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Ma 418: Actuarial Mathematics I

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Actuarial modeling, including life states, survival models, and relevant random variable calculations; premium and reserves calculations; pension and retirement calculations, 3 credits, co-requisite: Ma 404.

Fall 2019 Course Information

Homework

 Weekly Homework Rubric F19

Recommended Problems

Chapter 2:  #1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13
Chapter 3:  #1 (just graphs are okay, use the life tables), 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10
Chapter 4:  #1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 12, 16, 18, 19, 20a-b
Chapter 5:  #1 - 8, 14   
Chapter 6:  #1 - 3, 5 - 7, 9, 14, 16 - 18  
Chapter 7:  #1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 18

Extra Credit Problems

(+3 if you do it on your own correctly, +2 if you do it with a partner correctly ... tell me what you did)
Chapter 5:  #9
Chapter 6:  #12

 

Papers

Actuary Roles

 Actuarial Ethical Concerns

Project

Capstone Project F19

 Life Tables Research

Capstone Work Log 

Additional Resources

SOA LTAM

SOA LTAM Tables

SOA MLC Tables - these will be provided to you for each test