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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-21-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 221,466
Posted By MathandBikes
I like that TIA shows you what percentage of...

I like that TIA shows you what percentage of individuals who have bought the course have completed the current lesson you are working on.

It is making myself feel slightly better about starting...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-10-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 221,466
Posted By MathandBikes
Just started yesterday

Just started yesterday
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 08-02-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,003
Posted By MathandBikes
My suggestion is to just take out the ASM manual...

My suggestion is to just take out the ASM manual for MLC and start working through it. If you feel like you're getting hung up on a particular lesson or set of questions because of a deficit in...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-31-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1,805
Views: 293,313
Posted By MathandBikes
I'll be joining the fun. Hopefully I have enough...

I'll be joining the fun. Hopefully I have enough time to prepare. I figure I don't have to decide to sign up until Sept 24th so I can make the final decision later.

I'm in a non-traditional role...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 12-19-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 836
Posted By MathandBikes
I will call it good when you hit that 45 minute 6...

I will call it good when you hit that 45 minute 6 mile. That's what you initially wanted. Now keep training and hit that time!
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 12-09-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2,305
Views: 232,337
Posted By MathandBikes
Yup, happens on MFE all the time. 8. So now...

Yup, happens on MFE all the time.

8. So now it's officially time to say goodbye to this monster thread.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-08-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 215,267
Posted By MathandBikes
Anyone putting in a solid amount of study time...

Anyone putting in a solid amount of study time yet for this thing?
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 12-06-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2,305
Views: 232,337
Posted By MathandBikes
Hmmm, this is the first time that I haven't...

Hmmm, this is the first time that I haven't received a text. I was very nervous checking the passing list, but luckily my # was there.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 12-04-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,037
Views: 138,926
Posted By MathandBikes
There have been additions to the syallabus. Do...

There have been additions to the syallabus. Do you have access to material that has been added since 09?
Forum: Careers - Employment 12-04-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,889
Posted By MathandBikes
I interpreted what Klaymen said as including the...

I interpreted what Klaymen said as including the cost to the company for paid study time. With benefits and salary, I'm sure a low ball estimate of the value of an employee's time would be $50/hour.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-30-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,367
Posted By MathandBikes
The op is selling the 11the edition. Recently,...

The op is selling the 11the edition. Recently, there were some syllabus changes. Was this edition printed before those?
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-29-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,728
Posted By MathandBikes
And have you even started studying for any exams?...

And have you even started studying for any exams? I'm not sure you're giving them the respect they deserve in terms of difficulty.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-29-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,728
Posted By MathandBikes
Some internships will consider you if you're...

Some internships will consider you if you're planning on sitting for exams.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-28-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,728
Posted By MathandBikes
I like your plan to pass four exams next year. ...

I like your plan to pass four exams next year.

I'd suggest forgoing summer classes and getting an internship. You seem to have a ton of minors. Couldn't you just cut that down to one minor?
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-28-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,542
Posted By MathandBikes
I don't think it's a terrible idea to email an...

I don't think it's a terrible idea to email an actuary at a company you've applied to online. I'd be sure to inform them that you've applied online.

I think a lot of those online applications are...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-28-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,367
Posted By MathandBikes
I will definitely pay a penny. I'd pay up to...

I will definitely pay a penny. I'd pay up to 2,000 pennies.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 11-28-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,124
Posted By MathandBikes
12-13 PEs is quite a lot for only getting to a...

12-13 PEs is quite a lot for only getting to a 5.2 earned level. I'd question whether or not you were just getting better at doing the exact same questions over and over and not really understanding...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-25-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 215,267
Posted By MathandBikes
Still in the unknown if I'm taking this based on...

Still in the unknown if I'm taking this based on the outcome of a few things happening in December.

I've been thinking though, with the written portion of the exam beginning this Spring that...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-22-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 215,267
Posted By MathandBikes
:party: I suggest a couple weeks off. I...

:party:

I suggest a couple weeks off. I know it's difficult to get out of study mode but you'll come back ready to crush the studying!
Forum: Probability 11-19-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By MathandBikes
Type at the end there, meant to write...

Type at the end there, meant to write (200*1.21)/52
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 11-19-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2,305
Views: 232,337
Posted By MathandBikes
Always passing list on a Friday with updated...

Always passing list on a Friday with updated transcripts/scores on the following Monday morning.
Forum: Probability 11-19-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,128
Posted By MathandBikes
What would you say about people using manuals who...

What would you say about people using manuals who didn't have stats in college?

I think defining one's ability to be an actuary based on their resources needed for exam P is a little narrow...
Forum: Probability 11-18-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By MathandBikes
I do not know. I got the solutions through email...

I do not know. I got the solutions through email to a practice exam from someone that I'm helping study for exam P. So far the rest of the exam seems pretty well done but I can't make sense of that...
Forum: Probability 11-18-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By MathandBikes
So I think the question is worded poorly. I'm...

So I think the question is worded poorly. I'm assuming they mean 1 loss per week. I didn't initially interpret the question this way.
Forum: Probability 11-18-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By MathandBikes
And the rest 'of the question' is... If losses...

And the rest 'of the question' is... If losses next year have the same distribution as this year, except are 10% greater due to inflation, then what is the probability that X is less than 60?

No...
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