David M. McClendon Professor
Department of Mathematics
Ferris State University
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     251:  Statistics
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     324:  Fundamentals of Math
     330:  Differential Equations
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     417:  Exam P Prep
     420:  Abstract Algebra
     430:  Real Analysis
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 MATH 414 (Probability / Statistics 1)

 Recent syllabi and course calendars

          Fall 2022 syllabus [pdf]
          Fall 2022 calendar [pdf]

 Course documents

          Lecture notes (2020/2022 version) [pdf]
          Chart of information related to common random variables (a.k.a. the "blue sheet") [pdf]
          List of common sum and integral formulas  (a.k.a. the "pink sheet") [pdf]
          Table of values for the standard normal cdf (a.k.a. the "green sheet") [pdf]
          List of useful prerequisites [pdf]
          Old exams (with solutions) [pdf]

 Exam P information

          Official Exam P page maintained by the Society of Actuaries
             (contains sample problems, syllabus, exam registration info, etc.)
          Be an Actuary
             (contains lots of information about pursuing a career in actuarial science)
             (online practice questions, quizzes and exams for actuarial exams)

          Coaching Actuaries
             (online exams and prep program)
          The Infinite Actuary
             (online exams and prep program)

 Other links

           Grinstead and Snell's free probability textbook [pdf]
           David Little's Plinko simulator

           FSU Math and Actuarial Science Club
           National site of Gamma Iota Sigma (risk management and actuarial science fraternity)

           FSU chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma
           Educational Counseling and Disability Services