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Old 01-17-2017, 03:31 PM
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I'm doing quite well - halfway through Markov Chains currently. Got a nice study routine going.
Seems like a lot of the more interesting material is towards the end of the syllabus so I have to hold out til then. Hopefully the LC stuff isn't too painful.
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Old 01-17-2017, 03:32 PM
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I'm doing quite well - halfway through Markov Chains currently. Got a nice study routine going.
Seems like a lot of the more interesting material is towards the end of the syllabus so I have to hold out til then. Hopefully the LC stuff isn't too painful.
It's not.
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So how is ADAPT for this exam?
I failed in October and was actually really downbeat on ADAPT. I most use it for doing lots of quizzes on specific sections I'm having trouble on and the amount of sections that had 0-2 questions was ridiculous. I ended up giving up on ADAPT (despite still having the subscription) and just working through ASM practice problems.

This time I'm thinking I'll make use of Mahler questions as that helped me on C.
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Old 01-18-2017, 11:56 AM
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Anyone else doing the TIA seminar? I am, and have made it through about 1/3 of the material.
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Old 01-19-2017, 04:09 PM
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^I'm using TIA as well - in a similar spot currently
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Goddamn I haven't even bought TIA yet. I should probably do that tomorrow. And decide on a secondary study aid.
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How are you finding TIA so far? There are tons of typos in the material, and I wish the instructor would spend less time belaboring simple things like using the calculator/algebra/logarithm rules/the chain rule, and instead spend more time fleshing out the more complicated stuff. But he's really, really good at replying to messages and answering questions. Having access to an instructor is the main reason I decided to try out TIA for this exam; for all the others I used nothing but a manual.
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I've been using TIA since July last year (ended up not sitting last fall) and I've got the same complaint: he spends an insane amount of time showing you how to multiply numbers together on the calculator.
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How are you finding TIA so far?
I just went through all the videos without doing many questions. The instructor sometimes spent too much on unnecessary stuff...
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I'm in the Hypothesis Testing portion of the TIA course now, and I have to hand it to the instructor: I think he does a really good job presenting this material.
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