Barron s Police Officer Exam 10th edition

Author: Donald Schroeder, Ph.D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438068824
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained; two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department; general strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam; new reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions; and, all important time management strategies. An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

Barron s Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764140914
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Political Science

(back cover) Updated with information, advice, and practice tests that apply to police departments across the country Four practice exams include two that were given by the New York City Police Department All questions answered and explained Study advice and test-taking tips

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764124102
Release Date: 2004-11-26
Genre: Political Science

Updated to reflect the most recent exams given across North America, this test prep manual presents four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and fully explained. Tests include two that were actually given by the New York City Police Department. Brand-new in this edition is a completely new diagnostic exam. It contains the latest question types found on recent police entry-level exams and guides candidates in quickly directing and focusing their study efforts. Other helpful features include instruction on writing police reports, advice on making the right impression at an admissions interview, an overview of police officers' responsibilities, and additional practice questions with answers, which follow in-depth explanations of each question type normally found on official police officer exams.

Correction Officer Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764113836
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Study Aids

Complete reviews in reading comprehension, math, memory-testing, modeled after similar exams as they are given in New York City and across the country.

Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118008539
Release Date: 2011-01-13
Genre: Study Aids

Your ticket to a higher score on the police officer exam Police exams are becoming increasingly difficult to pass, as law enforcement agencies are looking for the most capable officers from the candidate application pool. To help select the most qualified candidate, more than half of the departments and agencies throughout the country are following the current trend of using the National Police Officer Selection Test (POST also referred to as NPOST). Police Officer Exam For Dummies features three POST exams based on the official test, plus one New York City (NYC) exam. If you're a prospective police officer who needs to take the written exam, Police Officer Exam For Dummies gives you all the essential test preparation you need to succeed. Packed with study advice and test-taking tips, you'll get targeted instruction on everything you can expect on the actual exam. Targeted review in judgment, map reading, memory observation, and recall skills Coverage of all key subject areas 4 full-length practice officer exams with answers and detailed explanations Whether you're taking the local, county, state, or federal agency exam, this guide contains everything you need to score your highest on the exam and realize your dream of becoming a police officer.

Norman Hall s Police Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440519291
Release Date: 2003-04-01
Genre: Political Science

If you are planning to join the hundreds of thousands of applicants who take the police officer exam each year, you need to score high. In this updated and revised edition of his #1 police exam book, Norman Hall guarantees that you'll score between 80% and 100% on the exam--or your money back! With Norman Hall's Police Exam Prep Book, you'll have everything you need to ace the test, including: 7 practice tests; 3 full-length police officer exams; answer keys and self-scoring tables; pointers on avoiding common trouble spots; tips for meeting the physical requirements; the most up-to-date test-taking strategies; and more! Still worried that you might miss a vital test or question? Relax! Norman Hall's Police Exam Prep Book includes new test questions and sketch art, and gives you complete coverage of all test subject areas: basic mathematics; directional orientation; grammar, vocabulary, and spelling; memory; reading comprehension; report writing; situational judgment and reasoning; and everything else you need to ace the exam!

Barron s Police Sergeant Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder NYPD Ret.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438010982
Release Date: 2018-05
Genre: Study Aids

This revised and updated guide includes a diagnostic test and three full-length practice exams, review quizzes and police assessment exercises, fully explained answers, subject review sections, and more.

Barron s Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen
Publisher: Barrons Test Prep
ISBN: 1438004737
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This comprehensive study guide will help potential recruits prepare for exams in six different police organizations across Canada, including agencies in Alberta, Ontario, Vancouver and more.

Police Sergeant Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764123602
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Political Science

Revised and updated, this manual prepares police officers to take any of the various exams given throughout the country to qualify for promotion to the rank and responsibilities of police sergeant. A diagnostic test and three full-length practice exams are presented with answers and explanations. Subject review sections cover data analysis, police science, and community policing programs. Added features include brief practice-and-review quizzes and police assessment exercises with explained answers that are based on tests given by major police departments across the United States.

John Douglas s Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas
Publisher:
ISBN: 0743270592
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Study Aids

Guides aspiring police officers through the examination process, offering anecdotes, insights, and tips on scoring well on the tests, providing practice exams, and discussing necessary qualifications.

Barron s MAT

Author: Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764142356
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Study Aids

(back cover) A diagnostic test to help you assess your strengths and weaknesses Ten full-length practice exams with answer keys Advice on solving analogy problems Extensive practice and review in word association problems Brush-up check lists that cover all areas tested on the MAT

Barron s Police Officer Exam 10th Edition

Author: Donald Schroeder Ph. D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438009143
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This updated manual includes practice tests and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. Includes four full-length practice exams with questions answered and explained; two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department; strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests; and more.

Spanish for Law Enforcement Personnel

Author: William C. Harvey
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0812093674
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Political Science

An informal self-teaching course in Spanish emphasizes key phrases and vocabulary needed for police-related activities

Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists Second Edition

Author: Michael Baron
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498760607
Release Date: 2015-09-15
Genre: Mathematics

Student-Friendly Coverage of Probability, Statistical Methods, Simulation, and Modeling Tools Incorporating feedback from instructors and researchers who used the previous edition, Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists, Second Edition helps students understand general methods of stochastic modeling, simulation, and data analysis; make optimal decisions under uncertainty; model and evaluate computer systems and networks; and prepare for advanced probability-based courses. Written in a lively style with simple language, this classroom-tested book can now be used in both one- and two-semester courses. New to the Second Edition Axiomatic introduction of probability Expanded coverage of statistical inference, including standard errors of estimates and their estimation, inference about variances, chi-square tests for independence and goodness of fit, nonparametric statistics, and bootstrap More exercises at the end of each chapter Additional MATLAB® codes, particularly new commands of the Statistics Toolbox In-Depth yet Accessible Treatment of Computer Science-Related Topics Starting with the fundamentals of probability, the text takes students through topics heavily featured in modern computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, and associated fields, such as computer simulations, Monte Carlo methods, stochastic processes, Markov chains, queuing theory, statistical inference, and regression. It also meets the requirements of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Encourages Practical Implementation of Skills Using simple MATLAB commands (easily translatable to other computer languages), the book provides short programs for implementing the methods of probability and statistics as well as for visualizing randomness, the behavior of random variables and stochastic processes, convergence results, and Monte Carlo simulations. Preliminary knowledge of MATLAB is not required. Along with numerous computer science applications and worked examples, the text presents interesting facts and paradoxical statements. Each chapter concludes with a short summary and many exercises.