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Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 12-15-2011, 09:41 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 41,649
Posted By roryrudy
1) How many hours total did you spend preparing...

1) How many hours total did you spend preparing for the test? On average 6-8 hrs per week for 14 weeks.

2) Had you taken a class in theory of interest or something similar prior to your specific...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 12-05-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 25,345
Posted By roryrudy
I got a 7...very disappointed cuz i was expecting...

I got a 7...very disappointed cuz i was expecting a 8,9 or 10. But in the end, a pass is a pass and I am very grateful. Thank God. I am done with FM, only just waiting on the stats.
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 12-02-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 25,345
Posted By roryrudy
Its 793 passed candidates...I'm just glad my id...

Its 793 passed candidates...I'm just glad my id number was listed. :) :) Hopefully its a 9 or 10 when I look on Monday.
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 10-13-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 11,927
Posted By roryrudy
I used both in my exam two days ago...i hardly...

I used both in my exam two days ago...i hardly used my ba 2 plus, mostly multiview. i only used the ba 2 plus to find unknown interest rate and sometimes the price of bond.

btw there was a ton of...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 10-11-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 837
Posted By roryrudy
I did my exam today...the questions on...

I did my exam today...the questions on derivatives are not hard but kinda tricky...u need to know the theory. Exam overall was fair..prolli get a 8,9, or 10
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 09-26-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 912
Posted By roryrudy
I used the 2009 edition and it is more than good...

I used the 2009 edition and it is more than good enough..
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 09-24-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,515
Posted By roryrudy
I got 707.99. What is the right answer? The delta...

I got 707.99. What is the right answer? The delta only works from time 5 to 7. That's what I did
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 09-17-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,587
Posted By roryrudy
I am looking at q (4) and it seems that the...

I am looking at q (4) and it seems that the interest rate (i) is different for each time, t. Therefore its not a constant. Hence i would find the interest rate for each period in order to...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-15-2011, 02:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,393
Posted By roryrudy
@joni308 its not fun to make a mockery of...

@joni308
its not fun to make a mockery of persons' questions...this is one of the reason for this forum..for persons with difficulty trying to understand a concept to feel comfortable to share...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-11-2011, 02:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,134
Posted By roryrudy
@joni308 Well said...I understood what the...

@joni308 Well said...I understood what the question was asking before and got the answer that they got..but i would tell a lie if i say that your explanation is not well put and well said.
Good Job
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-10-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,319
Posted By roryrudy
wow.. so many ways. i never think of it that...

wow.. so many ways. i never think of it that way..i just did it that way and got it also..

the first way i did it was using t=1, t=2, t=3...use annuity due with the 3 yr effective interest rate...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-10-2011, 02:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,319
Posted By roryrudy
I did it with two methods and I got X = 1 or...

I did it with two methods and I got X = 1 or 1.000976 as the answer also..what is the correct answer?
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-07-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,309
Posted By roryrudy
The 100 at the beginning of each year is the same...

The 100 at the beginning of each year is the same as (100/A4) with the dots every year for four years (times 0,1,2,3). Check that...and since u have 100/A4 for 40 years..u gonna accumulate that with...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-04-2011, 12:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,885
Posted By roryrudy
The mistake u made was to remove the ln by...

The mistake u made was to remove the ln by factorizing...u cant do that..
what u should have done is ln (2+n) - ln 2 = ln [(2+n)/2]
Forum: Exam 1/P - Probability 03-06-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 841
Posted By roryrudy
nobody?

nobody?
Forum: Exam 1/P - Probability 03-03-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 841
Posted By roryrudy
Finally my study manual has arrived

I received my P/1 study manual (ASM 10th edition) today. I hope it is worth it. Anybody pass on their first try using ASM?
Forum: University of the West Indies 02-17-2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 19,748
Posted By roryrudy
Currently attending UWI. Preparing for P/1...

Currently attending UWI. Preparing for P/1 September using ASM 2009. Will be doing FM/2 next year.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-15-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,324
Posted By roryrudy
Honestly i cant recall, but i remembered doing...

Honestly i cant recall, but i remembered doing multiplication way before i learnt it. My mother thought something was wrong with me. I am normal, my friends think otherwise. From ever since, I always...
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