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Practice creating conditional statements?

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8 - Asteroid

Hello friends!

I think I need help with the building blocks of conditional statements, or a better understanding of the logic behind them. I am not finding this aspect of the ADAPT course very intuitive, and I have never learned SQL, so maybe that's why. I understand the basic ones but creating a compound conditional statement is a muddled process for me so far. 

 

Other than just stumbling upon the need to use the Formula tool in the Challenges, is there a more systematic way of learning this either on ADAPT or elsewhere? 

 

Thanks!

StellaBon

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Alteryx Certified Partner

Hi @StellaBon ,

 

Could you give me the week number of the conditional statements in the ADAPT program please ? I'll check how it is explained to be able to help you in the optimal way.

 

Cheers,

 

Jean-Baptiste

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8 - Asteroid

Hi,

It begins on Week 3, Day 5 of the fundamentals path. I have completed everything up to, but not including, the Capstone Project. Before I do that I am taking a week or two to do more Challenges because I am still pretty slow in general. Thanks!

StellaBon

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Alteryx Certified Partner

Hi @StellaBon ,

 

That's really nice to dive into challenges, you'll learn a lot by doing them but also looking at how other people solved them !

 

I'll look into the ADAPT program where you indicated me !

 

Cheers,

 

Jean-Baptiste

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Alteryx Certified Partner

@StellaBon ,

 

About conditional statements, you are struggling with statements combining many conditions ? Or with statements having nested conditions ?

 

Cheers,

 

Jean-Baptiste

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8 - Asteroid

Hello,

It's the nested conditions that are the trouble. Thanks!

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Alteryx Certified Partner

Hi @StellaBon ,

 

I'll prepare a workflow for you explaining the nested conditions !

 

Cheers,

 

Jean-Baptiste

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8 - Asteroid

That is very kind of you, thank you!

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Alteryx Certified Partner

Hi @StellaBon ,

 

Here is a workflow trying to explain conditional statements. Tell me if it suits your need or if I need to change it. Your feedback will help me !

 

Cheers,

 

Jean-Baptiste

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8 - Asteroid

Thank you!, I will get back to you on how I do!