Actuarial Outpost
Go Back   Actuarial Outpost > Exams - Please Limit Discussion to Exam-Related Topics > SoA/CAS Preliminary Exams > General
FlashChat Actuarial Discussion Preliminary Exams CAS/SOA Exams Cyberchat Around the World Suggestions

DW Simpson International Actuarial Jobs
Canada  Asia  Australia  Bermuda  Latin America  Europe

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-13-2018, 08:06 PM
mdppbr mdppbr is offline
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Boston
Studying for LRM
Favorite beer: my own black ipa
Posts: 115
Default FSA Exam Grading

I should probably know this by now, but do graders give partial points on FSA exams? I don't mean partial credit, I mean partial points, for example:

(1 point): What are the first 3 letters of the alphabet?

Answer by me: a, c, walnuts

Would I get: 0 points, 2/3 or a point, something else?
Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2018, 01:40 PM
Chopin-Lover Chopin-Lover is offline
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 822

Probably depends on the question, but yes, it's possible to get partial points.
Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2018, 01:49 PM
Breadmaker's Avatar
Breadmaker Breadmaker is offline
Join Date: May 2009
Studying for CPD - and nuttin' else!
College: Swigmore U
Favorite beer: Guinness
Posts: 4,543

I'd give you some partial points if I were grading.
"I'm tryin' to think, but nuthin' happens!"
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:56 AM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
*PLEASE NOTE: Posts are not checked for accuracy, and do not
represent the views of the Actuarial Outpost or its sponsors.
Page generated in 0.11946 seconds with 11 queries