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Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-28-2020, 12:43 PM
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Posted By BabyHorse15
You'll need to remove the original variable...

You'll need to remove the original variable (Level) and the base binarized variable (LevelA) to use stepAIC.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-19-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 514
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Posted By BabyHorse15
I would guess that Hawaii is the last location...

I would guess that Hawaii is the last location offering the exam, so when those people finish? Google says the HI location is open 8am - 4pm, so probably safe to wait until midnight (based on EST),...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-18-2020, 11:50 PM
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Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
Sorry to hear this. I would have suggested that...

Sorry to hear this. I would have suggested that you ask them to look at their availability for tomorrow while you were at the location and to set up your appointment. At this point in time, assuming...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-18-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
I took the exam today and didn't run into any...

I took the exam today and didn't run into any issues with libraries. :shrug:
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-18-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
This sounds like you and others at your testing...

This sounds like you and others at your testing location were given an unfair advantage of seeing the problem statement before the exam started.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-16-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
Anyone know if we're allowed to write on the...

Anyone know if we're allowed to write on the printout of the problem statement or can we only write on the scratch paper? I find myself jotting down notes on the problem statement papers for the...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-16-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 34,281
Posted By BabyHorse15
I'm not sure if this has already been asked, but...

I'm not sure if this has already been asked, but I'm working through ACTEX PE #1 at the moment and in Task 5 where we create a random forest, I've run the sample solution code. The code runs to...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-16-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
Interpret model coefficients

I know how to interpret GLM coefficients when working with log or logit link functions, but what about other link functions? Let's go with the assumption that I do not want to create a data table of...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-15-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 76,709
Posted By BabyHorse15
Doesn't look like this functionality will be...

Doesn't look like this functionality will be available. Here's a list of shortcut keys that are disabled:
https://www.soa.org/globalassets/assets/Files/Edu/2018/exam-pa-disabled-short-key.pdf
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 06-08-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,294
Posted By BabyHorse15
I have the same question. I purchased the print...

I have the same question. I purchased the print version of the manual for Fall 2019 and am using the pass guarantee to access the digital Spring 2020 manual. The actuariallearning site says I...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 02-27-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
You said this last sitting as well......:troll:

You said this last sitting as well......:troll:
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 01-31-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
The modules don't teach you how to code in R,...

The modules don't teach you how to code in R, they just tell you to read specific chapters from one of the textbooks.

I used the modules and textbooks the first time I sat and used Actex the...
Forum: ERM module 01-06-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,692
Posted By BabyHorse15
Just sent you a PM. Thanks!

Just sent you a PM. Thanks!
Forum: Modules 1-5 12-19-2019, 01:08 PM
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Views: 204,401
Posted By BabyHorse15
I'm curious as to whether you'll be allowed to...

I'm curious as to whether you'll be allowed to discuss the new EOM exercises since it will be part of the IA. Under the current modules you can't discuss IA with anyone.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-19-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
Triple Z posted this earlier: ...

Triple Z posted this earlier:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showpost.php?p=9770863&postcount=541

On Thursday #8 (I think) and #10 were both 10pts
Forum: ERM module 12-17-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,692
Posted By BabyHorse15
I would like to join too

I would like to join too
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-14-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
I had no issues running it with categorical...

I had no issues running it with categorical predictors. :shrug:
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-13-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
I had to do the same thing and I knew how to do...

I had to do the same thing and I knew how to do both questions :(
Hoping to scrape by as well. Went into the exam fully prepared and felt comfortable with all of the questions, so would hate to...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-12-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
Donít think youíre supposed to. I think the rules...

Donít think youíre supposed to. I think the rules we agree to at the beginning probably say itís not allowed? I clicked through without reading the specific terms.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-12-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 200,890
Posted By BabyHorse15
candidate #s: 2/28/20 transcripts: 3/2/20 ...

candidate #s: 2/28/20
transcripts: 3/2/20

https://www.soa.org/education/general-info/exam-results/edu-exam-results-detail/
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-11-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,976
Posted By BabyHorse15
For Task 5 where it asks for two GLM models...

For Task 5 where it asks for two GLM models (distribution/link functions), would we have been penalized if we didn't create the third suggested GLM with Gaussian/log after seeing that Inverse...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-11-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 38,112
Posted By BabyHorse15
I just logged out and back in without any issue...

I just logged out and back in without any issue using Chrome.
Forum: Modules 1-5 12-10-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,547
Posted By BabyHorse15
Did you check the page where you submitted your...

Did you check the page where you submitted your IA to see if anything posted there? I know someone who submitted very close to the midnight deadline and found out results 2 weeks ago, which seems to...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-10-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 38,112
Posted By BabyHorse15
No, you will not. You can request the ability to...

No, you will not. You can request the ability to print the third component from the company you purchased the manual from if you do not already have the ability to do so.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 12-10-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,765
Posted By BabyHorse15
You can reference the first paragraph on pg...

You can reference the first paragraph on pg 253/section 4.3 of the ACTEX manual for the explanation.

R automatically takes the first alphanumeric level to be the level of interest, so if you have...
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