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Old 08-12-2017, 05:51 PM
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Yea I'd say so personally. I plan to start studying for P around December once the fall semester is over. My school teaches a probability course similar to P that I'm going to take in the spring, so hopefully I can sit during next summer.
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Old 08-12-2017, 06:10 PM
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Gotcha. I think if I take P in January I'll try for MFE in the summer but I'm not sure if that's too ambitious. Lol we'll see. Congrats again!
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Old 08-12-2017, 06:56 PM
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Gotcha. I think if I take P in January I'll try for MFE in the summer but I'm not sure if that's too ambitious. Lol we'll see. Congrats again!
Hey if you really go for it i'm sure you can do it. Best of luck, I'll see you over in the P threads! Thanks!
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Old 08-12-2017, 09:47 PM
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I passed!

Get comfortable with level 6 adapt exams. Also utilize the study note on determinants provided by the SOA, as well as the two free TIA exams!

Good luck to all sitting in August and the future.
If you don't mind me asking, how did the exam stack up to the two free TIA exams? I just took the first one today and I got a thirty. I'm gonna take the second one early tomorrow and probably read some of the study notes for review. Also, my exam is on Monday in case anyone was wondering.
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Old 08-13-2017, 01:08 PM
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Gotcha. I think if I take P in January I'll try for MFE in the summer but I'm not sure if that's too ambitious. Lol we'll see. Congrats again!
How do you get the FM crossed out on the bottom?
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Old 08-13-2017, 02:05 PM
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How do you get the FM crossed out on the bottom?
User CP => Edit Signature
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Old 08-14-2017, 04:06 PM
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I passed!

I'll be taking P next!
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Old 08-14-2017, 04:12 PM
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Passed FM a few days ago. Used ADAPT and practiced with mostly level 5 exams and 2 level 6 exams. I HIGHLY recommend the SOA practice problems for 2017. I believe there's 206 of them. If you know how to do all of them, you'll know 95% of the material on the exam. I did them all about 3 days before I took my exam and it helped me learn problems I haven't seen. Also, don't stress out if the first few questions of the exam aren't clicking. Within the first 10, I didn't get 4 of them, but I skipped them and blew threw the next 25. I had about an hour and 15 min left to review the 6-7 problems I didn't understand, but then was able to after going back.

I plan on taking P in November!
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Old 08-14-2017, 09:13 PM
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Failed. Got "low" on everything.

That hurt. I really felt I did better than "low" on everything, though. Is it possible I was still close to passing?
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Old 08-14-2017, 09:25 PM
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Failed. Got "low" on everything.

That hurt. I really felt I did better than "low" on everything, though. Is it possible I was still close to passing?
Unfortunately, no. The closest to passing you can get (and still fail) is a final score of 5. You pass if you get a 6, and I think you need "medium" and above on all.

If you got "low" on everything, your final score must have been way below 5. Don't get discouraged if it's your first time; the whole Prometric experience can be intimidating at first and throw you off your game.
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