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Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-11-2018, 02:49 PM
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Posted By ARodOmaha
Registration for the exam sitting should be near....

Registration for the exam sitting should be near. According to SOA:

"A link to the exam registration page will be found at specific intervals in the PA e-Learning modules. These links will be...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-08-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
http://instruction.bus.wisc.edu/jfrees/jfreesbooks...

http://instruction.bus.wisc.edu/jfrees/jfreesbooks/Regression%20Modeling/BookWebDec2010/data.html

Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but all of the possible data for the project is contained in this...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 10-05-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
That's my goal, but Module 6 has bogged me down. ...

That's my goal, but Module 6 has bogged me down. Hopefully I can finish in 2-3 weeks.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-26-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,621
Posted By ARodOmaha
Well today is hump day. That means you're...

Well today is hump day. That means you're starting tomorrow.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-25-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
The sample solution is now available on Slide 21...

The sample solution is now available on Slide 21 of Module 9.

Quote: "For this sample project, the creators did not consider the fact that only five hours would be available."

Do we need to...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-20-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
I had no prior R experience. I've been doing...

I had no prior R experience. I've been doing every exercise in "R for Everyone" and within the modules by re-typing the code. It's not bad. Think of it as the replacement for having to memorize...
Forum: Probability 09-18-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By ARodOmaha
Couple questions: (1) Are you assuming that...

Couple questions: (1) Are you assuming that Saturday is a work day? If it isn't a work day, then the employee wouldn't call in, so the probability is zero. If the employee is calling in on their...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-17-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
:bunny:

:bunny:
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-17-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
:viola:

:viola:
Forum: Statistics for Risk Modeling 09-13-2018, 02:14 PM
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Views: 249
Posted By ARodOmaha
First

:lol::lol::lol:
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-30-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
I'm currently on Chapter 5, General Loss Models,...

I'm currently on Chapter 5, General Loss Models, in the Actex manual. Since I'm ahead of schedule, I was still going to skim through Chapter 6 Time Series; nothing to lose by doing so. I figure...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-27-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
Overachiever. I am currently on Module 4 and...

Overachiever.

I am currently on Module 4 and also on Chapter 4 of 10 of the Actex manual. Based on the syllabus, it appears that Modules 6-8 contain the bulk of the useful material--general...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-21-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
Yeah, it gets the point across and it's easy...

Yeah, it gets the point across and it's easy enough to read. I would recommend it.
Forum: MAS-II 08-20-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,656
Posted By ARodOmaha
Felicidades

Felicidades
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-20-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 98,742
Posted By ARodOmaha
Felicidades

Felicidades
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-20-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 98,742
Posted By ARodOmaha
That was Exam P. First time was a 5, before I...

That was Exam P. First time was a 5, before I realized how to study for actuarial exams.
Forum: MAS-II 08-20-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,656
Posted By ARodOmaha
That was Exam P. First time was a 5, before I...

That was Exam P. First time was a 5, before I realized how to study for actuarial exams.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-20-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 98,742
Posted By ARodOmaha
I was a little disappointed with my 8. My goal...

I was a little disappointed with my 8. My goal was a 7 so I could have a transcript of 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. I now only have PA to fill in the gap.

:horse:
Forum: MAS-II 08-20-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,656
Posted By ARodOmaha
I was a little disappointed with my 8. My goal...

I was a little disappointed with my 8. My goal was a 7 so I could have a transcript of 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. I now only have PA to fill in the gap.

:horse:
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-17-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 98,742
Posted By ARodOmaha
Does anyone know when transcripts will be out?

Does anyone know when transcripts will be out?
Forum: MAS-II 08-17-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,656
Posted By ARodOmaha
Does anyone know when transcripts will be out?

Does anyone know when transcripts will be out?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-15-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
The registration link is from the PA page: ...

The registration link is from the PA page:

https://store.soa.org/ExamRegistration/ExamApplicationForm.aspx?examreg=Y&examcode=PAMODV1MER&_ga=2.130651021.30932894.1534355422-1735706554.1522766474
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-14-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
Out of curiosity, I jumped to Module 9 to browse...

Out of curiosity, I jumped to Module 9 to browse through and see what is ahead. Module 9 is on Communication, representing 30-40% of the rubric. Below is an Executive Summary of the 25 slides:
...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-13-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
I took a break from Module 1 to read R for...

I took a break from Module 1 to read R for Everyone. Then I took a break from that book to start going through the Actex SRM manual. I figure they should all accompany each other and it'll be nice...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-31-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 71,791
Posted By ARodOmaha
At first I was freaking out about the SRM...

At first I was freaking out about the SRM material. But after going through the first module it dawned on me that there's a huge difference between the exams. For SRM you are asked to use a simple...
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