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Old 11-11-2010, 09:56 AM
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Well color me oblivious.
my dog ate oblivious... i still have inattentive and unobservant tho
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I like the fact that this exam doesn't have pilot questions. I can rest assured that everything counts (i.e., I'm not "wasting" time solving problems that don't effect my score), and there shouldn't be anything super weird on it.
The CBT exams always have pilot questions so while I don't work for the SOA and I can't officially say, I believe with 99% confidence that there will be pilot questions once MLC goes to CBT.
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i don't remember anything about pilot questions for P

FM had 5 though
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i don't remember anything about pilot questions for P

FM had 5 though
P had pilot questions when I took it. Not sure if it still does.
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Old 11-11-2010, 10:42 AM
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i guess i don't really know if there were pilot questions or not... but i remember that the FM description specifically mentioned 30 questions and 5 pilots, whereas P didn't say anything about pilot questions back then...
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Just preordered the second printing of ASM from actex.
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Lesson 8 (survival distributions: fractional ages) is the most time-consuming yet. I'm still practicing how to derive many of the formulas from just a few of them (there's less memorization this way). Anyways, I'm looking forward to moving past this lesson.
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With everyone starting now I'm getting a little anxious to start too. But I just bought the FAP modules and started those.

I think I'm disciplined enough to start in January once I get the official results back from MFE.
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With everyone starting now I'm getting a little anxious to start too. But I just bought the FAP modules and started those.

I think I'm disciplined enough to start in January once I get the official results back from MFE.
Out of curiosity, how do the FAP modules compare to the exams you've taken? Certainly easier, I would guess.
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Granted I just started yesterday; it just seems like a lot of busy work, but extremely annoying.

I thought they would be, read this book, then do an test/exercise.

But it's really, go through 100 slides online, every other slide read a 1-5 page article, and occasionally read a chapter or two in the books. Then do a test/exercise.

Very annoying.
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