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Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-19-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,783
Posted By DjPim
I think there's a list of shortcuts that are...

I think there's a list of shortcuts that are disabled. Not all are. What do you use? I feel like the only ones I use for PA stuff are ctrl-alt-I for new chunk, ctrl-enter to run a line, ctrl-F for...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-17-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,783
Posted By DjPim
Are you asking about where the number came from...

Are you asking about where the number came from or why it can be interpreted as such? Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but my understanding is:

The 'linear' coefficients for each variable have...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-17-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,783
Posted By DjPim
It does take several minutes. On my work computer...

It does take several minutes. On my work computer it took extra long (especially when trying to unzip and extract the checkp5, since "security").
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-15-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 10,363
Posted By DjPim
RN

RN
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-15-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 734
Posted By DjPim
Several 21 Pilots songs, such as 'Ode to Sleep'

Several 21 Pilots songs, such as 'Ode to Sleep'
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-15-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By DjPim
You paid $1125 for the first exam attempt, which...

You paid $1125 for the first exam attempt, which included ("free") module access for 1 year. A second attempt is another $1125, as I understand. You won't need module access extended unless going for...
Forum: Software & Technology 04-15-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 760
Posted By DjPim
I went in to a Fry's Electronics to try out mice...

I went in to a Fry's Electronics to try out mice and keyboards when I built my PC last year. They had a ton of systems out on display with different peripherals, but the one I wanted to try wasn't...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-11-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,783
Posted By DjPim
It depends on how much you were taught at Uni. Do...

It depends on how much you were taught at Uni. Do you know R / was your class using it? Was it just OLS/GLM, or did you also go into decision trees, random forests, and other methods (GBM / PCA)?...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-10-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,783
Posted By DjPim
Instructions for registration I believe are at...

Instructions for registration I believe are at the end of the modules. You may be able to jump into module 9 and click through it to find registration info.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-10-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,002
Posted By DjPim
Well, So assuming you're comfortable...

Well,



So assuming you're comfortable with that, contact theinfiniteactuary on their website to ask them to give you the full-time student discount for their prep course (only $400), study that...
Forum: Software & Technology 04-10-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 72,736
Posted By DjPim
I haven't played for several expansions, so I...

I haven't played for several expansions, so I probably don't have anything for standard. Have I missed much? Could maybe try some wild or arena again or fun games if people want to play together
Forum: Software & Technology 04-08-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 760
Posted By DjPim
I use Razer Blackwidow X at home (Razer Green >...

I use Razer Blackwidow X at home (Razer Green > MX Blue) and absolute LOVE the feel, weight, and even sound. Only downside is my wife has to tell me when she's recording something so I will stop...
Forum: Software & Technology 04-03-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,403
Posted By DjPim
Was 1 click away from ordering, but I've only...

Was 1 click away from ordering, but I've only ever bought cheaper items from Woot (sub-$50), and there seem to be quite a few reviews of people receiving wrong or defective phones... Thoughts? I've...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 04-01-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 65,993
Posted By DjPim
I recommend learning how to do these things in R,...

I recommend learning how to do these things in R, as it will be easier in the long run (less margin for error, fewer exporting / importing between the two, easier for graders).

Several functions...
Forum: Software & Technology 03-25-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,403
Posted By DjPim
Has anyone heard any rumors about Pixel 4 /...

Has anyone heard any rumors about Pixel 4 / iPhone 11 anything? Verizon has been offering a deal for $300 off Pixel 3 (non-XL) for upgrades, $400 off for new lines. My Moto Z Force has been giving me...
Forum: Software & Technology 03-25-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 24,534
Views: 5,991,520
Posted By DjPim
I've found similar success with picking, but as...

I've found similar success with picking, but as somewhat of a compromise I'll have 1 or 2 people from each role that I'll pick because I play them better, rather than what a meta/combo would...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 03-22-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 65,993
Posted By DjPim
Although I totally agree about the depth and...

Although I totally agree about the depth and detail part, I actually found the solution extremely helpful (as someone who did not pass). Pretty much the one reason I didn't pass was in the data...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-20-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,182
Posted By DjPim
Sounds like you're comparing the 2k/month rent to...

Sounds like you're comparing the 2k/month rent to a 2k/month principle&interest payment, without accounting for additional taxes, insurance, fees, or maintenance. IMO 2k/month is more like a 375k...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-14-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,859
Posted By DjPim
I usually get a McSnitchen / McGangbang (heard it...

I usually get a McSnitchen / McGangbang (heard it both ways);
McDouble, open between the patties, put McChicken sandwich in the middle, reassemble.
That does it for me, and it's like $3 and filling.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-13-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 84
Posted By DjPim
Advice for Induction Cooktop & Washer/Dryer

I'm in the final process of going through a design studio for our (first) new home, and my wife and I have decided the options for cooktops and washers/dryers are pretty lackluster and exorbitantly...
Forum: Software & Technology 03-08-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 11,080
Posted By DjPim
Where did you find this? I'm ready to see my 1 hr...

Where did you find this? I'm ready to see my 1 hr / level average in RS3
Forum: Brigham Young University 03-06-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,575
Posted By DjPim
Congratulations to Brian Hartman and all involved...

Congratulations to Brian Hartman and all involved in helping get BYU to officially become a Center of Actuarial Excellence! Well deserved.
...
Forum: Software & Technology 03-04-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 11,080
Posted By DjPim
Finished my third abby task at sire, around 580...

Finished my third abby task at sire, around 580 kc and I've gotten every item except the pet from it, only got one dupe (one bludgeon piece). Originally thought if I held all 3 bludgeon pieces, I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-28-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,027
Posted By DjPim
Good luck! It's a really fun process (at least...

Good luck! It's a really fun process (at least for me). Expect to take several tours with plenty of days between so you can calmly think about exactly what you liked in each place, what you didn't...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-28-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,027
Posted By DjPim
Don't forget about any HOA, HOI, or extra utility...

Don't forget about any HOA, HOI, or extra utility fees.

My current 1BR (690 sq ft) is $1560 for rent+parking, +25 water, +~20-30 gas, +~40-60 electric, +~10 renter insurance. I made a spreadsheet...
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