ActEd's Solutions with Exam Technique (ASET)

ActEd Solutions with Exam Technique (ASET) contains exam papers along with ActEd’s full solutions including techniques for tackling exam questions.

ASETs are available in printed format or as an eBook. EBooks can be purchased as an addition to the printed product or as a stand‐alone product.

The tables below show which papers will be included in each subject.

ASET (2014-17 Papers)

Subjects
Exam Papers
CM, CS and CB subjects, CP1, SP1‐2, SP4‐9 and SA2‐4 April 2014 to October 2017 inclusive
CP3 May 2017 to September 2018 inclusive

In subjects where there have been significant syllabus changes, all relevant questions from all relevant subjects have been included, making it easier for you to find the questions you need.


ASET (2019-2021 Papers)

Subjects
Exam Papers
CM, CS and CB subjects, CP1, CP3, SP1‐2, SP4‐9 and SA2‐4 April 2019 to September 2021 papers
CP2 April 2020 and September 2021 papers

 ASET is fully up‐to‐date in respect of changes to the Syllabus and Core Reading.



Subjects CM and CS Paper B, subjects CP2 and CP3

You require some electronic files in order to complete some Paper B, CP2 and CP3 exam questions. For your convenience these files are given below.

For CS subjects, approaches that can be taken to completing your answer booklet for questions involving the use of R can be found here.

Subject
Files
CM1
April 2021
Download 'CM1B_121_AnswerSheet.xlsx'
CM1
September 2020
Download 'IandF_CM1B_202009_AnswerSheet.xlsx'
CM1
September 2019
Download 'IandF_CM1B_201909_AnswerSheet.xlsx'
CM1
April 2019
CM2
April 2021
Download 'CM2 ASET April 2021 Paper B Questions 2021.xlsx'
CM2
September 2020
CM2
September 2019
CM2
April 2019
CS1
April 2021
Download 'BinaryTrain.RData'
Download 'CS1passenger.RData'
CS1
September 2020
CS1
September 2019
CS1
April 2019
CS2
April 2021
Download 'CS2B_Apr_21_Qu_3_Data.csv'
CP2
April 2021
Download 'CP2 ASET Paper 1 April 2021.xlsx'
Download 'CP2 ASET Paper 2 April 2021.xlsx'
CP2
September 2020
CP2
April 2020
CP3
September 2020

Click on the appropriate link to download the file.


ASET includes not only a possible solution to each question on the exam paper, but also comments to help you with your exam technique, alternative approaches and references to the course material.

ASET is a useful complement to the Examiners’ Reports (available from the IFoA website).

Expected availability dates for study material.


Mini-ASET eBook (April 2022 Papers only)

Mini-ASET (April 2022 papers only) will be available to be ordered in April 2022 and it will be despatched around mid-August 2022. It is only available as an eBook, not in print.

Subjects
Exam Papers
CB, CM, CS, CP subjects, SP1‐2, SP4‐9 and SA2‐4 April 2022 only


ASET Samples

How can I download further information about ASET?

Here are some samples:

Download Subject CM2 sample

Download Subject SP2 sample

The ASET samples are in Adobe Acrobat format, and you will need the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print it. If you don't have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can download it here.

Download Acrobat


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