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Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 05-19-2016, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Ionic Order
Gone.

Gone.
Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 04-28-2016, 06:17 PM
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Posted By Ionic Order
Exclamation For sale: ASM MLC 14th edition, 2nd printing - $50, must go ASAP

The manual has a few pencil marks which are easily erasable. It's basically free. The cost is meant to cover shipping.

PM me if you're interested.
Forum: Software & Technology 11-06-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Looking at the finalists' profiles, I noticed one...

Looking at the finalists' profiles, I noticed one thing in common.

As a group, they are very athletic.
Forum: Software & Technology 11-05-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Well done, you guys! Seems like Section 2 was a...

Well done, you guys! Seems like Section 2 was a tough candy.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-30-2015, 11:50 AM
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Posted By Ionic Order
Good luck tomorrow, you guys! :guitarwo:

Good luck tomorrow, you guys! :guitarwo:
Forum: Software & Technology 10-29-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
That whole section is actually redudant and isn't...

That whole section is actually redudant and isn't doing anything for the calculations. Phew! I've taken it out.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-26-2015, 01:25 PM
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Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
How did you manage to squeeze so much input data...

How did you manage to squeeze so much input data into 4 columns? :roll:

Anyway, this is the spreadsheet I set up and used to answer 4 questions. Any comment on how to improve the setup is much...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-23-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 68
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Posted By Ionic Order
Are those 36 tables accross all 6 data plans?...

Are those 36 tables accross all 6 data plans? Excluding inputs?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-22-2015, 08:27 PM
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Posted By Ionic Order
I miss when they had all of the X-men movies.

I miss when they had all of the X-men movies.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
How did you guys set up the last section? I found...

How did you guys set up the last section? I found myself navigating to the input table too many times to select references. Also, simply going up and down the worksheet to select the cells to sum was...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
They have a second round to select the finalists...

They have a second round to select the finalists though.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
This still puts you in the top 20% though. No...

This still puts you in the top 20% though. No small feat!



Sounds like you'd need to basically be in top 10% for every section to make the finals. I'd say go through all the past questions over...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 11:32 AM
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Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Congrats! :party:

Congrats! :party:
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 10:07 AM
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Posted By Ionic Order
This is my result by the way: Overall...

This is my result by the way:

Overall Result: Outside Top 50%
Overall Score: 28/120

Section 1 Result: Top 20%
Section 1 Score: 16/20
Theory and Practice MCQs

Section 2 Result: Outside Top...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
I know. I said it earlier. The rest of top 10%...

I know. I said it earlier. The rest of top 10% are incredible too. Hmmm
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Oh you focused on section 4 as well. Great job...

Oh you focused on section 4 as well. Great job finishing the whole section!
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
That's awesome! :party: Scary to think how...

That's awesome! :party:

Scary to think how good people in top 10% are ...



I agree. Better time discipline could've carried me to the next round. I wonder if they release the pass mark like...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Woohoo! Congrats! Make us proud! :tup:

Woohoo! Congrats! Make us proud! :tup:
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
Indeed I did not make it past the first round. It...

Indeed I did not make it past the first round. It was bad strategy on my part to focus on question 4 which is way lengthier than question 3 while carrying the same number of points. I did finish in...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-19-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,475
Posted By Ionic Order
I did it this year. Likely did not make it past...

I did it this year. Likely did not make it past round 1. I like this financial modelling stuff. I've picked up a book on financial modelling, and when I compete next year, I expect to make it to the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-14-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,502
Posted By Ionic Order
The first 2 rounds are only 2 hours long and are...

The first 2 rounds are only 2 hours long and are conducted online; hopefully your health issues aren't that serious. I'd love to see more actuaries making the finals, especially given our...
Forum: General Actuarial 10-14-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 13,459
Posted By Ionic Order
The only problem with that is things that were...

The only problem with that is things that were designed specifically to be used with the mouse.

The AO, for example.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-14-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,502
Posted By Ionic Order
We know you're competing again this year. ...

We know you're competing again this year.

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/actuary-modeloff-interview-philip-trick-part-1-mary-pat-campbell
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-29-2014, 12:21 AM
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Views: 762
Posted By Ionic Order
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-29-2014, 12:20 AM
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Posted By Ionic Order
For the second one, the numerator represents how...

For the second one, the numerator represents how many lives die between x+k+t and x+k, and the denominator represents how many lives are alive at x+k. So their ratio is the death probability.
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