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Forum: MAS-I 04-19-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
I thought Mahler #13 was brutal, FWIW. Don't let...

I thought Mahler #13 was brutal, FWIW. Don't let it get you down if you don't do well.
Forum: MAS-I 04-19-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
If you're doing well on level 6 exams, you should...

If you're doing well on level 6 exams, you should be good to go. Anything past level 5 becomes very odd and obscure IMO.

Same. And it's always the same ones. Not sure if their exam generation...
Forum: MAS-I 04-16-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
I run into the same issue when re-taking old...

I run into the same issue when re-taking old exams I try to "bias correct" it by subtracting 3-4 points off my final score. I find that helps keep me grounded and realistic.
Forum: MAS-I 04-14-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
I probably just got lucky with the material that...

I probably just got lucky with the material that was on PE #3 compared to the rest of them.

I took #4 today, and I didn't do as well as I did on the third one, but still well enough to putting me...
Forum: MAS-I 04-13-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
For those taking the TIA practice exams – did you...

For those taking the TIA practice exams – did you feel that the third one was much easier than the first two?
Forum: MAS-I 04-13-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
This is very true.

This is very true.
Forum: MAS-I 04-11-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
I don't think so. But the one's they usually...

I don't think so. But the one's they usually consider the most difficult are the conceptual questions surprise surprise.
Forum: MAS-I 04-10-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
According to ISLR, this is only true when λ = ∞....

According to ISLR, this is only true when λ = ∞. It's on page 219, if anyone was curious.
Forum: MAS-I 04-08-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
I like it. It's true that the harder questions...

I like it. It's true that the harder questions (level 7+) become computationally intensive, but if you're taking level 4-5 exams, I think it's a good representation of the actual exam difficulty. The...
Forum: MAS-I 04-08-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
According to Larry (coach for MAS-I): Spring...

According to Larry (coach for MAS-I):

Spring 2018
Average: 3.89
Max: 6.76
Min: 1.47
SD: 1.33

Fall 2018
Average: 4.69
Forum: MAS-I 03-30-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 37,233
Posted By aNYthing
Yeah and I can't print it at work for some...

Yeah and I can't print it at work for some reason. Must be a firewall issue. So annoying.
Forum: MAS-I 12-12-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 116,633
Posted By aNYthing
So I failed again. I think I'm gonna ditch TIA...

So I failed again. I think I'm gonna ditch TIA for this sitting and try to use ASM + source text.

To the people who used ASM to study for this exam, how did you find it? Thanks.
Forum: MAS-I 06-18-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Failed with a 4. Not too surprised. Gotta get it...

Failed with a 4. Not too surprised. Gotta get it next time.

Congrats to everyone who passed!
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-09-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,434
Posted By aNYthing
Nope, because they didn't have any space. They...

Nope, because they didn't have any space. They would have hired me if they did. However, someone I met during my internship helped me land my FT position, so you never know how things will work out.
Forum: MAS-I 05-09-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
I am so annoyed at myself -- the two questions...

I am so annoyed at myself -- the two questions that I talked about erasing the answer for because I was unsure turned out to be the right answer.

I guess also under the stress of the exam for...
Forum: MAS-I 05-08-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Looks like 3 to me as well.

Looks like 3 to me as well.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-08-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,311
Posted By aNYthing
My company is giving everyone who took the exam 4...

My company is giving everyone who took the exam 4 extra study days, so 32 hours.
Forum: MAS-I 05-08-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
We'll kill it next time bros.

We'll kill it next time bros.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
I think they just stored their answers on their...

I think they just stored their answers on their calculator (I stored mine in the data menu).

Looks like I'll be joining people in the fall...hooray.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Looks like I got a 48 after comparing my answers....

Looks like I got a 48 after comparing my answers. This sucks.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Oh goddammit. I think you guys are right. Well...

Oh goddammit. I think you guys are right. Well that's one workg already...great.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Surprised by the answer choice distribution for...

Surprised by the answer choice distribution for question #1 so far. It should be A right? There is no difference because waiting times are memoryless. Unless I misunderstood the question.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Oh yeah, so many of them. I was expecting stuff...

Oh yeah, so many of them. I was expecting stuff with hat matrices and deviance residuals and tweedie distrbutions...nothing. I was also surprised by the fact there was only one MLE question. Guess...
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
I think we're allowed to discuss the exam...

I think we're allowed to discuss the exam now...so mad I forgot what the probit function was.
Forum: MAS-I 05-07-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 124,381
Posted By aNYthing
Yeah same. I actually erased my answer choice for...

Yeah same. I actually erased my answer choice for two of them because I was iffy on them and I didn't want to risk the penalty.


Haha, you're allowed to leave after 2 hours. My friend left after...
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