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 Forum: Modules 1-5 01-21-2016, 10:58 PM Replies: 21 Views: 23,999 Posted By xaznstylegrlx This answer really depends on whether going over... This answer really depends on whether going over 70% target is ok. I'm still interested to know.
 Forum: Modules 1-5 01-21-2016, 10:56 PM Replies: 21 Views: 23,999 Posted By xaznstylegrlx I would think over 70% is ok because the choc... I would think over 70% is ok because the choc factory is concerned retirees will not get enough? Not 100% sure though. The spreadsheet doesn't cap the 15% annual contribution anywhere, is it...
 11-04-2014, 02:13 PM Replies: 1 Views: 572 Posted By xaznstylegrlx New ASM Exam C Manual for Spring 2015? I heard there will be a new one for Spring of 2015. Any word on when it can be ordered?
 10-30-2014, 11:57 PM Replies: 0 Views: 338 Posted By xaznstylegrlx f(x) and F(x) conceptual properties in Maximum Likelihood Hi, I'm wondering if anyone knows the conceptual properties of f(x) and F(x) when it comes to the maximum likelihood. By "conceptual properties", I am referring to properties similar to how the...
 10-30-2014, 11:49 PM Replies: 2 Views: 406 Posted By xaznstylegrlx Inverse Weibull Is there a shortcut for the maximum likelihood of an inverse weibull? Or can someone walk me through how I would solve for it relative to the Weibull maximum likelihood?
 10-30-2014, 11:46 PM Replies: 8 Views: 646 Posted By xaznstylegrlx Goodness of Fit If you're given 5 distributions with the corresponding loglikelihood and the number of parameters, how would you determine which distribution is the best fit? The number of data is not given. ...
 01-20-2014, 05:53 PM Replies: 1 Views: 234 Posted By xaznstylegrlx ASM 14th ed Example 31H I don't quite understand the solution for this example. Question: Claim counts follow a geometric distribution. You are given the following data for 261 policyholders: number for claims are:...
 10-08-2013, 10:19 PM Replies: 29 Views: 3,366 Posted By xaznstylegrlx the usual conjugate pairs did not appear for me.... the usual conjugate pairs did not appear for me. most of mine required integration. half of my questions had information that was a page long and it wasnt because of charts. the chart questions were...
 10-08-2013, 08:07 PM Replies: 37 Views: 2,450 Posted By xaznstylegrlx I was starting to feel bad for him, but I feel... I was starting to feel bad for him, but I feel fine now.
 10-08-2013, 08:01 PM Replies: 29 Views: 3,366 Posted By xaznstylegrlx yea, adapt was spot on for mfe. but it seems like... yea, adapt was spot on for mfe. but it seems like the exam c questions have changed. even my friend said her test was straightforward 2 yrs ago.
 10-08-2013, 07:51 PM Replies: 18 Views: 965 Posted By xaznstylegrlx think outside of the box. think outside of the box.
 10-07-2013, 09:58 PM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx by "a little bit of luck", i didn't mean it like... by "a little bit of luck", i didn't mean it like it's very little luck. i just like to say it that way. makes things catchy.:viola:
 10-07-2013, 09:53 PM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx i believe it's personality, exams, and a little... i believe it's personality, exams, and a little bit of luck.
 10-07-2013, 09:37 PM Replies: 37 Views: 2,450 Posted By xaznstylegrlx so happy i passed mlc already so happy i passed mlc already
 10-07-2013, 08:03 PM Replies: 29 Views: 3,366 Posted By xaznstylegrlx mine was definitely not a five. I took plenty of... mine was definitely not a five. I took plenty of level 4-5 and the actual exam was twisted and required more integrating than I had anticipated.
 10-07-2013, 07:18 PM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx i lucked out. i got an internship position right... i lucked out. i got an internship position right out of college and became full time afterwards. no exam requirement for interns. I didn't have my official pass of P until I already had the...
 10-07-2013, 05:24 PM Replies: 1,037 Views: 123,356 Posted By xaznstylegrlx taking 2 weeks off to move and then studying... taking 2 weeks off to move and then studying again.
 10-07-2013, 05:23 PM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx failed. it definitely did not feel like a level 5... failed. it definitely did not feel like a level 5 adapt exam. More like a level 7. I guess I'm moving to the February thread.
 10-07-2013, 10:04 AM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx the big day... in 2 hours the big day... in 2 hours
 10-06-2013, 08:36 PM Replies: 2,305 Views: 212,140 Posted By xaznstylegrlx my test center has also let me in early before. ... my test center has also let me in early before. I get sleepy around 3pm so I'm going to show up early. Hopefully, I'll be done before 3pm.
 10-06-2013, 08:11 PM Replies: 6 Views: 524 Posted By xaznstylegrlx i think i vaguely remember this for MLE's: ... i think i vaguely remember this for MLE's: Var(xbar) = (1/n)* Var(x)
 10-06-2013, 08:03 PM Replies: 6 Views: 524 Posted By xaznstylegrlx I actually thought about the same thing before,... I actually thought about the same thing before, but the Variance for the MLE of an exponential distribution really is (xbar^2)/n. It's on page 597 of the ASM manual (14th edition lesson 32.1). As...
 10-06-2013, 05:20 PM Replies: 29 Views: 3,366 Posted By xaznstylegrlx So far, those who have taken the actual thing are... So far, those who have taken the actual thing are saying ADAPT level 5-7. I guess I should take a level 6 ADAPT.
 10-06-2013, 04:48 PM Replies: 29 Views: 3,366 Posted By xaznstylegrlx I guess that is good news. It means I've been... I guess that is good news. It means I've been taking harder level exams than I thought?
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