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Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-12-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 860
Posted By Dmitry
Dr. Weishaus, for educational purpose, could...

Dr. Weishaus,

for educational purpose, could you elaborate on the meanings of beta, r, and n? Thank you very much for the prompt response.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-12-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 860
Posted By Dmitry
ASM Lesson 13 problem 5 14th edition

The number of students taking an actuarial exam has a negative binomial distribution with parameters r=10, beta=1.5. Each student has a 0.4 probability of passing. Determine the probability that 3 or...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-26-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 907
Views: 140,132
Posted By Dmitry
I am thinking to purchase ASM manual - what do...

I am thinking to purchase ASM manual - what do you think is the best resource to prepare for the exam?
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 04-23-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,521
Posted By Dmitry
When it is a long call, you have a right to...

When it is a long call, you have a right to exchange your money (K) for a stock (S).
When it is a long put, you have a right to exchange stock (S) for money (K).


My approach was to look at...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 04-23-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 279,798
Posted By Dmitry
As I understand, it is 18/25 or you have to get...

As I understand, it is 18/25 or you have to get 23/30 right to guarantee the pass in the event that they throw out 5 questions that you did correctly.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 04-22-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 279,798
Posted By Dmitry
On par or easier. It might be just my own...

On par or easier. It might be just my own perception. I don't know if I even passed yet )
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 04-22-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 279,798
Posted By Dmitry
Took the exam today and thought it was 4.5-5.5/10...

Took the exam today and thought it was 4.5-5.5/10 by difficulty. I went through TIA and actuarialbrew 670 problems. Did not take practice exams at all. I guessed only on 1 and there might be a couple...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-01-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 279,798
Posted By Dmitry
I guess you are not watching lessons - Michael...

I guess you are not watching lessons - Michael Yates points out the link in one of the homeworks. =)
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-01-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Dmitry
Can you be more mathematical here? why ln(St)=...

Can you be more mathematical here? why ln(St)= sigma? Anyone from TIA?
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 01-29-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Dmitry
TIA problem 16 section C1

I have trouble understanding why standard deviation of LN(St) is the volatility that should be used in Black Scholes equation. Can anyone clarify?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-11-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,146
Posted By Dmitry
Search this section: ...

Search this section:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/forumdisplay.php?f=18
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-09-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,932
Posted By Dmitry
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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-09-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,932
Posted By Dmitry
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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-09-2011, 07:42 PM
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Views: 1,932
Posted By Dmitry
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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-09-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,946
Posted By Dmitry
D) sitting on 20. I was fairly confident on that...

D) sitting on 20. I was fairly confident on that one. That was a question on reserves.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-08-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 27,559
Posted By Dmitry
Same here

Same here
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-08-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 27,559
Posted By Dmitry
A will repeat, can we discuss the answers for the...

A will repeat, can we discuss the answers for the questions of doubt?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-08-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 27,559
Posted By Dmitry
Can we discuss a particular question?

Can we discuss a particular question?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-08-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 27,559
Posted By Dmitry
I guess this is a precaution that makes it...

I guess this is a precaution that makes it impossible to get the answers out of the room while someone in your area is still taking the exam.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-08-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 27,559
Posted By Dmitry
How much do you score on PAK so that you are 90+%...

How much do you score on PAK so that you are 90+% to pass?
How fast do we get a credible picture from PAK?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,331
Posted By Dmitry
Thanks for the link.

Thanks for the link.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,331
Posted By Dmitry
I second your point of view

I second your point of view
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By Dmitry
"All insureds are initially active" - end of...

"All insureds are initially active" - end of quote.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 26,078
Posted By Dmitry
Mr. Weishaus, could you elaborate on your...

Mr. Weishaus,

could you elaborate on your point of view?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By Dmitry
The answer that is provided is clear. The rate is...

The answer that is provided is clear. The rate is equal to (0.1)*3*10=3.
Then they argue that less than 3 people should be serviced in 10 min in order for him to reach the teller in more than 10...
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