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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-24-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By Jim Daniel
The Central Rate of Death for an interval of age...

The Central Rate of Death for an interval of age is a weighted average of the force of mortality over that interval and can be computed as the expected number of deaths in that interval divided by...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-16-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,437
Posted By Jim Daniel
Seminar canceled; free help & review sessions ongoing.

Thanks to the virus, I have decided to cancel my September face-to-face LTAM seminar because of employer travel restrictions, meeting-size restrictions locally, and concerns for my health (I'm old,...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-09-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 46,514
Posted By Jim Daniel
Scores are in half-point increments, I've been...

Scores are in half-point increments, I've been told.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-05-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,542
Posted By Jim Daniel
Free help & review Zoom sessions and free videos

See the thread "Is anyone interested ..." at the top of this STAM Forum for information on my regular free Thursday Zoom sessions (5 pm California time) and on how to download a bunch of videos for...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-04-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,437
Posted By Jim Daniel
Free help & review sessions and videos

Note that I'm continuing my free help & review Zoom sessions every Tuesday at 5 California time and providing free access to some excellent videos by Steve Paris. For information, see my thread "Is...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-03-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,848
Posted By Jim Daniel
Free help & review sessions

I'm continuing my free Zoom help & review sessions every Thursday at 5 California time, now for the October sitting. Info is in my thread "Is anyone interested..." at the top of the STAM forum; you...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-25-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Jim Daniel
FREE help & review Zoom sessions and free videos

See the thread "Is anyone interested ..." at the top of this STAM Forum for information on my regular free Thursday Zoom sessions (5 pm California time) and on how to download a bunch of videos for...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-25-2020, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Jim Daniel
October 2020 STAM exam thread

I thought it was time to get this thread started.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-15-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 46,514
Posted By Jim Daniel
I’ll cover empirical estimation in my 30 June...

I’ll cover empirical estimation in my 30 June free Zoom help & review session. See the thread “Is anyone interested...” at the top of the LTAM forum for info on topics, schedule, free videos on some...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-13-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,848
Posted By Jim Daniel
I get 5 to 12 people tuning in for my weekly free...

I get 5 to 12 people tuning in for my weekly free help and review sessions on Zoom, so at least a few others are studying!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-09-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By Jim Daniel
Free videos on much of the LTAM material

Back in 2010, I became the Director of Actuarial Education for a start-up company called AbacusLI that was preparing videos and face-to-face seminars for various actuarial exams. I was fortunate to...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-07-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,872
Posted By Jim Daniel
FREE old videos on several STAM topics

Back in 2010, as an experiment for the start-up company AbacusLI, I recorded a low-tech set of “Fundamentals” or “Overview” or “Roadmap” videos for what was then SoA/CAS Exam C/4. These weren’t...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-04-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 46,514
Posted By Jim Daniel
The SoA website says that LTAM will NOT change...

The SoA website says that LTAM will NOT change for the Fall sitting, but may well for spring 2021.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 05-11-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,848
Posted By Jim Daniel
FREE Zoom review & help sessions

If you might be interested in my weekly FREE Zoom review & help sessions for STAM, see the Outpost thread
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=347733
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,872
Posted By Jim Daniel
Schedule of room sessions

24 June 2020

SCHEDULE FOR THE STAM ZOOM SESSIONS
THURSDAYS AT 5 PM CALIFORNIA TIME, STARTING 30 APRIL 2020 & CONTINUING AFTER JUNE 2020.
The URL for connecting is...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,872
Posted By Jim Daniel
Sessions start 30 April 2020

Updated 24 June 2020 2020

I'm continuing to commit to offering these STAM sessions for 30 to 40 minutes weekly, if interest (and my energy) continues, on
THURSDAYS AT 5 PM CALIFORNIA TIME.
...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By Jim Daniel
Schedule of Zoom sessions

SCHEDULE FOR THE LTAM ZOOM SESSIONS
TUESDAYS AT 5 PM CALIFORNIA TIME, STARTING 28 APRIL 2020.
The URL for connecting is
https://zoom.us/j/92401477357?pwd=WjNXcmRtUGttSGNYbDVPMWFkV0RGdz09
good...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By Jim Daniel
Sessions start 28 April 2020

24 April 2020

A few people have e-mailed me expressing interest in my Zoom sessions for LTAM, enough so that probably at least two or three will join each Zoom session (provided I do a good job!)....
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-20-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 46,514
Posted By Jim Daniel
Is anyone interested in a FREE weekly review & help session on Zoom?

If you might be, see my Outpost thread
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=347732
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,872
Posted By Jim Daniel
Is anyone interested in a FREE weekly review & help session on Zoom plus free videos?

Updated 24 June 2020

Is anyone interested in a FREE weekly STAM review & help session on Zoom? Plus FREE old videos on some topics?

At least while covid-19 restrictions preclude my offering...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-17-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By Jim Daniel
Is anyone interested in a FREE weekly review & help session & some free videos?

17 April 2020

Is anyone interested in a FREE weekly LTAM review & help session on Zoom plus some free videos?

At least while covid-19 restrictions preclude my offering face-to-face exam-prep...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-06-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jim Daniel
And this is the solution I originally posted in...

And this is the solution I originally posted in response to your question.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-06-2020, 01:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jim Daniel
This agrees with my interpretation of the (poorly...

This agrees with my interpretation of the (poorly worded) problem, except that the third layer should equal 4000 as Academic Actuary said.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-05-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jim Daniel
I think German correctly explained my solution to...

I think German correctly explained my solution to my version of the problem.

I suspect that the problem creator intended the problem to be interpreted as I stated---it just doesn't make sense to...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-05-2020, 02:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jim Daniel
Are you sure that you have quoted the problem...

Are you sure that you have quoted the problem correctly? As you stated it, for a loss of 15,000 the payment would just be 900, while for a loss of 6000 the payment would be 4000.

I suspect that...
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