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Originally Posted by dbaksi@gmail.com
How is this different from problem 5 other than N=1000 and the fact that these simulated 'out of sample' points (E_out) are generated fresh ? I may be missing something but it seems to boil down to running the same program as in problem 5 with N=1000 for 1000 times; can someone clarify please ? thanks

There are indeed instances in the homeworks where the same experiment covers a number of homework problems.
Problem 5 asks about
while Problem 6 asks about (an estimate of)
. In both problems,
(
stands for the number of training examples in our notation).