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Forum: MAS-I 04-18-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 121,063
Posted By terencechow
We do agree that it'll be quite a big point of...

We do agree that it'll be quite a big point of emphasis on the exam. We currently have 37 questions on this topic in our bank, and you should get 1-3 questions on this topics on every practice exam...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-12-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 661
Posted By terencechow
The probability of success is 1 / (1 + B). N is...

The probability of success is 1 / (1 + B).
N is the number of failures before r successes, i.e. N starts from 0.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-04-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 946
Posted By terencechow
Take Adapt quizzes on "4.3 Ratemaking" at target...

Take Adapt quizzes on "4.3 Ratemaking" at target difficulty 6-8 and you should get parallelogram/extension of exposures method questions.

The STAM sample questions released by the SOA also contain...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 01-24-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 37,170
Posted By terencechow
The latter. The real exam will always have a mix...

The latter. The real exam will always have a mix of easy, medium, and hard questions.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 01-23-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 37,170
Posted By terencechow
Most people reported the real exam being closest...

Most people reported the real exam being closest to levels 5-6 exams in Adapt.

Here are the pass rates by EL based on our survey results for the Oct 2018 sitting:
0 to 4: 50%
4 to 5: 52%
5 to...
Forum: Statistics for Risk Modeling 10-02-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,634
Posted By terencechow
I'd like to clarify that the video lessons that...

I'd like to clarify that the video lessons that Coaching Actuaries will begin releasing in stages starting late Nov (for the May 2019 sitting, not Jan) will NOT be based on the ASM. They will be...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-06-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 64,303
Posted By terencechow
Yes, we do. Go here...

Yes, we do. Go here (https://coachingactuaries.com/stam/learn/) and click on the Sample Video button. You can also go to the bottom of the page to get a free trial.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-14-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 64,303
Posted By terencechow
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: Statistics 03-08-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 97,065
Posted By terencechow
Yes, you can pause the assignments for as long as...

Yes, you can pause the assignments for as long as you need, as long as your subscription is not expired.
Forum: Statistics 03-04-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 97,065
Posted By terencechow
The assignments are CBT, 15 questions each. The...

The assignments are CBT, 15 questions each. The final is also CBT. The Wiley problems are somewhat similar to the assignments and final, but the final is very similar to the assignments.
Forum: Probability 02-13-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,655
Posted By terencechow
Coaching Actuaries Exam P Products

Greetings!

My name is Terence Chow, the Product Manager for Exam P at Coaching Actuaries.

If you are preparing for Exam P this year, we have exam resources to help you succeed!

Adapt:...
Forum: MAS-I 03-22-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,363
Posted By terencechow
You're welcome.

You're welcome.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-19-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,043
Posted By terencechow
The main reason for favoring C over MAS-II is...

The main reason for favoring C over MAS-II is because C is a known and mature exam while MAS-II is brand new so there is more uncertainty about it. Your plan to focus on 5 and 6 first is a good idea...
Forum: MAS-I 03-18-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,363
Posted By terencechow
Yes I did. I've added the link to the original...

Yes I did. I've added the link to the original post. Thanks!
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 03-18-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,036
Posted By terencechow
2018 SOA/CAS Changes

Greetings!

Are you looking for guidance in the face of the SOA/CAS changes in 2018? The Coaching Actuaries team has summarized the key changes and created personalized recommendations based on you...
Forum: MAS-I 03-18-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,363
Posted By terencechow
2018 SOA/CAS Changes

Greetings!

Are you looking for guidance in the face of the SOA/CAS changes in 2018? The Coaching Actuaries team has summarized the key changes and created personalized recommendations based on you...
Forum: Probability 03-18-2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 813
Posted By terencechow
2018 SOA/CAS Changes

Greetings!

Are you looking for guidance in the face of the SOA/CAS changes in 2018? The Coaching Actuaries team has summarized the key changes and created personalized recommendations based on you...
Forum: Probability 11-23-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,516
Posted By terencechow
New Coaching Actuaries Exam P Video Lessons

Coaching Actuaries is proud to announce the completion of our brand new Exam P video lessons!

The concern with our old videos was that they are too brief and didn't follow our P study manual...
Forum: Statistics 07-25-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 97,065
Posted By terencechow
The question asks which is "the most appropriate...

The question asks which is "the most appropriate interpretation of the multiple R-SQUARED", not multiple R. Because the multiple R-squared is 0.36, the multiple R is 0.60.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 01-29-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,118
Posted By terencechow
Yes, the question should have specified the order.

Yes, the question should have specified the order.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-04-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,465
Posted By terencechow
49% reach EL 7+ for the Oct 2013 sitting. 56%...

49% reach EL 7+ for the Oct 2013 sitting.
56% reach EL 7+ for the Feb 2014 sitting.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-01-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,465
Posted By terencechow
Improving Adapt C/4

In response to the complaints we've been getting about Adapt C/4, we are currently making the following improvements to the question bank:

Add more questions, focusing on new topics and topics...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 03-10-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 857
Posted By terencechow
The goal of the formula sheets is to highlight as...

The goal of the formula sheets is to highlight as many of the most important formulas as possible. Obviously, they don't contain 100% of the formulas but even if you don't know any formulas outside...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-14-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By terencechow
2) We currently have 7 sets of 10 WA questions by...

2) We currently have 7 sets of 10 WA questions by topic, and 5 WA practice exams in Adapt. The practice exams have video solutions. We also offer grading service (at a fee) for 2 FULL mock exams (MC...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 02-05-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By terencechow
No, they are not. Adapt contains a lot of...

No, they are not. Adapt contains a lot of original questions that are not in the ASM.
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