Business Analyst: Segmentation Practice Project

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Segmentation Practice Project
Project Overview You work for a retail store chain in the United States of America. The company is thinking of expanding to other countries and want to figure out which countries are similar economically, demographically, education, and environment to the United States of America. Your manager has asked you to segment the countries of the ...

Business Analyst: Forecast Video Game Demand

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Forecast Video Game Demand
The Business Problem You recently started working for a company as a supply chain analyst that creates and sells video games. Many businesses have to be on point when it comes to ordering supplies to meet the demand of its customers. An overestimation of demand leads to bloated inventory and high costs. Underestimating demand means ...

Business Analyst: A/B Testing a New Menu Lanch

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: A/B Testing a New Menu Lanch
The Business Problem Round Roasters is an upscale coffee chain with locations in the western United States of America. The past few years have resulted in stagnant growth at the coffee chain, and a new management team was put in place to reignite growth at their stores. The first major growth initiative is to introduce ...

Business Analyst: Predicting Default Risk

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Predicting Default Risk
The Business Problem You work for a small bank and are responsible for determining if customers are creditworthy to give a loan to. Your team typically gets 200 loan applications per week and approves them by hand. Due to a financial scandal that hit a competitive bank last week, you suddenly have an influx of ...

Business Analyst: Visualize Movie Data

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Visualize Movie Data
The Movie Database Data The Movie Database provides movie data for public use, you can find it here. Project Details You are a business analyst consultant and your client is a new movie production company looking to make a new movie. The client wants to make sure it’s successful to help make a name for ...

Business Analyst: Create Reports from a Database

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Create Reports from a Database
Query a Database   Learning Objectives The student can query a relational database to extract desired information. The student can write SQL queries that include joins, aggregations, and subqueries. The student can display their analyses effectively through data visualizations. Business Scenario You’re a business intelligence analyst for a wholesaler of various food products. You’re in ...

Business Analyst: Create an Analytical Dataset

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Create an Analytical Dataset
  The Business Problem Pawdacity is a leading pet store chain in Wyoming with 13 stores throughout the state. This year, Pawdacity would like to expand and open a 14th store. Your manager has asked you to perform an analysis to recommend the city for Pawdacity’s newest store, based on predicted yearly sales. Your first ...

Business Analyst: Preparing School Data

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Preparing School Data
Preparing School Data As always, we start with the Problem Solving Framework Business Understanding A school district wants to predict the per pupil costs of a school based on some high level summary data about the school. This way they’ll have a good estimation of how well a school is managing its costs relative to ...

Business Analyst: Predicting Diamond Prices

15. November 2017 School, Study Guides 0
Business Analyst: Predicting Diamond Prices
Predicting Diamond Prices This project is designed for three main reasons: To give you a feel for what you’ll be doing throughout the Nanodegree Program To introduce you to Udacity’s project submission and review process To make sure you feel comfortable with the basics before you begin. If it feels too easy, don’t worry. We ...

Mathematics Calculators

19. February 2017 Study Guides 1
Mathematics Calculators
Calculators Factorization Factoring Prime Factorization Conversions Fraction to Decimal Fraction to Percent Decimal to Percent Decimal to Fraction Percent to Fraction Percent to Decimal Mixed Number to Decimal Mixed Number to Percent Mixed Number to Improper Fraction Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers Equivalent Fractions Simplifying Fractions Scientific Notation Scientific Notation Operations Multiples Finder Fractions Basic ...

The Map Of Physics

17. February 2017 Infographic 0
The Map Of Physics
The Map Of Physics The Map Of Physics is yet another great find at understanding a high level picture of what currently is known in this science field. Original picture found here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/95869671@N08/30976775430/in/photostream/

The Map Of Mathematics

17. February 2017 Infographic 0
The Map Of Mathematics
The Map of Mathematics The Map of Mathematics is a fantastic find that has visually helped me to know where exactly I am in the broad Math Science’s spectrum. Original picture found here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/95869671@N08/32264483720/

Studying in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Math, and Science

12. February 2017 Organization 0
Studying in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Math, and Science
Studying in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Math, and Science Humanities Humanities classes are concerned with all areas of human effort-relationships, creativity, inventions-and include courses such as literature, drama, philosophy, music, art, religion, and many more. Although it may appear that these courses are “easier” than math or science, humanities courses can be challenging because they ...

Academic Anxiety

12. February 2017 Organization 0
Academic Anxiety
Academic Anxiety: Defining Anxiety What is the difference between stress and anxiety? Stress can come from a variety of sources and does not seem to impact everyone in the same way. What is stressful to one person may not cause stress for another. Anxiety is more serious than stress because it adds a feeling of ...

Recognizing and Managing Stress

12. February 2017 Organization 0
Recognizing and Managing Stress
Recognizing and Managing Stress: Reactions to Stress What are reactions to stress? It is often more difficult to recognize the symptoms of stress than you might imagine. It may be that you have a cold that you just can’t seem to shake, feel an uncontrollable urge to spend money, or feel more irritable than is ...

The Causes of Stress

12. February 2017 Organization 0
The Causes of Stress
What is Stress? Stress can mean a lot of different things. It can mean physical pressure or force; emotional strain; mental tension; a specific response to a situation (such as fear or pain. Generally, when students talk about stress, they mean the pressure they feel from a variety of sources. Although some stress is good ...

Organization: Procrastination

12. February 2017 Organization 0
Organization: Procrastination
What is procrastination? Procrastination is intentionally avoiding work that needs to be done. Procrastinating is different than forgetting to do something. When you procrastinate, you know you have work to do, but you can’t bring yourself to do it. Most people-about 70 percent!-procrastinate to some extent. For some, procrastination is a real problem. When do ...

Organization: Getting Organized

12. February 2017 Organization 0
Organization: Getting Organized
Getting Organized Use these strategies to get organized. Get your supplies together. Take a few minutes to think about what you need and gather it together before you start to study. This will help you stay focused on what you need to do. Have a routine. It is easier to be organized when you know ...