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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 08:49 PM
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Posted By Vorian Atreides
Sorry. :oops: The first part is intended to...

Sorry. :oops:

The first part is intended to help relate to the material. The extra was intended to "connect" why it is ultimately covered (and why the material isn't really violated in practice).
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 138
Posted By Vorian Atreides
What do you do if you are at N = 3 and you fail...

What do you do if you are at N = 3 and you fail twice?


Also, it seems that you'd also want one of the balls to be the eight ball . . . isn't knocking in the 8 ball "prematurely" an automatic win...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 138
Posted By Vorian Atreides
In a typical game using 15 balls, your goal is to...

In a typical game using 15 balls, your goal is to sink 8 of them.

I think that's why there's a upper limit at 8.

Getting a 9 in this context is the proverbial score of 7 on an Actuarial Exam.
Forum: Diversions Yesterday, 03:45 PM
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Posted By Vorian Atreides
That Thing You Do - The Oneders

That Thing You Do - The Oneders
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2,084
Views: 101,151
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Also keep in mind the "complete" set of insurable...

Also keep in mind the "complete" set of insurable characteristics and apply them at the policy level.

For example, with homeowner insurance products:

Consider the probability of a hurricane...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
That would be a very tough sell and near...

That would be a very tough sell and near impossible to "prove" or justify in the flow of the game.

Far better to tie that sort of disciplinary process to where there's time to make reviews and...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:15 PM
Replies: 83,185
Views: 7,370,267
Posted By Vorian Atreides
I see why it took two days for frummie to get...

I see why it took two days for frummie to get that pic up for captioning.
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
In addition to what Westley points out, those TO...

In addition to what Westley points out, those TO in the first half aren't all that valuable.
Forum: Diversions Yesterday, 12:12 PM
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Views: 3,055,754
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Love Me Do - The Beatles

Love Me Do - The Beatles
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
I do not wait on those "win probabilities" . . ....

I do not wait on those "win probabilities" . . . nor put much weight on them outside of a confirmation that there's still a chance.
...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By Vorian Atreides
How thin is that thin data? Are talking those...

How thin is that thin data? Are talking those levels having 15 claims across all perils? Do you get reasonable results but have extremely wide confidence intervals if you model them as separate...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 09:35 AM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
More on nfl.com from this . . . ...

More on nfl.com from this . . .
http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000001066235/article/david-bakhtiari-talked-to-refs-about-hands-to-face



I'm sure that there's footage available supporting...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
How can you be popular if you're not great?

How can you be popular if you're not great?
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
But the bolded are far more a team measure, not...

But the bolded are far more a team measure, not individual ones.
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
RN. Nice cross thread post. :tup:

RN. Nice cross thread post. :tup:
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-15-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 990
Posted By Vorian Atreides
The Seeded Premiums

The Seeded Premiums
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
How do you gauge if an Offensive Lineman should...

How do you gauge if an Offensive Lineman should be in the Hall of Fame?
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 797
Posted By Vorian Atreides
TEAM WEEK 49ers 8 Bears 12 Bengals 17 ...

TEAM WEEK
49ers 8
Bears 12
Bengals 17
Bills 17
Broncos 9
Browns 14
Buc 13
Cards 15
Charg 14
Forum: Diversions 10-15-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 31,664
Views: 3,055,754
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Magic Man - Heart

Magic Man - Heart
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12,235
Views: 1,712,863
Posted By Vorian Atreides
:lol: @ "The Bass in Vader"

:lol: @ "The Bass in Vader"
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 797
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Not suggesting it for this year; just adding some...

Not suggesting it for this year; just adding some thoughts for next year.
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 797
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Another idea to noodle over . . . For the...

Another idea to noodle over . . .

For the tie breaker: consider comparing (absolute value of) scores of selected away games.

So if one picks zero away games for their teams, their tie-breaker...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,084
Views: 101,151
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Interesting. I'll try the "long press" on the...

Interesting. I'll try the "long press" on the next notification I get.

Not sure when that'll be since I have most notifications turned off. :tfh:
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Are you sayin' that the Lions & Bears are...

Are you sayin' that the Lions & Bears are butthurt? :tfh:
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 62,005
Posted By Vorian Atreides
Reading a few articles; and it appears that a...

Reading a few articles; and it appears that a couple of flags in last night's game is the result of Bakhtiari "gaming the system". The refs can't see every single details and have to rely on...
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