barb - Importance To Humans
... The spotted barb is of commercial importance in the aquarium trade and of minor importance in the fisheries industry ...
Leopold Matrix
... are filled in to indicate the magnitude (from -10 to +10) and the importance (from 1 to 10) of the impact of each activity on each environmental factor ... Measurements of magnitude and importance tend to be related, but do not necessarily directly correlate ... area is affected by the development and how badly, but importance is a more subjective measurement ...
Monte Carlo Method In Statistical Physics - Importance Sampling
... to be more relevant to the integral? The answer is yes, using the Importance sampling technique ... where are the sampled values taking into account the importance probability ...

Famous quotes containing the word importance:

    Whoever deliberately attempts to insure confidentiality with another person is usually in doubt as to whether he inspires that person’s confidence in him. One who is sure that he inspires confidence attaches little importance to confidentiality.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    We ought to esteem it of the greatest importance that the fictions which children first hear should be adapted in the most perfect manner to the promotion of virtue.
    Plato (c. 427–347 B.C.)

    Think of the importance of Friendship in the education of men.... It will make a man honest; it will make him a hero; it will make him a saint. It is the state of the just dealing with the just, the magnanimous with the magnanimous, the sincere with the sincere, man with man.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)