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Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-27-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
according to the SOA, I've completed 100% of the...

according to the SOA, I've completed 100% of the course by simply opening each module to see how long it is.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-23-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
ok stupid question, can't use R studio without R

ok stupid question, can't use R studio without R
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-23-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
do we need both R studio and R, or just one is...

do we need both R studio and R, or just one is fine? is one of them better than the other?

i just got R studio for now
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-03-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
for those of you who have started, how long do...

for those of you who have started, how long do you think it will take to go through the modules?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-26-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
I know I could be an ASA now :roll: Only...

I know I could be an ASA now :roll:

Only reason I'm waiting to register is so I can earn points on a new credit card. If they're charging that much I might as well get something out of it as well...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-25-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
wow it costs that much? I wonder why they added...

wow it costs that much? I wonder why they added this new exam ... $$$
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-23-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
any reason why you need the SRM manual for this...

any reason why you need the SRM manual for this exam?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-02-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
so we can't actually get started on this until...

so we can't actually get started on this until after 7/24 right
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-19-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 96,047
Posted By Tetsuo
Passed this morning. Get Mahler. The real exam is...

Passed this morning. Get Mahler. The real exam is a lot harder than the SOA sample and may 2007 released exam. I didn't even do that many Mahler exams and never scored great on any of them but they...
Forum: MAS-II 06-19-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,157
Posted By Tetsuo
Passed this morning. Get Mahler. The real exam is...

Passed this morning. Get Mahler. The real exam is a lot harder than the SOA sample and may 2007 released exam. I didn't even do that many Mahler exams and never scored great on any of them but they...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-12-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
is everyone talking about the "DRAFT December...

is everyone talking about the "DRAFT December 2018 Syllabus with Learning Objectives/Outcomes and Readings" syllabus or is there something else? because based on what i've seen it doesn't look that...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-12-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
You think the SOA is going to put more effort...

You think the SOA is going to put more effort into developing (and grading) exams, for less money???
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-11-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
so the learning module from the SOA is the only...

so the learning module from the SOA is the only source of study material for this exam? just sounds like a FAP modules extension to me ...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
i'm not trying to scare people. sorry if i am...

i'm not trying to scare people. sorry if i am coming off as if i'm trying to take away from those who passed. i'm not trying to discredit anyone's pass at all regardless of how they prepared. before...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 96,047
Posted By Tetsuo
i got the mahler exams a few weeks ago but have...

i got the mahler exams a few weeks ago but have barely touched them. definitely going to work through them this time. i should have started studying earlier, but there has been a lot of distractions....
Forum: MAS-II 04-17-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,157
Posted By Tetsuo
i got the mahler exams a few weeks ago but have...

i got the mahler exams a few weeks ago but have barely touched them. definitely going to work through them this time. i should have started studying earlier, but there has been a lot of distractions....
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
nah just trying to save other people from under...

nah just trying to save other people from under preparing due to reading misleading advice online, that's all.

feeling the need to post your transcript on an online forum screams mark zuckerberg...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
the 307 prepared YOU for the exam YOU got. the...

the 307 prepared YOU for the exam YOU got. the end! I'm not saying you cannot pass using the 307 alone, I'm saying you cannot rely on it to *GUARANTEE* a pass - might want go back to elementary...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-16-2018, 11:12 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
i mean difficulty in passing. you can get...

i mean difficulty in passing. you can get difficult problems on credibility, but that's expected. you can get easy problems but on obscure topics, and that makes passing harder.

the people saying...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-16-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
reading the responses just shows how crazy the...

reading the responses just shows how crazy the variance in difficulty on this exam is...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-09-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 101,453
Posted By Tetsuo
Wow. This would have been my last requirement to...

Wow. This would have been my last requirement to get my ASA, and I ended up taking an incredibly difficult exam and got a 5. I am officially depressed.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 03-27-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
probably after june/july 2018 whenever that ASA...

probably after june/july 2018 whenever that ASA deadline is
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 02-27-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
lol :roll: I'm just saying, doesn't seem...

lol :roll:

I'm just saying, doesn't seem like C/MLC level of studying and dedication, with the high possibility of failure on top of it. Seems more like an advanced module to me.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 02-26-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 58,410
Posted By Tetsuo
how many hours of studying do you think this one...

how many hours of studying do you think this one will take?

looking at the current syllabus, it doesn't seem that bad.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-26-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,669
Posted By Tetsuo
I would say not common. You can get kicked out of...

I would say not common. You can get kicked out of the study program if you fail a certain number of times or don't take an exam for an extended amount of time, but where I work that actually doesn't...
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