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Forum: Modules 1-5 03-04-2020, 07:35 AM
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Posted By magicjello
I don't have an answer for you but found your...

I don't have an answer for you but found your post because I have the same question; and also have two kids. I have the exact same concern and am worried if these actually take this long I will need...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 02-28-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
It's usually central time I think. Has anyone...

It's usually central time I think. Has anyone seen a post about time?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 02-28-2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
why can't results go up at midnight? Having a...

why can't results go up at midnight? Having a hard time focusing on work.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-16-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
I feel like I probably got a 5, but possibly a 6,...

I feel like I probably got a 5, but possibly a 6, or maybe a 4.

Things that threw me off:

1. Not being able to reduce the important variables of the GLM

2. Could not get task 11 to work and...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-11-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
I'm probably unreasonably nervous that there will...

I'm probably unreasonably nervous that there will be some issue uploading.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-11-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
How much time do I need to leave for...

How much time do I need to leave for uploading/submitting files? Do we get to do that after the time is up?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-13-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
I feel like I'm going to fail this sitting. :/ ...

I feel like I'm going to fail this sitting. :/

Looking forward to the Actex manual being fully released for my next try, though.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-05-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
Thanks! I just deleted my post after finding...

Thanks! I just deleted my post after finding this....I'm should have looked a bit harder before asking.

I got nervous after reading something in mod 6 that I misinterpreted.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-30-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-30-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
You say 4 full length ones, am I missing one? (2)...

You say 4 full length ones, am I missing one? (2) from June and (1) from last December, what is #4? The sample project?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-04-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
Finally was able to schedule. My center only had...

Finally was able to schedule. My center only had 12/12 availability, but didn't look elsewhere because I was leaning towards that day anyways.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-04-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
I tried calling the prometric number at the...

I tried calling the prometric number at the bottom of the SOA email but it just put me on hold for 20 min and then disconnected.

Website still has no availability this morning; I'll try calling...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-02-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
I just registered through the SOA website;...

I just registered through the SOA website; haven't taken a CBT exam in a while. I'll have to wait for an email and then schedule it, right? Is that how it works?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-17-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 850
Views: 201,208
Posted By magicjello
Planning to start first week of august. Have no...

Planning to start first week of august. Have no experience in R, have transition credit for SRM....not sure what my study plans are.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-16-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
That is, indeed, what it felt like at times. ...

That is, indeed, what it felt like at times.

Here's hoping I can get PA on the 1st try!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
I am going to do PA next. I have no experience...

I am going to do PA next. I have no experience with R. I'm thinking I'll start in August. I guess my plan is to start the modules and see what they're like; then come up with a more solid plan.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
Graded myself at 72.5, and got a 7. Breakdown...

Graded myself at 72.5, and got a 7.
Breakdown of self-grading:
17/20 on MC (not looking at PAC)
3 WA Qs at full or close to full points
2 WA Qs at roughly 1/2 points
1 WA Q at close to zero
...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
Can you please leave us alone? Channel this anger...

Can you please leave us alone? Channel this anger into an email/phone call/letter writing campaign to the SOA instead of dragging down your peers (both those who passed and those who failed).
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
which one did you pass? why are you here today?...

which one did you pass? why are you here today? did you come on here to make sure enough people failed to hit some sort of sick personal quota???

so many questions
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
Why must you be the thief of joy?

Why must you be the thief of joy?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
well, this was not what I was expecting when I...

well, this was not what I was expecting when I checked in this morning....

I didn't get to the page in time, but I'm not sure I'd believe it anyways. yikes! We'll know soon.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-11-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
This is really interesting to read. Sadly, my...

This is really interesting to read. Sadly, my biggest take away is that if they aren't double grading ALL the exams (less than 1/2?!) HOW does it take so FREAKING LONG? They need more graders because...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-09-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
How I'm passing time: quarter end (work),...

How I'm passing time: quarter end (work), cleaning my closet (home), plus I have kids and they are very distracting (for better or for worse)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-05-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
It's on...I think I'm going to have to turn my...

It's on...I think I'm going to have to turn my phone off....I will not do well at the meeting if I find out I failed 5 minutes in. awk!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-03-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 745
Views: 158,631
Posted By magicjello
I have a meeting during grade release time...

I have a meeting during grade release time (assuming it's the usual time). It's going to be a struggle to focus.
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