
Boolean Retrieval

Exercises 1.1  1.3

Use the termdocument incidence matrix in Figure 1.1 to return the documents related to the query "(Brutus OR Caesar) AND NOT(Antony OR Cleopatra)"

Can you find a general way to process arbitrary Boolean queries as the query in previous exercise?

See the exercises at the end of the slides.


Scoring, Term Weighting & the Vector Space Model

Exercises 6.1  6.6

Exercises 6.8  6.11

Exercises 6.15  6.17


Evaluation in Information Retrieval

Exercises 8.1  8.3

Exercises 8.8, 8.9(ae), and 8.10


Relevance Feedback and Query Expansion

Exercises 9.1  9.4, and 97


Probabilistic Information Retrieval

Exercises 11.1, 11.2, and 11.4


Language Models for Information Retrieval

Exercises 12.3  12.7
