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Old 12-11-2019, 10:05 PM
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I was looking at the SOA website under the exam results for PA in June and I saw in their table they left out pass mark. By the looks of it, they seem to only have the pass mark for multiple choice exams. What is the general consensus for what is needed to pass this exam? 70 points? More? Less?
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Old 12-11-2019, 10:12 PM
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I'm afraid to think about it or else I'll start counting points during the exam.

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Old 12-11-2019, 10:50 PM
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About 65-70 out of 100 should be the pass mark just like another non-MC based exam (include WA section) - LTAM. I got at least 66 points when I passed LTAM based on rough estimate that's a 6. Also if you give reasonings or justifications match the task they ask you, you get at least 1 out of 10 regardless if you have R output or not for coding question.
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Old 12-15-2019, 01:59 PM
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P: 71%
FM: 70%
IFM: 69-72%
STAM: 67%
SRM: 60-67%

I think its safe to assume you need at least 60/65 points to be in with a chance
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Old 12-15-2019, 02:33 PM
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There is no pass mark for this exam. The pass rate is always 50%, so I guess they take the best half of the exam takers and make them pass.
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There is no pass mark for this exam. The pass rate is always 50%, so I guess they take the best half of the exam takers and make them pass.
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P: 71%
FM: 70%
IFM: 69-72%
STAM: 67%
SRM: 60-67%

I think its safe to assume you need at least 60/65 points to be in with a chance
Is it just me or do P/FM/STAM's rates seem drastically higher than previous P/FM/C rates? Like I was used to seeing 40% tops.
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Old 12-16-2019, 12:08 AM
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Is it just me or do P/FM/STAM's rates seem drastically higher than previous P/FM/C rates? Like I was used to seeing 40% tops.
Those are % correct to pass, not % of passing candidates.
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Old 12-16-2019, 06:29 PM
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I'm too thinking that 65 should be a solid pass for PA.
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