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Old 02-25-2019, 07:17 PM
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I'm using the ASM manual and in one of the examples (example 27C) I am asked to calculate e(20) but I'm not sure what equation e(20) is calculating? (mean, variance, ect.) I know it's not either of those but thatís the type of answer I am looking for.

I compared the solutions to the exam tables and I can't back into what exactly it is asking for, does anybody know (it may be an ASM shorthand that I havenít come across yet)
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Old 02-26-2019, 08:32 PM
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This question came from the former Exam C manual where e(x) was defined as mean excess loss: the expected value of the excess of the random variable over x, given that it is greater than x.


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