This website is a companion website for the textbook, First Steps in Artificial Intelligence, authored by Vinaay Patil.

It includes programs, some games from the book, quotes, queries, and links to buying the book

“In order to understand the nature of things,

we must begin by asking,

not whether a thing is good or bad,

but of what kind it is?

And how much is there of it?”

- James Clerk Maxwell


About the book

Quotes from book

Game Playing

PROLOG Tutorial

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Sample Chapter