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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-23-2015, 10:38 PM
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Posted By ghjk
Yeah, because I calculated with the same number...

Yeah, because I calculated with the same number of years in mind for every parts:P
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-23-2015, 08:13 PM
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Posted By ghjk
Same here... Can't believe I only got a 1 on Q2,...

Same here... Can't believe I only got a 1 on Q2, even though the only thing I did wrong was with the timing (I computed for 24 years):P
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-21-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,770
Posted By ghjk
I'm wondering if it will take them a week to post...

I'm wondering if it will take them a week to post the breakdown (any idea?), as i saw somewhere on the website but couldn't find that info to verify now:(
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-19-2015, 02:46 PM
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Posted By ghjk
Did you mean I will get it if I email the SOA?...

Did you mean I will get it if I email the SOA? Because on my transcript, I didn't see any of such breakdown. Anyway, I guess I should focus on the future:)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-19-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By ghjk
How were you able to interpret your range of...

How were you able to interpret your range of score? I meant, if I got a 5, will my score's range be around 56 - 60?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-19-2015, 01:22 PM
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Posted By ghjk
PAK 18. By the way, does anybody know if we can...

PAK 18. By the way, does anybody know if we can email and request our scores on each portion of the exam from the SOA, especially the WA portion? If not, how should we interpret a grade like 5?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 09:54 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Hi everyone, I just want to ask if you guys want...

Hi everyone, I just want to ask if you guys want me to delete my two lengthy posts above? Sorry if it makes everyone feel tense, and I don't want to leave bad impression publicly. I should have done...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 04:48 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Because you used the world "Excel." Another world...

Because you used the world "Excel." Another world like "good/very good but not great" is more appropriate, and I will not care in that case (since I met a bunch of such people, who slowly converge to...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 04:46 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Many thanks for your input! And yes, I apologize...

Many thanks for your input! And yes, I apologize if I made any grammar mistakes (I tried my best to avoid them before publishing my posts). Anyway, when I deem someone is "smart," either in academic...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 02:13 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Who is this "dude"? Abraham Weishaus?? I thought...

Who is this "dude"? Abraham Weishaus?? I thought he got a PHD, so the word "almost" is not true since it belittled him. But 4 prelims in 4 months is quite an achievement:) However, it is too extreme...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 01:57 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Congrats on passing the MLC:) This will be my...

Congrats on passing the MLC:) This will be my last comment on this topic. I am not quite sure what you meant with "can't follow through," but my guess is you meant "following through a GIVEN process...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-17-2015, 12:27 AM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
First, congrats on your great achievement so far!...

First, congrats on your great achievement so far! But it sounds discouraging to me, although I wouldn't call that "smart" (in terms of mathematical/thinking ability) because the prelims purely...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-16-2015, 11:30 AM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Congrats man:) Seem like you were correct in our...

Congrats man:) Seem like you were correct in our discussion about cut-off.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-16-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 1,927
Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
congrats everyone who passed!! I failed, as...

congrats everyone who passed!! I failed, as expected, but it still sucks to see how I wasted all the money and effort:(
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-17-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
The video in this link would be useful in...

The video in this link would be useful in shedding the light on how the grading process is done, particularly around 11-12:30:
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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-07-2014, 05:44 PM
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Posted By ghjk
Thanks for your quick reply! Maybe a PM reply is...

Thanks for your quick reply! Maybe a PM reply is more suitable for the 1st part of my question, although I might have figured out a couple of names:)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-07-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1,202
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Posted By ghjk
Congrats to you! May I know which company are you...

Congrats to you! May I know which company are you joining? Will you work as an actuary?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-01-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
We can "safely" get it when having people on AO...

We can "safely" get it when having people on AO who pass the exam post their scores and take the lowest one. Actually, I think trapperj got the 66/96 for the last Spring exam either from a similar...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-28-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
Let's wait and see:)

Let's wait and see:)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-27-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
Or maybe that's actually what they think,...

Or maybe that's actually what they think, although self-bias may be the case here? But I think everyone here is probably being honest to themselves about how they did before they vote. There's no...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-26-2014, 12:52 PM
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Views: 241,065
Posted By ghjk
Agree, especially within the time alloted:D

Agree, especially within the time alloted:D
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-25-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
Cause I find those questions are the easiest not...

Cause I find those questions are the easiest not to lose points. You are much more likely to lose points due to computational mistakes/wrong approaches on 1(d), 1(e), 2(e), 4(c), some parts on 5 and...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-25-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
Please read this post from another member here: ...

Please read this post from another member here:

4.3.2. Written–Answer Pass Mark Setting
Before the exam is administered, the exam committee sets a preliminary pass mark by analyzing each...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-25-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
Did you get all of problems 3+4 correct? If not,...

Did you get all of problems 3+4 correct? If not, you're quite optimistic:D
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-25-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,225
Posted By ghjk
How can it be higher?? You should note that they...

How can it be higher?? You should note that they adjust the pass mark completely based on how the students do, as I read in the other note:)
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