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Forum: Modules 1-5 08-15-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 131
Posted By SweepingRocks
EOM 2 External Factors Question

So I've seen a lot of threads where people said they discussed all 8 factors mentioned in Cantor/Packer's article. Why? They conclude that only 5 of these factors are strongly linked to the spread?...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-05-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
That actually looks like that's what happened! ...

That actually looks like that's what happened!

I don't want to give specifics on how it was conveyed in the model solution, but I believe the way I showed how I got my inflation rate should...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-05-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
Final update: It was the file size. I redid the...

Final update: It was the file size. I redid the sheet and made it about 400 kb. Still not sure how I got the other file so big. Submitted without a problem.

Thanks everyone!

Final question: I...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-05-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
...looking back I honestly don't know. I just...

...looking back I honestly don't know. I just redownloaded the original file to check and it's only 147 KB. I'll try remaking my excel workbook and see if that fixes the issue
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-05-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
UPDATE: The upload progress bar in chrome now...

UPDATE: The upload progress bar in chrome now goes all the way to 100% but now a new error appears saying "The page was not displayed because the request entity was too large"

I'm assuming this...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-05-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
Since the weekend is over and my issue is not...

Since the weekend is over and my issue is not resolved, could you possibly let me know what they did to troubleshoot? I called them and they couldn't help so I emailed them but who knows when I'll...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-03-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
I called their support line and they couldn’t...

I called their support line and they couldn’t figure it out so they “accelerated my ticket” and told me elearn@soa would contact me
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-03-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
I added 8 tabs to the excel sheet so now it has a...

I added 8 tabs to the excel sheet so now it has a total of 13. The MEMO is over 2000 words including the appendix and two tables. Not sure if that could be it.

Do you think they’d accept a...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-03-2019, 12:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By SweepingRocks
EOM assignment not uploading.

So I have an issue where I’m trying to upload the memo and excel file for EOM 1 but the browser has crashed every time I’ve tried uploading. I tried using a internet explorer instead of chrome, using...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-01-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By SweepingRocks
There's a poll in this thread:...

There's a poll in this thread: http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=138907&page=37

But no numbers released by SOA afaik. I know two people in my office...
Forum: Modules 1-5 07-30-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 240
Posted By SweepingRocks
EoM 1 Formula Question

This is in regards to the question asking to find the inflation rate equivalent to the contingency.

On the tab that calculates the present value, I'm getting a negative inflation rate that makes...
Forum: Modules 1-5 07-18-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By SweepingRocks
Right but I wouldn't necessarily have to wait a...

Right but I wouldn't necessarily have to wait a month from start to finish, correct? I could theoretically start IA October 31st, take a few days off to do it, then submit it by November 11th,...
Forum: Modules 1-5 07-18-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By SweepingRocks
I honestly kinda just want a break from the whole...

I honestly kinda just want a break from the whole exam process haha. I know PA isn't really an "exam" but it's close enough.

Good to know. Work is covering the costs, but ya know, reading is a...
Forum: Modules 1-5 07-18-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By SweepingRocks
Questions From Someone Planning to Start FAP Today

Hi Everyone! For backgrounds sake, I'm not currently studying for an exam and will take PA some time next year. I'm planning on doing FAP before the change and had a few questions:

-I understand...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
While I was writing, I made marks on every...

While I was writing, I made marks on every multiple choice question and every part of the WA questions that I either completely guessed on or had no idea on. I finished writing the final question I...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
My first 7. Self graded in high 60s/low 70s

My first 7. Self graded in high 60s/low 70s
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By SweepingRocks
Thirded

Thirded
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
I audibly laughed at this. Either a great troll...

I audibly laughed at this. Either a great troll (I 100% believe this), or a pathetic person.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
https://cdn-files.soa.org/graderelease/exam-result...

https://cdn-files.soa.org/graderelease/exam-results.aspx

The exam results page is coming up with an error. It's time boys.

LEAKS WERE REAL WE PASSED BOYS
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
Aww thanks! and CONGRATS (Hopefully)!!

Aww thanks! and CONGRATS (Hopefully)!!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
7 Minutes :judge:

7 Minutes :judge:
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
How would someone get a list of exam takers...

How would someone get a list of exam takers though?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
https://www.reddit.com/r/actuary/comments/cc9lim/s...

https://www.reddit.com/r/actuary/comments/cc9lim/soa_spring_results/
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,584
Posted By SweepingRocks
I found it on reddit. Everyone is scaring me a...

I found it on reddit. Everyone is scaring me a bit questioning its legitimacy. I'm going to be optimistic and accept it as real because:
1.)The posting history of the person who posted this doesn't...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 878
Posted By SweepingRocks
It was posted on reddit

It was posted on reddit
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