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5. Supposing a company charges a premium of $150 per year for an insurance policy for storm damage to roofs.

Actuarial studies show that in case of a storm, the insurance company will pay out an average of $8000 for damage to a composition shingle roof and an average of $12,000 for damage to a shake roof. They also determine that out of every 10,000 policies, there are 7 claims per year made on composition shingle roofs and 11 claims per year made on shake roofs. What is the company's expected value (i.e., expected profit) per year of a storm insurance policy? What annual profit can the company expect if it issues 1000 such policies?


A) What is the probability of a composition shingle roof claim out of 10,000 = ______ 

B) What is the probability of a shake roof claim out of 10,000 = ______

C) How many claims are made out of 10,000? = _______

D) What is the probability of no claims out of 10,000? = _______

E) How much does each shingle roof claim cost the company, don't forget each person pays $150 for the insurance? = ______

F) How much does each shake roof claim cost the company? = _____

G) How much money does the company make from each customer that does not make a claim? = ______

H) What is the Expected Value (this time you have 2 values to subtract from the Profit in the formula.

I) Write formula used here_______________________________________________________

J) What is the company's Expected Value = _________

L) How much profits will the company makes if it issues 1000 such policies? = _______

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The amount insurance company pays for shingle roof.
claim = $ 8000 - $150
$ 7850
claim
(F) Each shake noof, costs the
company
- $ 12,000 - $150
= $11, 850
(G) The money company makes from the...

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(J ) The expected value of company = $ 131. 2
(1) Expected value if it issues
1000 policies is
131. 2
10000
x 1090
= $1 3. 12

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$150 per year for an insurance policy for
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