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Unformatted text preview: 1 2. Assume that the force of mortality for a survival model is given by μ x = 1 110x . (a) Find the survival function S ( t ) corresponding to this force of mortality, simplifying as far as possible. (b) What is the limiting age ω for this model? (c) Sketch the survival function S ( t ). (d) Find the density function f ( t ). (e) What do you notice about this survival model? (In particular, assess its suitability as a survival model for human mortality.) 2...
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 Winter '08
 MATTHEWTILL
 Probability theory, Harshad number, Fundamental physics concepts, 30year, µx, survival function

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