Uber Analytics Test
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Uber Analytics Test

Learn to ace the Uber Analytics Test with flying colors via a step-by-step teaching approach
4.0 (518 ratings)
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Last updated 9/2016
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 8 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Ace the Uber Analytics Test with flying colors
  • Understand the format, structure and types of questions you will get on the exam
  • Practice with over 50 questions
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Requirements
  • Know how to use excel
Description

***COURSE COMPLETED UPDATED TO INCLUDE NEW QUESTIONS FROM VERSION 3.1 OF THE TEST***

*** NOW with 3 CSVs and 20 additional questions and answers for Version 3.1 of the test ***

The Uber Analytics Test is the second test in the entire interview for General Manager, Associate General Manager, Operations and Logistics Manager and Marketing Manager positions at Uber.

If you pass the recruiter screen, the next step is to do this 2 hour timed online analytics test.

As part of this course, we will walk you step by step on how to ace this exam through a bunch of course materials and video content.

Course Outline

  1. Test Details – Here we will cover what to expect on the test.
  2. Preparation Plan – We will walk through a detailed preparation plan on how you should study for the test. 
  3. Theory - Here we’ll go through theory around Uber’s business model, pricing strategy, metrics etc.
  4. Quantitative Questions – First CSV - On the test you will be presented with 2 CSVs. Questions are based on them and we’ll cover both a number of questions and answers in this section.
  5. Quantitative Questions – Second CSV - We’ll go through questions and answers based on the second file in this section.
  6. General Multiple Choice Questions - We’ll then look at general questions aimed at your knowledge of Uber’s business as a whole.
  7. Short Answers – We’ll cover short answers that you’ll be expected to write.
  8. Long Answers - We’ll cover long answers that you’ll be expected to write.
  9. Additional Questions and Answers - 10 additional questions and answers from Version 3.1 of the test and for extra practice.
  10. Version 3.1 of the Test – We’ll discuss a new CSV that you’ll get on the test and questions and answers regarding the same. 
  11. Conclusion - We’ll finally conclude the course in this section with some last minute tips.

What You'll Get

  1. 300 page detailed presentation that walks you step by step on what needs to be done.
  2. 2 downloadable CSVs and Excel files that you will get on the exam.
  3. 1 downloadable CSV for Version 3.1 of the test.
  4. 1 hour of video that walks you through everything.
  5. 24/7 support on the actual test.
  6. Free Uber Analytics Test eBook 

Course Details

  • Review the different Uber positions covered in this video, including: Operations and Logistics, Marketing Manager, General Manager, Associate General Manger, Marketing Manager
  • Discuss Surge Pricing - an extremely important concept on the exam. 
  • Discuss Uber metrics and terms, including:
    • Completed Trips
    • Demand
    • Dispatch
    • Driver
    • Driver Supply
    • ETA
    • Eyeballs
    • Fare
    • Idle Time
    • Peak Hours
    • Requests
    • Rider
    • Surge Pricing
    • Working Shifts
    • Zeros
  • Covers many many multiple choice questions found in the Uber Excel analytics test, including:
    • Between the 1st and the 5th of February, which date has the most completed trips?
    • What hour of the day had the most completed trips on February 11th?
    • What hour of the day from the 15 day period in February had the least number of requests?
    • What is the percentage of all of the eyeballs that occurred on Fridays?
    • What is the weighted average of requests per driver for the 15 day data set?
    • Drivers' schedules are drafted in 4 hour shifts, and Uber wants to change this to 8 hour shifts. Calculate which shift has the highest request for the 15 day data set.
    • When the number of unique drivers increases so does the number of eyeballs?
    • On which day is the ratio the highest for the number of completed trips to requests?
    • If you had 10 drivers to add to one hour throughout the 15 day data set, which hour would you add them to?
    • How many hours of data are in this data set?
    • Use the data to determine when the best end-of-day is for drivers.
  • Sample of short and long answer questions and an approach to answer them: 
    • What is surge-pricing is and the main reasons behind why it's a good choice for Uber.
    • Convince a non Uber driver to switch to become an Uber driver.
    • Write a letter aimed at Uber drivers to encourage them to accept more requests.
  • 10 additional practice problems, including:
    • What is the probability of an Uber driver accepting your request?
    • How many years will it take for UberBlack drivers to outnumber UberX drivers?
    • What will be the change in Uber revenue after a fare increase?
    • If Uber starts a promo, what is the maximum amount of fare reduction before loss of revenue?
    • What is the maximum number of possible Uber candidates, given Uber’s eligible driver policy?
    • What is the minimum number of possible Uber candidates, given Uber’s eligible driver policy?
    • What is the probability of a Uber passenger getting to choose their seat first?
    • Would an UberBlack vehicle beat Usain Bolt at the 100 meter sprint?
    • What is the individual bill of an Uber trip split proportionally by trip distance?
    • How many license plates in New York do not have any repeating numbers?
  • 10 additional questions covering Version 3.1 of the test


Who is the target audience?
  • People who have been asked to take the Uber Analytics Test as part of their Uber interview
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 93 Lectures Collapse All 93 Lectures 01:47:34
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Introduction
2 Lectures 03:14

We'll talk about the course outline here.

Preview 02:34

Here we will see what materials are available with this class. 

Preview 00:40
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Section 1 - Test Details
2 Lectures 02:42

We'll walk through an overview of the test in this video.

Preview 01:42

We will discuss the different versions of the test that are being offered. 

Preview 01:00
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Section 2 - Preparation Plan
1 Lecture 01:38

We'll talk about a few tips on managing your time on the exam and also a preparation plan to studying. 

Preview 01:38
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Section 3 - Theory
12 Lectures 12:47

The first step to understanding Uber is to understand an "On Demand Economy".

Preview 00:33

We'll walk through Uber's business model in this video.

Preview 00:46

We will see Uber's leaked metrics document in this lecture so that you get an idea of what to expect on the test. 

Leaked Uber Metrics Document
00:19

We'll define all of Uber's metrics in this lecture.

Preview 02:21

Theory - Workflow for an Uber Customer
01:21

One of the most important concepts that Uber uses is called Surge pricing. We'll understand the same in this and the next few lectures.

Theory - Surge Pricing
01:32

In this class, we'll look at the net effect of surge pricing. You will get many multiple choice questions and answers on this.

Theory - Surge Pricing - Net Effect
01:31

We'll also look at a case in which no surge kicks in when demand is high and what happens to the overall economy.

Theory - No Surge when demand is high
00:37

Theory - Driver Issues - Tips and Tricks
00:40

Theory - Driver Issues - Ratings and Cancellations
00:41

Theory - Driver Issues - Complaints
01:14

Theory - Fleet Utilization
01:12
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Section 4 - Quantitative questions based on the first CSV file
16 Lectures 15:59

We'll start with giving you some tips on getting organized on the test with your CSV, so that you can move fast.

Approach and Getting Organized
01:16

In this lecture, we'll understand the breakdown of the CSV and how its structured.

Understanding the CSV
00:44

Question 1 based on the first CSV file is what we'll start with. You will understand how to attack questions right away.

First CSV - Question 1
01:14

We will then go straight into question 2 and build upon our knowledge of what we've started.

First CSV - Question 2
00:57

The questions get harder as we move deeper into the course and Question 3 is an example of the same.

First CSV - Question 3
00:50

We then move onto question # 4 in this section where we're deep into pivot tables and other fun stuff.

First CSV - Question 4
00:57

We'll look at percentage related questions in this section.

First CSV - Question 5
01:01

In this lecture, we'll look at weighted average questions.

First CSV - Question 6
01:18

Then we move onto looking at questions based on driver's shifts.

First CSV - Question 7
01:03

We will look at questions related to correlation.

First CSV - Question 8
01:01

Then we'll look at ratio questions.

Preview 01:07

How do we add drivers to a day. We'll look at that next.

First CSV - Question 10
01:28

We'll see another way to do so in this lecture.

First CSV - Question 10 - Another Approach
00:31

Some low hanging fruit is what we'll look at next.

First CSV - Question 11
00:39

Curious about what "end of day" is. We'll look at that next.

First CSV - Question 12
00:58

How do we find the busiest periods in our data? We'll look at that here.

First CSV - Question 13
00:55
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Section 5 - Quantitative questions based on the second CSV file
8 Lectures 08:59

Here its all about the second CSV and we'll understand how to get organized with this CSV.

Getting Organized
00:37

Similar to the first CSV, we will understand the second CSV before proceeding.

Understanding the CSV
00:41

How do we deal with driver bonuses is what we will look at in this section.

Second CSV - Question 1
01:22

We'll look at the different type of bonus in this lecture.

Preview 00:58

We will compare promotions in this lecture.

Second CSV - Question 3
00:47

How does Uber give our rewards is what we'll look at in this lecture.

Second CSV - Question 4
00:57

Calculating the net income for a driver is what we will look at here.

Second CSV - Question 5
01:31

We'll build upon this question and look at updates to the net income here.
Second CSV - Question 6
02:06
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Section 6 - General multiple questions and answers
17 Lectures 17:20

In this section, we will go through 16 general multiple choice questions and answers that you will be expected to answer on the exam. The exam will contain between 8 - 10 questions.

Introduction
00:45

When do you think a driver should go online?

Question 1
00:58

What should a driver focus on if he or she wants to increase his or her daily fare amount?

Question 2
00:36

What efficiency based metrics should Uber focus on?

Question 3
00:57

How do we judge whether a promotion was successful or not?

Question 4
01:19

When should customers apply a promotion?

Question 5
00:47

How do we filter out how many drivers are allowed to drive?

Question 6
01:42

Drivers want to increase their fare. How do we help them?

Question 7
00:41

What could cause a really bad driver experience?

Question 8
00:32

When should surge pricing kick in?

Question 9
00:47

Which metrics change when surge kicks in?

Question 10
01:09

How do we judge whether a driver was successful or not?

Question 11
01:20

What do customers hate the most when it comes to driving?

Preview 00:30

Why surge pricing?

Question 13
01:23

Which metrics are the least relevant towards a particular scenario?

Question 14
01:12

During peak demand hours, what metrics go up?

Question 15
01:40

Which metrics affect surge pricing?

Question 16
01:02
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Section 7 - Short answer questions and answers
7 Lectures 08:34

On the exam, you will get 3-6 short and long answer questions. We'll go through them in this section.

Introduction
00:27

Definitional questions is what we will see here. E.g. - What is Surge pricing?

Preview 01:36

How do you convince drivers to join Uber?

Question 2
01:01

How do we engage local community groups with Uber?

Question 3
01:31

How do you respond to city officials?

Question 4
01:37

How do you build a community among drivers?

Question 5
01:29

In this lecture, I'll cover a few extra questions that you can practice with.

Additional questions for practice
00:53
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Section 8 - Long answer questions and answers
5 Lectures 06:33

This video is about long answer questions. Most likely you will get only 1 on the exam, but you should be prepared in case you get more. We'll cover them here.

Introduction
00:31

Writing a letter to drivers is what we will see here.

Question 1
01:52

Write a letter to partners regarding Uber's new services.

Question 2
02:16

Oops. A driver did something bad. You've got to fix it.

Question 3
01:02

I'll give you a few more questions to practice with in this lecture.

Additional questions for practice
00:52
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Section 9 - Additional Difficult Questions and Answers
11 Lectures 16:37

We'll look at a number of new questions and answers in this section that Uber has started adding to newer versions of the test. 

Preview 00:52

What is the probability that the driver furthest from your location will accept your request? 

Preview 01:46

How many years will it take for there to be more UberBlack vehicles? 

Preview 01:23

What will the change in revenue be after a fare increase? 

Question 3
01:21

If Uber starts a promo, what is the maximum fare reduction percentage before Uber starts to lose revenue? 

Question 4
02:40

What is the highest number of eligible candidates based on criteria given to you?

Question 5
01:24

What is the minimum number of eligible candidates based on criteria given to you?

Question 6
02:14

In a round of rock paper scissors, what is the probability that the round will be a draw? 

Question 7
00:59

Who will win a race between Usain Bolt and an Uber Car?

Question 8
01:49

How much will a particular rider pay when sharing a car with 2 others?

Question 9
01:09

How many plates don’t have any repeating numbers in New York city uber cars?

Question 10
01:00
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