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Old 11-19-2019, 11:15 AM
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Same here too! This is.... not great
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Old 11-19-2019, 11:51 AM
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It works on Internet Explorer. Does not seem to be working on Chrome.
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Old 11-19-2019, 01:57 PM
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First, I have deleted cookies for the learning.soa site (don't remember the exact name) but it didn't change anything. Then I have enable Flash for the site and then it worked. I don't know if it was luck or the real problem, you may try it.
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Old 11-19-2019, 09:49 PM
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Given the short time and very busy work hours, what material do you guys think would be the most beneficial to focus on to have any chance at this exam: 1) Modules, 2) Actex manual, or 3) 100 pg ebook that someone's friend posted on here. No time to do all. So have to pick and choose. Asking for a friend ofcourse. And this friend received the SRM credit and has no PA knowledge.
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Old 11-19-2019, 10:25 PM
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Given the short time and very busy work hours, what material do you guys think would be the most beneficial to focus on to have any chance at this exam: 1) Modules, 2) Actex manual, or 3) 100 pg ebook that someone's friend posted on here. No time to do all. So have to pick and choose. Asking for a friend ofcourse. And this friend received the SRM credit and has no PA knowledge.
I'd go with the ACTEX manual to learn the material, reference the modules/textbooks for more details when stuck or want another perspective, and use the ebook as a crash course/higher level overview (knowing that it's not as in-depth and missing covered topics).
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Old 11-19-2019, 11:56 PM
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I'd go with the ACTEX manual to learn the material, reference the modules/textbooks for more details when stuck or want another perspective, and use the ebook as a crash course/higher level overview (knowing that it's not as in-depth and missing covered topics).
Where can I find the 100pg ebook?
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Old 11-20-2019, 06:32 AM
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Given the short time and very busy work hours, what material do you guys think would be the most beneficial to focus on to have any chance at this exam: 1) Modules, 2) Actex manual, or 3) 100 pg ebook that someone's friend posted on here. No time to do all. So have to pick and choose. Asking for a friend ofcourse. And this friend received the SRM credit and has no PA knowledge.
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Not sure if this helps, but I compiled a list of code snippets that might come in handy for this exam.
Thank you so much!!! This is very helpful
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Old 11-20-2019, 10:44 AM
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What did you guys get in slide 80 of Module 6? It is the exercise 6.5.2 and I don't know what to do with the glm.sev. It seems like only the CAR_TYPE is a little significant.
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Old 11-20-2019, 10:58 AM
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Where can I find the 100pg ebook?
http://artificialactuary.com/PA-R-Study-Manual/

The exam is less than three weeks away, and so my focus is now on creating practice exams with video solutions which can be watched at x1.75 speed.

The one topic that has not been put into the book is unsupervised learning (kmeans, hclustering, and PCA). Two of the practice exams have questions which cover these topics. Here are videos from Stanford which explain these three concepts.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDmNF9JG3lo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg2cjfMsCk4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rng04VJxUt4

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