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    For your first question, I think the implication...

    For your first question, I think the implication is that the policy is a simple term 10 that has no return of premium riders or any other frills such as participating dividends paid to the client,...
  2. Thread: Soa # 5

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    Probably too late to help you out, but just in...

    Probably too late to help you out, but just in case you're still wondering, the reason your reasoning is faulty is that you've assumed the population in the Venn circles has 10,000 people in it (of...
  3. lol. Seems that candidate would have tried to BS...

    lol. Seems that candidate would have tried to BS his way through anything.
  4. Hiring managersí most memorable interview mistakes

    Source: Hiring managers’ most memorable interview mistakes


    I just thought I'd share this, because I thought it was funny. I shared it on another forum, and they seemed to be enjoying it.
  5. Thread: New Member

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    Welcome to the forum.

    Welcome to the forum.
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    A degree wasn't necessary in the past from what I...

    A degree wasn't necessary in the past from what I hear. However, it's an expectation nowadays.

    You will be going up against people with exams under their belts and a degree. IQ has nothing to do...
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    Unless I'm mistaken, I think most of the people...

    Unless I'm mistaken, I think most of the people in this forum are part of societies that offer exams instead of professional papers.
  8. Thread: P/1

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    Nope. But a lot of people have and many swear by...

    Nope. But a lot of people have and many swear by them. Look around this website for yourself. Type "tia" or "the infinite actuary" in the search function. You should find some comments on what people...
  9. Thread: P/1

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    You should look around the web and schools near...

    You should look around the web and schools near you to find out. For online courseware, a couple of good sites are www.coachingactuaries.com and www.theinfiniteactuary.com.
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    I don't think that anyone can tell you for sure,...

    I don't think that anyone can tell you for sure, but I would think that if you do your job well, then your reputation in the company will assist you in moving horizontally into their actuarial...
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    Common sense would tell you that you can't know...

    Common sense would tell you that you can't know until you've tried almost everything you can do. The time/money factor for the first exam doesn't amount to much in the scheme of things. Even if you...
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    Spammer alert.

    Spammer alert.
  13. Good point; they are a part of some study...

    Good point; they are a part of some study manuals, and specifically a part of Probability for Risk Management, which a lot of people use.
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    Cool! That's some nice updated information! Can't...

    Cool! That's some nice updated information! Can't wait to get started this summer!
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    This is an encouraging thread. And congrats!

    This is an encouraging thread. And congrats!
  16. Oh I see. Defining specifically max{X, Y}, and...

    Oh I see. Defining specifically max{X, Y}, and not just max of S any set. Sounded like he was all over the place. Maybe I'll understand more when I study for FM.
  17. For a function: Let f be a function that is...

    For a function:
    Let f be a function that is defined and continuous on the closed interval [a,b].

    Suppose x is a point within the interval [a,b] and that a < x < b.

    A maximum is said to exist...
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    Just keep practicing. Review those books on...

    Just keep practicing. Review those books on algebra, and I'm sure you'll get it. I don't even have my bachelor's yet and I am doing well on the SOA questions. You should be able to pass with flying...
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    Good point. It might be a better review than a...

    Good point. It might be a better review than a high school textbook.
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    Yes. Take exam P or FM for example. There are...

    Yes.

    Take exam P or FM for example. There are resources available if you look through this website showing study guides and other material which will assist you in passing actuarial exams. You...
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    You should probably start off with more basic...

    You should probably start off with more basic algebra before starting the actuarial exams. The stuff most of us students take for granted (ex. (x^n)^(1/n) = x), you are going to need to succeed. I...
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    That's what I thought he meant, too.

    That's what I thought he meant, too.
  23. Thread: P1 Exam Prep

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    If you let people know what you've been doing to...

    If you let people know what you've been doing to study, maybe they will be able to give advice as to what you should be doing differently.
  24. No problem Sameer. How'd your exam go?

    No problem Sameer. How'd your exam go?
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    Please disregard my post. I couldn't delete it.

    Please disregard my post. I couldn't delete it.
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