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Originally Posted by mjbeeson
Counting weights. Just to clarify if I am counting right: suppose we have 2 input nodes and one hidden layer with 2 nodes and one output node. So then we have 4 weights, right? According to the problem statement the constant input nodes are counted in the "2". Similarly if every input or hidden layer has an even number of nodes then we must get an even number for the total number of weights. Do you agree? Or do I have an offbyone error in this count somehow?

"2 input nodes", does that include the constant node or not? I.e. does layer 0 look like
or like
? What's the right standard terminology to use here?