Does linear autoassociative network have any practical use? A.

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Does linear autoassociative network have any practical use?

A. yes

B. no

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The above asked question is from Analysis of Pattern Storage in chapter Feedforward Neural Networks of Neural Networks

Correct answer is B. no

Explanation: Since if input is noisy then output will aslo be noisy, hence no practical use.