Author: Barrons Educational Series Inc.
Release Date: 2011-05-01
This brand-new set of more 408flash cards will help nursing students succeed on the National Council Licensure Examination, which certifies them as registered nurses. The cards are divided into two categories: 300 cards identify medications and their uses; and 100 cards present questions typical of those found on recent NCLEX-RN exams. Each medication card names a medication on the front and lists its uses, how it is administered, and its side effects on the back. The 100 test question cards present answers on their reverse side and cover topics that include safe care and environment, safety and infection control, health promotion and maintenance, and other subjects that nursing students will encounter when they take the exam. Each card has a small punch hole in one corner that accommodates an enclosed metal ring students can use to select and rearranged cards to fit their study needs.
Author: Linda Anne Silvestri
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2013-03-26
With Saunders Q & A Review Cards for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 2nd Edition, you can study anytime and anywhere! The ideal companion to Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination, Linda Silvestri’s review cards contain 1,200 practice questions — each including test-taking strategies and detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Practice questions, organized by clinical area, appear on the front of each card with an icon indicating client need. The reverse side shows answers and rationales, along with Silvestri’s unique test-taking strategies and priority nursing action tips. 1,200 practice questions include detailed rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Alternate item format questions include multiple response, prioritizing, fill-in-the-blank, chart/exhibit, and figure/illustration to prepare you for the prioritizing, decision-making, and critical thinking skills needed to pass the NCLEX-RN. UNIQUE! Test-taking strategies for each question provide direction and hints to the correct answer. UNIQUE! Highlighted keywords or phrases in each answer identify a recommended review topic related to the question. Numerous pharmacology questions reflect the heavy emphasis on pharmacology on the NCLEX-RN. NEW! Organization of questions by clinical area lets you focus on weak areas and also use the cards as study aids in your course exams. UPDATED content reflects the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan. Increased coverage of pharmacology, prioritization, delegation, and triage/disaster management reflects the increased emphasis on these topics on the NCLEX-RN. NEW! Attractive, full-color design makes it quick and easy to locate questions in the various content areas.
Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2014-05-27
Genre: Study Aids
Prove your military worth with a stellar AFQT score The Armed Forces Qualifying Test (AFQT) is the most important part of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB), and you need to start preparing for it early. Your AFQT score determines which branch of the military you can join, and the better your score, the more attractive you become to recruiters. Your AFQT score is determined by your scores on the Verbal Expression, Mathematics Knowledge, and Arithmetic Reasoning sections of the test. Each branch of the military has their own criteria for potential candidates, with different minimum standard for high school graduates and GED holders. These minimum standards are rising with enlistment levels, so you need to prove that you're up to par. ASVAB AFQT For Dummies, 2nd Edition is your complete study guide to the AFQT. Retired Air Force Sergeant Rod Powers is a recognized authority in U.S. Military matters, and the ultimate AFQT tutor. Powers guides you through the critical information you need for the test, and gives you the confidence you need to do your best under pressure. Get acquainted with the basics of the AFQT, and learn the art of test taking Expand your vocabulary and enhance your reading comprehension skills Refresh your math skills, and make peace with word problems ASVAB AFQT For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes four separate practice exams with answers, so you'll know exactly what to expect on test day. Being in the military is all about showing what you're made of. The ASVAB is your first opportunity to do that, and ASVAB AFQT For Dummies, 2nd Edition will teach you how to dig deep and be the recruit the military wants.
Author: Robert H. Miller
Release Date: 2006-07-25
Provides firsthand, authoritative guidelines for readers thinking about or preparing for a medical school program, chronicling the entire process, from application and the four years of educational curriculum, to internships and residencies, fellowships, and selecting a specialty and finding the right job. Original. 35,000 first printing.
Author: Asvab Study Guide 2015-2016 Team
Release Date: 2015-03-23
Developed for students trying to score well on the ASVAB, this comprehensive study guide includes: -Word Knowledge Test Review -Paragraph Comprehension Test Review -Arithmetic Reasoning and Mathematics Knowledge Review -General Science Test Review -Assembling Objects Test Review -Mechanical Comprehension Test Review -One ASVAB Practice Test Plus 2 Additional AFQT Practice Tests -Detailed Answer Explanations for the Practice Questions -Test Taking Strategies Each section review goes into detail to cover all of the content likely to appear on the ASVAB. The ASVAB practice tests were designed to be as close as possible to the real test questions that you will face on test day. There are 185 questions on the main ASVAB practice test and 105 in each of the two bonus AFQT practice tests. This is a total of almost 400 ASVAB practice questions to help get you ready for your exam. The practice exams are each followed by detailed answer explanations. If you miss a question on the practice exam, it's important that you are able to understand the nature of your mistake and how to avoid making it again in the future. The answer explanations will help you to learn from your mistakes and overcome them. Understanding the latest test taking strategies is essential to preparing you for what you will expect on the exam. A test taker has to not only understand the material that is being covered on the test, but also must be familiar with the strategies that are necessary to properly utilize the time provided and get through the test without making any avoidable errors. Anyone planning to take the ASVAB should take advantage of the review material, practice tests, and test taking strategies contained in this study guide.
This extensive test prep manual covers the redesigned AP United States History curriculum, starting in 2014-2015, and will prepare students for the new exam being offered in May of 2015. Two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained Test-taking strategies for answering both the test's multiple choice, short answer, long essay, and document-based questions A detailed review of U.S. history, from pre-contact American Indian societies and the evolution of Colonial society, the American Revolution, the pre-Civil War economic structure of the United States and the slavery issue, the Civil War and Reconstruction, the growth of industrial America, the United States and its Empire, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War, American Liberalism and its decline, America in the age of Clinton, Bush, and Obama, and much more The enclosed CD-ROM presents two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers. Students who purchase Barron's AP United States History will also get free access to an online test, for even more practice and review.
Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2011-10-20
Lippincott's NCLEX-RN Review Cards, Fifth Edition provide 1,000 practice questions in a flash card format to help students prepare for the NCLEX-RN exam. The cards feature multiple-choice and alternate-format questions that align with the current NCLEX-RN test plan, and cover fundamental nursing concepts and skills, including medical-surgical , psychiatric and mental health, maternal-neonatal, and pediatric nursing. The front of each card poses the questions, and the back features correct answers, rationales for correct and incorrect responses, as well as the client needs category, client needs subcategory, and taxonomic level for each question. The card deck also includes a comprehensive practice test. Perfect for self- or group study, it provides comprehensive review as well as the option for a “quiz-game” challenge.
Author: Martin S. Manno
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
Release Date: 2010-02-26
With more review cards than any other product on the market, you'll have the perfect tool for study groups or on-the-go review, and with a new chapter focusing on pharmacology, you'll be more prepared than ever before. This edition features over 1,200 questions with alternate item-format and integrated content questions organized by clinical area and body system. These cards contain several practice questions on the front, with answers, rationales for correct and incorrect options, cognitive levels, nursing process steps, and NCLEX test plan categories on the back. You'll also receive an overview of the latest NCLEX-RN test plan, and valuable test-taking tips. UNIQUE! Provides more practice questions than any other card set with over 1,200 review questions on portable cards. An introductory section on test taking offers helpful strategies for improving your test-taking skills and managing test anxiety. Questions are logically organized by body system within each clinical area section. Plenty of alternate item-format questions, including multiple response, fill-in-the-blank, and illustrated questions, offer valuable preparation for the newer question formats appearing on the NCLEX-RN examination. Each question is classified by cognitive level, nursing process step, and NCLEX test plan client needs area to help you identify areas where more review may be required. A section on integrated concepts includes questions on leadership, management of patient care, cultural competence, and community-based practice, addressing the integrated concepts covered in the NCLEX-RN examination. UNIQUE! A separate section on pharmacology reflects the increased focus on this subject in the NCLEX examination and enables you to concentrate on the most frequently tested content. Rationales for incorrect options are now included to help you understand the faulty thought processes that lead to selecting the wrong answers. Double the number of alternate item questions and the new chart exhibit format ensure you have ample practice with the newest question formats.